Washington Wilson of Aberdeen, like James Valentine of Dundee, produced
a very large number of views of Scotland in the 19th century. Both
companies sold their prints individually and mounted into albums.
The image below is taken from an
albumen print, approx 8 ins x 5.25 ins. The title of the photograph is
Holyrood Palace & Arthur's Seat.
[No.202GWW.] was one of the earliest of George Washington
Wilson's photos. I have not yet discovered the date when it was
The picture shows Holyrood Abbey
(left) with Holyrood Palace beside it (right), with Calton Hill in
Queen's Park in the background.