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Edinburgh
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Work

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Shops

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Cars

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Bus
Termini

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Leith
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Then
& Now

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Edinburgh Photographic Society

December 3, 2014

 

 

 

Early AND Recent

Photos

 
1.

Lower Drawbridge

   Lower Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at The Shore, Leith  -  Removed 1910

Removed 1910

early photo

S

2005

recent photo

 
2.

Upper Drawbridge

   Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

1910

early photo

Looking NW across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

2011

recent photo

 
3.

Upper Drawbridge

   Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

1910

early photo

Looking N across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

2011

recent photo

 
4.

Junction Bridge

Junction Bridge, Leith  -  Road Widening  -  1909

1909

early photo

Great Junction Street  -  Bridge over the old railway.  Looking NW, 2011

2011

recent photo

 
5.

Junction Road Station

Junction Road Station -  1909

1909

early photo

The site of Junction Road Station and the bridge under Great Junction Street  -  2011

2011

recent photo

 
6.

Green Jenny's Close and Giles Street

JCJ Kirk's Hairdressing Rooms, Green Jenny's Close, Giles Street, Leith  -  Demolished 1914

Demolished 1914

early photo

Car park and Yardheads School, now converted to housing.  The car park in the foreground is where the hairdresser at the corner of Green Jenny's Close and Giles Street once stood.

2011

recent photo

 
7.

Corner of St Andrew Street and Sheriff Brae

The corner of Sheriff Brae and St Andrew Street at Coalhill, Leith  -  Demolished 1915

Demolished 1915

early photo

    The corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street) and Sheriff Brae

2011

recent photo

 
8.

Sheriff Brae

Corner of St Andrew Street and Sheriff Brae, Leith - Demolished 1915

Demolished 1915

early photo

Looking to the SE along Sheriff Brae towards the corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street)

2011

recent photo

1.

Lower Drawbridge

1a

Lower Drawbridge  -  Removed March 1910

Lower Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at The Shore, Leith  -  Removed 1910

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

1b.

Site of the Lower Drawbridge, Leith  -  2005

Loking to the north from the bridge over the Water of Leith at Bernard Street, towards the site of the Lower Drawbridge and Leith Docks

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken: October 31, 2005

2.

Upper Drawbridge

2a.

Upper Drawbridge  -  1910

Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

2b.

Sandport Place Bridge, Leith  -  2011

Looking NW across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

3.

Upper Drawbridge
Road and
Buildings

3a.

Upper Drawbridge  -  1910

Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

3b.

Sandport Place Bridge, Leith  -  2011

Looking NW across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

4.

Upper Drawbridge
Road and Water of Leith

4a.

Upper Drawbridge, Leith  -  1910

Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

4b.

Sandport Place Bridge, Leith  -  2011

Looking N across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

5.

Junction Road Station

5a.

Junction Bridge  -  Bridge Widening  - 1910

Junction Road Station -  1909

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

5b.

Junction Road Station  -  2011

The site of Junction Road Station and the bridge under Great Junction Street  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

6.

Green Jenny's Close

6a.

Buildings  -  demolished 1914

JCJ Kirk's Hairdressing Rooms, Green Jenny's Close, Giles Street, Leith  -  Demolished 1914

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

6b.

Junction Road Station  -  2011

Car park and Yardheads School, now converted to housing.  The car park in the foreground is where the hairdresser at the corner of Green Jenny's Close and Giles Street once stood.

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

7.

St Andrew Street
and
Sheriff Brae

7a.

The corner of St Andrew Street and Sheriff Brae  -  Demolished 1915

The corner of Sheriff Brae and St Andrew Street at Coalhill, Leith  -  Demolished 1915

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

7b.

The corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street) and Sheriff Brae  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken:  January 25, 2011

8.

Sheriff Brae

8a.

Sheriff Brae  -  Demolished 1915

The corner of Sheriff Brae and St Andrew Street at Coalhill, Leith  -  Demolished 1915

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

8b.

The corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street) and Sheriff Brae  -  2011

Looking to the SE along Sheriff Brae towards the corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street)

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken:  January 25, 2011

 

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