NT2573 : South Bridge tenement

taken 7 years ago, near to Edinburgh, Great Britain

South Bridge tenement
South Bridge tenement
Note the many blocked-up windows resulting from several increases in the window tax during the Napoleonic Wars when buildings like this were erected. The economic depression after the wars must be one of the reasons why the owners never got round to removing the stonework and glazing their windows.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 23 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 24 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2597 7349 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.9232N 3:11.2197W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2597 7346
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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