The History of Leith

February 5, 2005

Edinburgh Castle

Views of Edinburgh Castle from the past

Edinburgh Castle
Plan of Edinburgh Castle 1883

Engaved stone from Edinburgh Castle
Engraved stone from Edinburgh Castle now removed

Edinburgh Castle before 1573
Edinburgh Castle before 1573

Edinburgh Castle from the Kings Mews (Grassmarket)
Edinburgh Castle from the Kings Mews (Grassmarket)

Edinburgh Castle-1779
Edinburgh Castle-1779

Mons Meg
Edinburgh Castle-Mons Meg

Inner Gateway of Edinburgh Castle 1883
Inner Gateway of Edinburgh Castle 1883

Royal Lodgings Edinburgh Castle
Royal Lodgings Edinburgh Castle 1883

The Regalia of Scotland
The Regalia of Scotland

Edinburgh from the Castle 1825
Edinburgh from the Castle 1825

The Flodden Wall
The Flodden Wall

Edinburgh North-South 17th c
Edinburgh North (top) and South (bottom) 17th c

Edinburgh Castle 17th c
Edinburgh Castle 17th c

Queen Mary's Room Edinburgh Castle
Queen Mary’s Room Edinburgh Castle where James VI/I was born

Siege of Edinburgh Castle 1573
Siege of Edinburgh Castle 1573

Edinburgh Castle 1647
Edinburgh Castle 1647

The Dungeons Below Queen Mary's Room Edinburgh Castle
The dungeons below Queen Mary’s room Edinburgh Castle

St Margaret's Chapel Edinburgh Castle
st Margaret’s Chapel Edinburgh Castle 1883

Chancel Arch St Margaret Chapel Edinburgh Castle 1883
Chancel Arch, St Margaret’s Chapel, Edinburgh Castle 1883

Ruins of Well House below Edinburgh Castle
Ruins of Well House below Edinburgh Castle

Wallace Cradle Edinburgh Castle
Wallace Cradle Edinburgh Castle

Taken from James Grant’s “Old and New Edinburgh” 1883

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