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Edinburgh, Muirhouse.
General view of main facade. Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 15599 PO General Collection Edinburgh, Muirhouse. General view of main facade. 1982 Item Level
View of chimneys and window of centre, main facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4818/17A View of chimneys and window of centre, main facade 1955 Item Level
View of main entrance door with crest and datestone 1832 above Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4818/16A View of main entrance door with crest and datestone 1832 above 1955 Item Level
View looking across rear facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4819/19A View looking across rear facade 1955 Item Level
View from south of western part of entrance facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4819/21A View from south of western part of entrance facade 1955 Item Level
View of tower from west Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4819/18A View of tower from west 1955 Item Level
View from south of eastern part of front facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4819/20A View from south of eastern part of front facade 1955 Item Level
View of stable block Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4818/15A View of stable block 1955 Item Level
View from south of front facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4818/14A View from south of front facade 1955 Item Level
View from south east of front facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4816/10A View from south east of front facade 1955 Item Level
View from south west of front facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4817/13A View from south west of front facade 1955 Item Level
Distant view from south east Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4816/9A Distant view from south east 1955 Item Level
View from south of front facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 10809 View from south of front facade 1977 Item Level
Detail of fresco in drawing room, dated 1832 Photographs and Off-line Digital Images B 53108 PO Detail of fresco in drawing room, dated 1832 1990 Item Level
View of entrance facade (newspaper cutting) and text; 'New Role For A Mansiohouse  The future use of Muirhouse Mansionhouse, Edinburgh, was discussed yesterday by the Health Committee of Edinburgh Town Council.  There are two proposals - to convert it into a hostel for homeless tubercular persons, or to a centre for the after-care of persons freed from infection but living in lodging houses. ("News" photo.)' Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 81863 NC View of entrance facade (newspaper cutting) and text; 'New Role For A Mansiohouse The future use of Muirhouse Mansionhouse, Edinburgh, was discussed yesterday by the Health Committee of Edinburgh Town Council. There are two proposals - to convert it into a hostel for homeless tubercular persons, or to a centre for the after-care of persons freed from infection but living in lodging houses. ("News" photo.)' 24/3/1955 Item Level
View from south west of front facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4817/12A View from south west of front facade 1955 Item Level
View from south of front facade Photographs and Off-line Digital Images ED 4816/11A View from south of front facade 1955 Item Level
Page 56/2  Postcard of coloured engraving inscr; 'THE FORTH FROM CORSTORPINE HILL' with some houses near the shore (possibly Muirhouse)
Photograph Album 95  The Baxter Print Album Print Room PA 95/56/2 General Collection. Photograph Albums. Page 56/2 Postcard of coloured engraving inscr; 'THE FORTH FROM CORSTORPINE HILL' with some houses near the shore (possibly Muirhouse) Photograph Album 95 The Baxter Print Album c. 1855 Item Level
PRINT ROOM ALBUM 3: THE DAVIDSONS OF MUIRHOUSE
Hard backed album with maroon coloured leather spine and corners with marble effect paper covers.  Thomas Davidson, a palaeontologist compiled this illustrated record of his family history which contains watercolours, engravings, cuttings, a piece of family tartan and drawings of buildings associated with the Davidsons, principally Muirhouse and Hatton House.  Inscribed on one of the front leaves is; 'The Davidsons of Muirhouse by Thomas Davidson of Muirhouse LLD, FRS, FGS etc & dedicated to my son William Davidson 3rd William of Muirhouse'. Stored with the album is a collection of miscellaneous notes and cuttings including, for example;  A sketch of elevation and gable of the west lodge at Muirhouse (pen on tracing paper), dated 1883, A cutting from The Scottish Gardener, Northern Forester dated December 14, 1912, including photographs of Muirhouse and the west avenue and text about the house and grounds, Sketch, pen on tracing paper inscr; 'Bemersyde House in 1881' and below, again pen on tracing paper; 'Bemersyde Tower in olden times   old garden with A Haig's sundial', Pencil and grey wash drawing of Bemersyde Tower dated 1861 and initialled 'WJD', Pencil and grey wash drawing of Comrie House dated 1874 and initialled 'WJD',  Grey wash drawing of Bonaly initialled WJD, A list of pictures at Muirhouse including portraits by Raeburn, Joshua Reynolds, Geddes, Skirving and frescoes by Zephaniah Bell, Pencil sketches of 'shields of dining room ceiling at Muirhouse' by R J Davidson, Engraving of Thomas Davidson FRS, engraved by J Brown from a photograph by Mayall, Photographic copy of a portrait, Family tree extracts,various newspaper cuttings relating to the work of Thomas Davidson FRS, enthronement to Bishop of Winchester of Dr Randall Davidson and notices of deaths of family members. Also included is the autobiography of William Davidson (1783-1865) see notes for resume of the books. Print Room AL 3 Davidsons of Muirhouse PRINT ROOM ALBUM 3: THE DAVIDSONS OF MUIRHOUSE Hard backed album with maroon coloured leather spine and corners with marble effect paper covers. Thomas Davidson, a palaeontologist compiled this illustrated record of his family history which contains watercolours, engravings, cuttings, a piece of family tartan and drawings of buildings associated with the Davidsons, principally Muirhouse and Hatton House. Inscribed on one of the front leaves is; 'The Davidsons of Muirhouse by Thomas Davidson of Muirhouse LLD, FRS, FGS etc & dedicated to my son William Davidson 3rd William of Muirhouse'. Stored with the album is a collection of miscellaneous notes and cuttings including, for example; A sketch of elevation and gable of the west lodge at Muirhouse (pen on tracing paper), dated 1883, A cutting from The Scottish Gardener, Northern Forester dated December 14, 1912, including photographs of Muirhouse and the west avenue and text about the house and grounds, Sketch, pen on tracing paper inscr; 'Bemersyde House in 1881' and below, again pen on tracing paper; 'Bemersyde Tower in olden times old garden with A Haig's sundial', Pencil and grey wash drawing of Bemersyde Tower dated 1861 and initialled 'WJD', Pencil and grey wash drawing of Comrie House dated 1874 and initialled 'WJD', Grey wash drawing of Bonaly initialled WJD, A list of pictures at Muirhouse including portraits by Raeburn, Joshua Reynolds, Geddes, Skirving and frescoes by Zephaniah Bell, Pencil sketches of 'shields of dining room ceiling at Muirhouse' by R J Davidson, Engraving of Thomas Davidson FRS, engraved by J Brown from a photograph by Mayall, Photographic copy of a portrait, Family tree extracts,various newspaper cuttings relating to the work of Thomas Davidson FRS, enthronement to Bishop of Winchester of Dr Randall Davidson and notices of deaths of family members. Also included is the autobiography of William Davidson (1783-1865) see notes for resume of the books. 1880 Item Level
Page 6  Photograph, detail of Davidson Arms dated 1832, with text; 'Davidson Arms  Carved in stone over the principal door at Muirhouse'
Print Room Album 3  The Davidsons of Muirhouse Print Room AL 3/6 Davidsons of Muirhouse Page 6 Photograph, detail of Davidson Arms dated 1832, with text; 'Davidson Arms Carved in stone over the principal door at Muirhouse' Print Room Album 3 The Davidsons of Muirhouse c. 1880 Item Level
Page 65  Plan of the Muirhouse Estate in 1879
Print Room Album 3  The Davidsons of Muirhouse Print Room AL 3/65 Davidsons of Muirhouse Page 65 Plan of the Muirhouse Estate in 1879 Print Room Album 3 The Davidsons of Muirhouse 1879 Item Level
Page 65v  Photograph showing vegetation inscr; 'Muirhouse view from Drawing room window. 1882'
Print Room Album 3  The Davidsons of Muirhouse Print Room AL 3/65V Davidsons of Muirhouse Page 65v Photograph showing vegetation inscr; 'Muirhouse view from Drawing room window. 1882' Print Room Album 3 The Davidsons of Muirhouse 1882 Item Level
Page 66/2  Drawing of East Avenue
Print Room Album 3  The Davidsons of Muirhouse Print Room AL 3/66/2 Davidsons of Muirhouse Page 66/2 Drawing of East Avenue Print Room Album 3 The Davidsons of Muirhouse 1880 Item Level
Page 66/3  Drawing of the new Muirhouse and gardens in 1880
Print Room Album 3  The Davidsons of Muirhouse Print Room AL 3/66/3 Davidsons of Muirhouse Page 66/3 Drawing of the new Muirhouse and gardens in 1880 Print Room Album 3 The Davidsons of Muirhouse 1880 Item Level