|Edinburgh street plan 1877|
|Edinburgh Castle 1877|
|Calton Hill 1877|
|Greyfriars Churchyard 1877|
|Edinburgh University and Museum 1877|
Between them, these maps tell us a lot about what Edinburgh was like in the late nineteenth century, except for one important thing; the route from any point A to any point B in Edinburgh is always uphill, and when you go back again it's still uphill.