When I took this photo
in 1992, There was a yard, with some old buildings (now demolished)
immediately to the north of the Stevenson & Cheyne engineering
works, close to the Water of Leith.
Some of the buildings
can be seen in the photo at the top of this page.
Here is the original
photo, in colour:
and here is a sepia view
of the same building, with an old petrol pump in the foreground: