NT2573 : Fuji Phototrail plaque, Princes Street

taken 7 years ago, near to Edinburgh, Great Britain

Fuji Phototrail plaque, Princes Street
Fuji Phototrail plaque, Princes Street
A relic from the 1990s when the Fuji Corporation and the Edinburgh Tourist Board studded Edinburgh's pavements with brass viewpoint markers to ensure that every visitor knew exactly where to point his or her camera to obtain the most picturesque views of the city. For those who feel they need such assistance, here are the photo hot spots.

Old Town Trail:
1. The view of the Castle from outside the Edinburgh and Scotland Information Centre.
2. Views from the North Bridge.
3. Lady Stair's Close.
4. Ramsay Garden from Ramsay Lane.
5. Views from the Castle Esplanade.
6. Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket.
7. Victoria Street.
8. View looking down the Royal Mile from St. Giles.
9. Advocate's Close.
10. White Horse Close.
11. The Palace of Holyroodhouse with Arthur's Seat

New Town Trail:
1. The North Bridge from outside the Edinburgh and Scotland Information Centre
2. The view from Calton Hill
3. George Street, Frederick Street intersection looking North.
4. The East End of Princes Street and the New Town from the Mound steps.
5. Edinburgh Castle from St. Cuthberts Churchyard.
6. Charlotte Square.
7. Moray Place.
8. Dean Village and the Water of Leith.
9. Dean Village from the waterside.
10. St Mary's Cathedral from Grosvenor Crescent

(The Fuji Phototrail of Edinburgh, 1993)

NT2573 : Back of the High Street from Princes Street
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 30 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 9 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2575 7397 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.1798N 3:11.4389W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2575 7397
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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