Valentine's Post Card

Princes Street

Looking west from the Tower of the North British Hotel

Princes Street  -  1887

Valentine Postcard  -  View to the west along Princes Street from the North British Hotel towards the Scott Monument

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Princes Street

Looking east from Frederick Street

The View

This photograph is taken from a high viewpoint at the East End of Princes Street.  It appears to have been taken from high on the tower of the North British Hotel, which is about the same height as the Scott Monument  [centre- left].

The Postcard

This postcard is part of Valentine's Valvette Gravure series. It is not numbered or dated and has not been sent through the post.



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