In and around

Princes Street

Preparing for the trams

The views below are grouped by location, starting at
the West End, then moving east along Princes Street.

 

1.

West End

Road Works  -  Looking along Princes Street from the West End - 2009

July 2009

Looking to the west along Princes Street

 

2.

Between

West End and Castle Street

Preparing Princes Street for the arrival of trams in 2011

June 2009

Looking to the south
as the first track is laid

Preparing Princes Street for the arrival of trams in 2011

June 2009

Looking to the south
as the first track is laid

Preparing Princes Street for the arrival of trams in 2011

June 2009

Looking to the SE
as the first track is laid

Preparing Princes Street for the arrival of trams in 2011

June 2009

Looking to the SE
as the first track is laid

 

3.

Between

Castle Street and Frederick Street

Preparing Princes Street for the arrival of trams in 2011

June 2009

Looking to the west
from near Frederick Street

 

4.

Between

Frederick Street and National Galleries

Tram works -  Princes Street  -  View from near Frederick Street  -   October 2011 

October 2011

Looking to the west
from near Frederick Street

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October 2011

Looking to the east
from near Frederick Street

 

5.

National Galleries

   

July 2009

Looking to the north
up Hanover Street

    Road Works  -  Looking along Princes Street to the east from near Hanover Street - 2009

July 2009

Looking to the west
along Princes Street

Tram works in front of the Royal Scottish Academy, Princes Street  -  October 2011

October 2011

Looking to the south from Hanover St.
to the Royal Scottish Academy

Tram works in front of the Royal Scottish Academy, Princes Street  -  October 2011

October 2011

Looking to the west from in front
of the Royal Scottish Academy

 

6.

Between

National Galleries and South St David Street

Preparing Princes Street for the arrival of trams in 2011

June 2009

Looking to the north
from near the Mound

Preparing Princes Street for the arrival of trams in 2011

June 2009

Looking to the NE
from near the Mound

These are the streets that come from the north
 and have junctions with Princes Street.

Map of Princes Street and Princes Street Gardens  - 1860

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