I love maps! Old maps particularly. Look at this wonderful feature Edinburgh City Libraries has on their Our Town Stories site!
We had a great reaction to our recent post about the fantastic ‘then and now’ photographs on the Our Town Stories site.
But did you know the site also has historical maps of our city? These are superimposed over a present day map so you can see how areas have changed using the slider tool – just like the ‘then and now’ photographs.
Here are a few of our favourites:
Turnhouse (1905) before Edinburgh Airport