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South St Andrew Street

Tram approaching Princes Street


South St Andrew Street

South St Andrew Street  -  Tram heading towards Princes Street

  Reproduced by courtesy Lothian Buses plc

South St Andrew Street

Here is a tram is heading to the south down South St Andrew Street, a short street leading from St Andrew Square

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  East Side of St Andrew Square

towards Princes Street.

-   On the left is The Grand Restaurant. 

-   On the right is RW Forsyth's department store, now closed.

-   Straight ahead are a bus in Princes Street and a tram turning into Princes Street.

-   In the background are the high buildings of the Old Town of Edinburgh, with the distinctive spire of St Giles Church in the High Street standing out on the skyline.

 St Giles Cathedral  -  Post Card  -  Alex ander G Anderson

Milk Bars

Bryan Gourlay, Biggar, Lanarkshire, Scotland, has sent recollections of Edinburgh Milk Bars in the 1950s. 

He points out that one of Edinburgh's two milk bars was immediately to the left of the road repair sign, on the pavement in the large photograph above.




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