List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Mr Shirving Quarryholes
James Chesser Gardener Hawkhill
P.O. [Post Office] Directory
[Situation] W. [West] side of Easter Road
A farm house one story high slated and in good repair, with extensive offices and a considerable farm of Arable land attached. It is the property of the Trinity Hospital and let by the governors, who are the Lord Provost and Majestrates of Edinr. [Edinburgh] for the time being. occupant Mt. Shriving
Easter Road
Mr Shriving P.O. [Post Office] Directory [Situation] Extendg. [Extending] in a N.E. [North east] direction to the Burgh of Leith
A fine line of road with good footpath and gas lamps it extends from Abbey Hill to Leith Links, it derives its name from its being the more eastern approach from Leith to Edinr. [Edinburgh]

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Parish of South Leith

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This Name Book refers to Edinburgh 1852 - Sheet 22
OS large scale Scottish town plans, 1847-1895 - Scale: 1:1:1056

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