Edinburgh New Town

from the south


Engraving from Modern Athens - published 1829

Edinburgh New Town  -  from the South

This view is from close to where Ramsay Garden was built in the 1890s

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Edinburgh New Town from Ramsay Garden

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith


Drawn by Thomas H Shepherd

Engraved by J Rolph



Edinburgh New Town  -  from Ramsay Garden

The view above looks down from Ramsay Garden, Ramsay Garden - Late summer evening

on The Mound towards the Royal Institution Galleries Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  The Royal Institution from Princes Street and Princes Street.

In the foreground is the Rotunda, where panoramic views and dioramas where shown.

Please click here to see this view from the opposite direction  -  looking towards the Rotunda from the roof of the gallery.

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  The Mound from  the roof of the Royal Institurion



Engravings from Modern Athens  -  Published 1829

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