This photo was taken looking down New Street towards the bridge near
the junction with Calton Road, as the A4 locomotive, 60019, 'Bittern',
left Edinburgh Waverley Station at 9.34am, heading 'The Coronation'
steam train on day 3 of its tour.
The tour was:
- May 15, 2009: King's Cross to Edinburgh
Locomotive: 60019 'Bittern (11hrs 36min)
- May 16, 2009: Edinburgh to Ayr
Locomotive: 45407 'Lancashire Fusilier' ('3hrs
Ayr to Edinburgh
Locomotive: 45407 'Lancashire Fusilier'
- May 17, 2009: Edinburgh to King's Cross
Locomotive, Edinburgh to York: 60019
'Bittern' Edinburgh to York (4hrs 38min)
Locomotive, York to London: 46233 'Duchess of
Sutherland'' (4hrs 43min)