looks towards Edinburgh from Craigleith Quarry - the
source of stone for building Edinburgh New Town.
be seen in the quarry.
background is Arthur's Seat and
The quarry no
longer exists. The quarry has now been filled and is the
site of the Craigleith Retail Centre, comprising a Sainsbury
supermarket and other shops.
to read comments on Craigleith Quarry, taken from the book Modern
Athens in which these engravings appeared.