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Stonemasons Working On The Site Of The GPO Building 1880s

Stonemasons Working On The Site Of The GPO Building 1880s

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At least one of those pictured here is a relative of Anne Findlay (née Sutherland). They came from Brora to Edinburgh to work on the construction of the General Post Office in the east end of Princes Street.

[Agnes (Nan) Currie (née Collie), who donated the photograph, was the granddaughter of Anne Findlay.]

Donor number: 0141-014

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