A literary photo-walk - Trainspotting

Walk around Leith with me, and take photos of some of the places that inspired a modern classic - Leith Dockers Club, the Banana flats, the site of the Leith Central Train Station. Photo-walk starts at the Port of Leith Pub, Constitution Street. The walk ends at the Central Bar at the bottom of Leith Walk, appox time 1 hr 30 mins.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Indeed, thanks to Audrey and Andy for organising. Like Diane said, I work in Leith but really interesting to see an area through new pair of eyes. Sorry for wandering off to take shots of the blue and yellow tower blocks ..... they have always fascinated me!

    April 15, 2013

  • Diane

    thanks for organising this ... it's always good to walk around familiar areas with a new pair of eyes :-)

    1 · April 14, 2013

  • Neil F.

    Well organised with plenty of photo opportunities. Some interesting facts about an area with load of history and character made for a good day out.

    1 · April 14, 2013

  • Lara V.

    Going to photograph a gig the same day. I might nip in to say hello as I live next to the pub :)

    April 12, 2013

  • Audrey B.

    Probably the Foot o the walk Jane, althought the Central Bar is very 'colourful', it may be better and cheaper to retire to a Wetherspoons :)

    April 10, 2013

    • Jane

      Thanks Audrey... I'll drop you a text to find out where you are, I'm not far from either.

      April 11, 2013

  • Jane

    Can't make the event, but can possibly make a drink afterwards... will that be in the Central Bar? (just wondering...)

    April 9, 2013

  • Declan

    Hi Ivan, the Port of Leith is the name of a pub on Constitution Street. Keep an eye out for other camera people either inside or outside the pub! See you there :-D

    April 5, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hello, sorry for that, but is my first time... Where it is the exactly place to meet...?

    April 5, 2013

    • Mark I

      Hello Ivan - we are meeting outside the Port o' Leith pub, which is on the corner of Constitution Street and Maritime Lane (see map link above).

      April 5, 2013

  • Mark I

    Good idea for a photo walk. Bonus points for photos from inside the Port o' Leith!?

    March 24, 2013

  • Jenni B.

    Sounds very welcome. I lo forward to coming.

    March 24, 2013

  • Lindsay W.

    I would loved to have come on this but attending my bestmates hen do!

    1 · March 24, 2013

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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