a drawing by James Drummond RSA.
is an engraving of Edinburgh Castle from The Castle Road (now
named Johnston Terrace). The buildings are very similar
today, though it would be unusual to find carts or washing
is a flight of stairs through the gate to the left
of the yard with the washing line. The steps lead to the
Castle Esplanade. The Castle sits high on Castle
hill - the furthest left of the buildings in this
This view was the subject of several post
cards in the early 1900s.