NT1970 : Union Canal, Wester Hailes

taken 12 years ago, near to Hermiston, Edinburgh, Great Britain

Union Canal, Wester Hailes.
Union Canal, Wester Hailes.
When they built the big Wester Hailes housing scheme the canal was destroyed severing the link with central Edinburgh and ending a long history of navigation.
Now boats are back, the canal was redug through the houses and is a real improvement to the area with wildlife and recreational use.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Richard Webb and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NT1970, 73 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 29 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 29 August, 2005
Category
Canal   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 19 70 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.2492N 3:17.3805W
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph (Second Visitor for NT1970)
This page has been viewed about 313 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register