At Ashley Terrace, North Merchiston
About a mile SW of the end of the canal
at Fountainbridge, Edinburgh
on the Union Canal - seen from the Ashley Terrace
bridge - Nov 2006
Copyright: Peter Stubbs - please contact
Photograph taken: November 11, 2006
The Union Canal
View from Ashley Terrace Bridge
This view looks along
the Union Canal, towards Edinburgh, past the boathouse, recently
refurbished. The photograph was taken from the bridge where
Ashley Terrace, crosses the canal, close to Craiglockhart Primary
Craiglockhart Primary School
Looking towards Edinburgh -
The road, just visible
on the left of this picture is Ogilvie Terrace.
The houses on the
right of the picture are in Polwarth Terrace.
The canal continues
for about another mile ahead, until it reaches its terminus at
Port Hopetoun, Fountainbridge, close to the centre of Edinburgh.
New offices and
restaurants are being built at the Port Hopetoun canal basin,
Fountainbridge, in the early 2000s.