Waverley Station

and Calton Hill

Thomas Vernon Begbie  -  late 1850s

Looking from the North Bridge over Waverley Station towards Calton Hill

Waverley Station and Calton Hill - Photograph by Begbie

MAPS for Begbie photos:     Central Edin - West       Central Edin - East

  The Cavaye Collection of Thomas Begbie Prints: City Art Centre, City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

  

Waverley Station

and Calton Hill

In the background are the Nelson Monument on Calton Hill, and Edinburgh Prison.

In the foreground is an expanse of railways at the east end of Waverley Station.  There are small trucks, logs, cranes, a small signal box and an engine on a turntable.

 

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