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Map showing the Edinburgh Boundaries

and

Dalmeny Estate

 

Zoom-in to Dalmeny Estate on a map of Edinburgh Boundaries before and after 1920

  Copyright: For permission to reproduce, please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk 
Based on a map published in 'Edinburgh Official Guide', published by the Authority of the Magistrates and Council, 1923

 

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Map of Edinburgh Boundaries before and after 1920 - also showing the Dalmeny Estate

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Map of Edinburgh Boundaries before and after 1920 - also showing the Dalmeny Estate

   Dalmeny House on the Dalmeny Estate  -  November 2005

Dalmeny Estate - Photos

 

Dalmeny Estate

The Rosebery Family

The Dalmeny Estate lies on the south shore of the Firth of Forth, between South Queensferry and Cramond.  It is owned by the Rosebery Family

The estate was bought in  the 1660s by Sir Archibald Primrose for his son who was created 1st Earl of Rosebery in 1703.  The family lived in the 12th century  Barnbougle Castle on the estate, beside the Forth until Dalmeny House was built.

It was the 4th Earl who built Dalmeny House in 1815 on the estate, about a quarter of a mile inland from the castle.

Dalmeny House

   Dalmeny House on the Dalmeny Estate  -  November 2005

After lying derelict for many decades, Barnbougle Castle is now w private residence.  The Rosebery Family still live in Dalmeny House.

Walks through Dalmeny Estate

There is a public walk beside the Firth of Forth through Dalmeny Estate.  This has been a popular walk from South Queensferry to Cramond for many decades, ending with the short passage by ferry across the River Almond at Cramond.

Cramond Ferry

   Postcard by Alex A Inglis  -  Cramond Ferry

Cramond Ferry is now (2005) temporarily closed, so  on approaching Cramond, the walk now takes a turn to the right and follows the western bank of the River Almond to Cramond Bridge beside the Edinburgh to South Queensferry road.

NOTE:  The map above is a 1920 map.  Little has changed within the Dalmeny Estate since then, but to the south of the estate a new A90 road has been built linking Barnton to the Forth Road Bridge at South Queensferry.  Most of the old road still exists, reaching South Queensferry via Hawes Pier beneath the Forth Rail Bridge.  It is the old road that appears on the map above.

The Old Road

   The route from South Queensferry to Edinburgh near Dalmenny

Source:  Rosebery family details have been taken from the Tour Scotland web site.

 

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EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks