Railway Timetable - 1907
Here is an extract from the 1907 timetable. Looking at
the times and the column headings, it appears that the whole
timetable is spread over two pages and that this is one of the
This page lists almost 50 train per day departing from Princes
Street Station (passenger trains) or Lothian Road Station (goods
trains) heading for Granton and Leith, together with a few heading
for destinations north of the Forth. Two of the trains have
a destination of Granton Gas Works; they are described as
On Sundays, this lists just two trains heading for Granton or
Leith. Both are workmen's trains to Granton Gas Works, one
departed Princes Street Station at 5.37am, the other departed
Princes Street station at 5.37pm.
Journeys from Princes Street Station to Granton Gas Works
Station in 1907 took just 12 minutes.
Granton Gas Works