At the top of Waverley Steps

East End of

Princes Street

Around 1948

Aunt Winnie and Woolworths - around 1948

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to John Smith, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland.


Princes Street


Thank you to John Smith, Paisley, Renfrewshire, for allowing me to reproduce this photograph of his Aunt Winnie Forsyth, taken at the east end of Princes Street from near the top of Waverley Steps, around 1948.

Valentine's Postcard  - Waverley Steps  -  Posted 1936

The View

In the background are:

-   FW Woolworths' store

-  Register House and the statue to the Duke of Wellington at the junction of Princes Street and North Bridge

Aunt Winnie, again

Here is another photograph of his Aunt Winnie, sent to me by John Smith.  This one was taken at St Catherine Place near Haymarket, around 1950.

Aunt Winnie Forsyth in West Catherine Place, Haymarket, Edinburgh  -  around 1950


Princes Street:     Looking E      Looking W       Looking S      Looking N and NE