This view looks to the NW (in the direction of the St Leonard's
Bank entrance to Holyrood Park) towards the 'Slidey Stane'.
I photographed the stone on a wet day in
February 2008. It did look rather 'slidey' then.
Here is a view of the other side of the
'Slidey Stane', looking towards the entrance to Holyrood Park
beside the Royal Commonwealth Pool: