List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
SIMPSON'S LAND Simpson's Land Name above entrance This name applies to a tenement in Lauriston Street & back premises to which there is a narrow entrance
LADY LAWSON'S WYND Lady Lawsons Wynd Corner TicKet
Name on Lamp Posts
A narrow back Street or lane leading from West Port to Lauriston Street it is well paved & tolerably clean the houses are generally 3 Storeys high occupied by mechanics & other working people. In this Street is a Cameronian Church or Chapel a large plain building

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Edinburgh 5 feet Scale
List of Names collected by C. A. [Civilian Assistant] J. Carpenter Feby [February] 7th 1851

Lady Lawsons Wynd [note]
Cameronian Chapel
27 or 30?

[signed] J. Carpenter c. A. [civilian Assistant]

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This Name Book refers to Edinburgh 1851 - Sheet 39
OS large scale Scottish town plans, 1847-1895 - Scale: 1:1056

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