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Edinburgh, 200 Milton Road East, Portobello Cemetery

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    N/A
  • Canmore ID
    78577
  • Site type
    CEMETERY
  • Parish
    EDINBURGH (EDINBURGH, CITY OF)
  • Council
    MIDLOTHIAN
  • NGR
    NT 31984 72957
  • Latitude, longitude
    55.944821N, 3.09058W
  • Archeological notes
    NT37SW 201.00 31984 72957 NT37SW 201.01 31960 73033 Lodge House NT37SW 201.02 32054 73023 Cemetery Extension NT37SW 201.03 32075 72938 Cemetery Extension INVENTORY OF GRAVEYARD AND CEMETERY SITES IN SCOTLAND REFERENCE: N.B. This reference applies collectively to NT37SW 201.00, 201.02 and 201.03 Address: Portobello Cemetery and Cemetery Extensions, Milton Road East, Edinburgh Postcode: EH15 2PD Status: In current use for burials Size: Cemetery: 1.73 hectares, 4.27 acres; Cemetery extension: 0.60 hectares, 1.49 acres; Cemetery extension: 0.93 hectares, 2.30 acres Polygon: No TOIDs: Number of gravestones: Not known Earliest gravestone: Not known Most recent gravestone: Not Known Description: Public cemetery opened 1877 Data Sources: OS MasterMap checked 14 September 2005; Bereavement Services Portal checked 14 September 2005
  • Architectural notes
    NT37SW 201.00 31984 72957 NT37SW 201.01 31960 73033 Lodge House NT37SW 201.02 32054 73023 Cemetery Extension NT37SW 201.03 32075 72938 Cemetery Extension

Related material information

PHOTOGRAPHS

  • 78577 (1991)
    General oblique aerial view.

PRINTS AND DRAWINGS

  • 78577 ()
    Edinburgh, Mill Lane, Portobello Cemetery. Plan of Elevation and Shelter.
  • 78577 ()
    Edinburgh, Mill Lane, Portobello Cemetery. Plan of Elevation, Section and details of shelter.
  • 78577 (31/12/1896)
    Edinburgh, Mill Lane, Portobello Cemetery. Plan and Elevation of proposed shelter.
  • 78577 ()
    Edinburgh, Mill Lane, Portobello Cemetery. General plan. Titled: 'Portobello Cemetery General Plan'.

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Haddingtonshire, Sheet 81853
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Edinburghshire, Sheet 31853