Tuck's "Oilette" series
Here is a postcard from the Raphael Tuck & Sons' "Oilette"
Edinburgh series V (7523).
In this view:
- Waterloo Place leads straight ahead towards the Nelson Monument on
- North Bridge leads out of the picture on the right, passing
between the former General Post Office (on the left, now refurbished
inside as new offices) and the North British Station Hotel on the right,
now the Balmoral Hotel)
- Leith Street (not visible in this picture leads out of the
picture on the left, behind the statue of the Duke of Wellington on
This card was sent through the post in 1911.