NT2674 : Calton Hill View

taken 4 years ago, near to Edinburgh, Great Britain

Calton Hill View
Calton Hill View
Edinburgh's cityscape looking SSW from Calton Hill. Prominent features, from the left, are The Hub's spire, Edinburgh Castle, the North British Railway Hotel clock (now the Balmoral Hotel), the Scott Monument in Princes Street and, in the foreground, the 1831 monument to the philosopher Dugald Stewart, who coined the phrase "the Athens of the North".
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Date Taken
Saturday, 25 March, 2017   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 29 March, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2615 7415 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.2805N 3:11.0576W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2615 7415
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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