List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
LAURISTON TERRACE Lauriston Terrace Corner Ticket
J Fairley Grocer Lauriston Place
This name applies to a range of handsome houses at the north end of Lauriston Lane The houses are 6 Stories occupied by Shopkeepers & others.
WHARTON PLACE Wharton Place Corner Ticket
Name on Lamp Posts
A range of handsome houses 4 Stories high including an under ground Story having Sunk areas in front railed in. Occupied by respectable families
WHARTON LANE Wharton Lane Corner Ticket
J Fairley Grocer Lauriston Place
A lane or back Street leading from Wharton Place to the Meadows or Hope Park It is kept clean well paved and Supplied with gas On each Side are a few good houses with garden attached E. [East] Side of this lane is Watsons Hospital

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[Page] 35
Edinburgh 5 feet Scale
List of Names collected by C. A. [Civilian Assistant] J. Carpenter Feby [February] 7th 1851

Lauriston Terrace - Houses
Wharton Place - Houses
Wharton Lane - A lane

[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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