"As a teenager in the latter half of the 30's
I well recall standing, on more than one occasion, on that very platform.
Living at that time in Cheshire, son of a
Scottish mother with extensive family in Edinburgh and the Lothians, we
were regular annual visitors to the city.
may be playing tricks but I believe that the fare from Princes Street
station to Davidson's Mains was one (old) penny single and one and a half
Some of the rolling stock was quite old, even
then, possibly dating from the early 1900's
Arthur Davies, March 29 2006