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Selected Maps

Cartographer: Sebastian Munster
Title: : Alexander Alesius Scotus de Edinburgo
Date: 1558      Size: 7 x 11 inches
Published: Basel
Description: The first printed map of Edinburgh, taken from the seminal 16th century work, the 'Cosmographia'.
Map Ref: SCOT1541
Cartographer: Jan Jansson
Title: : Provincae Lauden seu Lothien et Linlitouo
Date: 1666      Size: 23 x 18 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Clydesdale to Northberwick. Edinburgh and Coast of Fife. Decorative Cartouche. Coloured.
Map Ref: SCOT1022
Cartographer: Greenvile Collins
Title: : [Leith]
Date: 1785      Size: 22 x 18 inches
Published: London
Description: Coastal survey of the Water of Leith with a prominent plan. A large vignette of the town embellishes the map.
Map Ref: SCOT1491
Cartographer: SDUK
Title: : The Environs of Edinburgh
Date: 1838      Size: 16 x 12 inches
Published: London
Description: Edinburgh and its environs. Original colour.
Map Ref: SCOT1603
Cartographer: W.S. & J.K. Milne
Title: : Pictorial Plan of Edinburgh
Date: 1845      Size: 22 x 18 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: Very unusual separately issued folding pictorial plan of Edinburgh. Original colour. SL
Map Ref: SCOT1542
Cartographer: Letts & Son
Title: : Plan of Edinburgh
Date: 1883      Size: 17 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: Edinburgh. City plan marking institutions, transportation routes and topographical information. Printed colour.
Map Ref: SCOT1591
Cartographer: G.& J. Bartholomew
Title: : Environs of Edinburgh
Date: 1885      Size: 6 x 4 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: Edinburgh and its Environs. Also shows the Firth of Fourth. Original printed colour.
Map Ref: SCOT1465
Cartographer: George Bacon
Title: : Edinburgh
Date: c. 1890      Size: 18 x 13 inches
Published: London
Description: Edinburgh. Detailed street plan of the city with reference to the wards. Original colour.
Map Ref: SCOT1579
Cartographer: Letts & Son
Title: : Geological Map of the Environs of Edinburgh
Date: 1892      Size: 15 x 13 inches
Published: London
Description: Edinburgh and Environs. Geological map. Original printed colour.
Map Ref: SCOT1621
Cartographer: A.K. Johnston
Title: : Plan of Edinburgh, Leith and Portobello with Suburbs
Date: 1909      Size: 48 x 32 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: Splendid folding wall map of Edinburgh in wonderful detail including the outskirts of the city in the early 20th century. Folded.
Map Ref: SCOT1581
Cartographer: George Reid
Title: : Pictorial Map of Edinburgh and Leith
Date: c. 1930      Size: 33 x 20 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: Colourful pictorial plan of Edinburgh designed to promote the beauty and attractions of the city. Printed colour. (SL)
Map Ref: SCOT1625
Cartographer: G.& J. Bartholomew
Title: : City of Edinburgh Transport Map
Date: c. 1938      Size: 38 x 28 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: Large vintage city plan emaphasizing the transport links within Edinburgh, including tramways, buses and motor coaches. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: SCOT1607