Edinburgh retro: 16 incredible old photos of The Meadows show how much Edinburgh beauty spot has changed

Here, we take a nostalgic look at The Meadows in Edinburgh, which has seen plenty of action down the years

The Meadows is a beauty spot in the heart of Edinburgh where locals just love to gather, especially when the sun is shining on Scotland’s capital city

Today, the iconic park in Edinburgh is popular for picnics, playing sports and people watching, but it’s seen plenty of action down the years, from marches, protests, royal visits, festivals and much more.

Have a scroll through out our photo gallery to see just how much The Meadows has changed down the decades.

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