BOEC New Series Volume 7, 2008

Rosebery and the Birth of the Old Edinburgh Club
Owen Dudley Edwards

Burgage Plots and the Foundation of the Burgh of Edinburgh
Robin Tait

The Prisons of War in Edinburgh Castle
Chris Tabraham

Thomas and John Donaldson and the Edinburgh Medical Class Cards
A.D.C. Simpson

An Account of the Duddingston Curling Society, 1795-1854
David B. Smith

Robert Forrest (1789-1852) and his Exhibition on the Calton Hill
Joe Rock

The Edinburgh School of Cookery
Una A. Robertson

Edinburgh Portraits

Gregor Drummond, 1744-1813, Flesher
Graham Palmer

Daniel Wilson, 1816-1892
Kitty Cruft


James Craig’s Original Design for the Observatory on Calton Hill, May 1776
D.J. Bryden

The Burns-Scott Meeting at Sciennes Hill House
David Purdie

Daniel Macintosh and the Repository of Arts
Iain Gordon Brown

Book Reviews