New Town - The Shore

Spooky Stories on the Cycleway!

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This post was written by Liz Stewart, a member of the public The Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust is running a spooky storytelling session on the North Edinburgh Cycleway as part of the Innertube project. Suitable for families, participants s…

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History: Lamb’s House, Leith

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Lamb’s House was probably one of the finest merchants’ houses in Scotland in the 16th and 17th centuries. It is an impressive four storey A listed building with crow-stepped gables, tall chimneys and massive fireplaces. Historians are unsure of it…

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Edinburgh’s Original Tram Depot

One of Edinburgh’s original tram depot buildings can still be seen on Henderson Row. The first cable hauled trams were introduced in Edinburgh in 1888, replacing horse-drawn trams, and these ‘new’ cable hauled trams had their depot and drive-mecha…

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