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Stromness Street

Date is an estimate again. The consensus in the office is that this picture is looking north from Porteous Brae towards Graham Place.
Picture added on 26 November 2004
No question about it. It is taken with your back to wall of what would be my father's shop Drever & Boyes Licence Grocers from 1948 till it shut in 1984. The shop was converted into living accommodation in 2001/02
Added by Brian Drever on 23 August 2005
Have just come across this while idly clicking on Random Pic (a very fine way to pass a little time). In those days, 'Porteous Brae' hadn't been thought of. It was Laird's Brae after the butcher whose premises were a few doors further south in what was later James (Jimmy Feet) Stevenson's shop.
Added by Ian Hourston on 20 June 2011
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