NT2674 : Dunbar's Close Garden (1983)

taken 34 years ago, near to Edinburgh, Great Britain

Dunbar's Close Garden (1983)
Dunbar's Close Garden (1983)
It looks like springtime to my untrained eye, but this photo was in fact taken on a day in August. it's interesting to compare how this pretty and colourful garden looked in 1983, as it has been transformed in recent times to reflect the more formal style of garden one would have seen in the Canongate in the 17th century. Thomas Hamilton's Royal High School floats majestically above the scene.

NT2673 : Dunbar's Close Garden, Canongate
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Date Taken
August 1983   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 15 January, 2015
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2640 7401 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.2074N 3:10.8152W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2647 7389
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