South Clerk Street

Street Light Accident

1948

South Clerk Street  -  Lamp post accident, 1948

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Photo from Edinburgh Street Lighting Collection SL/90/8.  Photo Ref.  Scotsman 02161.

 

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      South Clerk Street  -  Lamp post accident, 1948

 

South Clerk Street

1948

This photo is from the Edinburgh Street Lighting Collection of photos held in the Edinburgh City Archive.

The photo of a lamp post knocked down outside the premises of:

-  Hosiery Manufacturing Company Ltd (65a South Clerk St) and

-  Abbey Buffet (65 South Clerk Street)

 was taken for the Edinburgh Evening Dispatch on January 17, 1948.

Police are on duty at the scene, but it has not been cordoned off in the way that it would be today (in 2011).

 

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