NT2868 : Building site at Hyvots Bank

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

Building site at Hyvots Bank
Building site at Hyvots Bank
Hyvots Bank - Phase 5 in progress. Beyond is existing houses on Hyvot Mill Drive, and beyond that Arthur's Seat.
Hyvots Bank Regeneration, Edinburgh
Redevelopment of this area has been going on for several years now, with stops and starts due to the recession. Originally the site of an old mill and settlement on the Burdiehouse Burn, it was occupied by prefabs after WWII. In the 1950-60s that was replaced by local authority multistorey housing. Much of that has now been demolished and is being rebuilt to modern standards of construction, design and affordability.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 7 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Housing, Dwellings  Suburb, Urban fringe  Construction, Development 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2873 6847 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:54.2425N 3:8.4890W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2874 6844
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Building Site  New Homes  Hyvots Bank  Affordable Housing  Regeneration 

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