Mason's Procession along

Princes Street

1896

 

Procession passes the Life Association of Scotland Building, Princes Street

Procession of Masons passes along Princes Street to commemorate the Laying of the Foundation Stone for North Bridge, 1896

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to The Museum of Edinburgh

 

Princes Street Procession

to celebrate the laying of the Foundation Stone for North Bridge

The procession of Masons in the photograph above is to mark the laying of the Foundation Stone for North Bridge on 25 May 1896.

The Masons are just visible above the large crowd in the centre-right of the picture passing in front of the Life Association of Scotland Head Office in Princes Street, and approaching the junction with the Mound, where Magistrates are waiting.

The Mound

  

 

 

 

 

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