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SAW032074 SCOTLAND (1950). 
Edinburgh, general view, showing Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing north-east.


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    Details

    Title [SAW032074] Edinburgh, general view, showing Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing north-east.
    Reference SAW032074
    Date 1950
    Canmore Collection item 1269665
    Place name
    Parish EDINBURGH (EDINBURGH, CITY OF)
    District CITY OF EDINBURGH
    Region
    Country SCOTLAND
    Easting / Northing 325068,  673477
    Longitude / Latitude -3.2000075069218,  55.948519970836
    National Grid Reference NT251735
    Image size (px)
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     Its amazing to see how soot covered the galleries, Scot monument and Balmoral are in these pictures. All have been so cleaned up.

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    Britain from Above
    Wednesday 9th of August 2017 10:07:25 AM
     Possible seating for the first Edinburgh Military Tattoo which took place in 1950.

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    ht247
    Saturday 11th of October 2014 11:08:21 PM
     The Trams actually running on Princes Street !!, I bet it took a lot less time to install back then , if only they had thought to keep them.

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    Bill M
    Tuesday 26th of June 2012 08:46:23 PM