12 remarkable Edinburgh photos chart fascinating history of one of city's most iconic streets

Here, we take a nostalgic look at Edinburgh’s Leith Walk in the 1800s and 1900s

These days, Leith Walk is one of Edinburgh’s busiest thoroughfares – but have you ever wondered what it looked like a hundred-plus years ago?

As locals know all too well, plenty has changed on Leith Walk in recent years. But today’s issues, such as traffic and tram works, also plagued the famous street in past times.

Take a look through our photo gallery to see 12 incredible images of Leith Walk in the 1800s and 1900s.

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