view from the Bank
of Scotland's Head Office
at the top of
the Mound, looks north-east towards Calton Hill.
Nelson Monument appears to be under construction on Calton
the upper centre of the picture, below the Nelson Monument, are:
Edinburgh Jail. and
Royal High School in Regent Road (partially hidden behind
valley in the foreground, beneath the attractive spans of the
old North Bridge, is later to become the site of Edinburgh
Waverley railway station.