of 2009, Princes Street between Waverley Bridge and the West End, is
closed to traffic to allow preparation work to be carried out for
Edinburgh's new tram system, due to begin in 2011 (or possibly 2012, as it
is currently running behind schedule).
Street is due to re-open to traffic in November 2009.
first track was laid in Princes Street, between the West End and Frederick
Street, was laid last month, June 2009.
This view is a little further to the east, close
to the Scott Monument.