NT2270 : Slateford Aqueduct

taken 13 years ago, near to Craiglockhart, Edinburgh, Great Britain

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Slateford Aqueduct
Slateford Aqueduct
The Water of Leith is crossed by the Union Canal on this fine aqueduct, one of several on this canal. Beyond is the more recent railway viaduct.
The Water of Leith is Edinburgh's hidden river, often flowing through deep gorges. It is remarkably clean and carries the fauna of an upland river. Dippers and Kingfishers breed in the city centre and are often seen. The trout fishing is good too.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 May, 2005   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 25 May, 2005
Geographical Context
Canals 
Path (from Tags)
Water of Leith Walkway 
River (from Tags)
Water of Leith 
Canal (from Tags)
Union Canal 
Category
Aqueduct   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 22 70 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.2788N 3:14.5011W
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