NT1871 : Novotel Edinburgh Park modern muddle

taken 7 years ago, near to Hermiston, Edinburgh, Great Britain

Novotel Edinburgh Park modern muddle
Novotel Edinburgh Park modern muddle
Taken from the overpass of Edinburgh Park Station, soon after sunrise. Looks like some sort of link is being built across the railway between the business parks on either side. Someone sent me this comment:

"Not absolutely certain, but I think your suspected 'link road' is the new
tramline, which has to get from the ex-guided busway to the east, and south of
the railway, back through the Gyle, north of the railway to the new Tram Depot
on the A8, and then to the airport - another 2-3 years and we might know!"

The following seems to agree. LinkExternal link

One can spend a lot of time trying to find the access to this hotel - even after eyeballing it from the nearby ringroad. Automobile GPS systems aren't a lot of help in navigating such a modern muddle.
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Date Taken
Monday, 26 April, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 17 June, 2010
Category
Accommodation > Hotel   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 181 711 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.6024N 3:18.6502W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 183 712
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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