Ocean Mist, moored at The Shore on the

Water of Leith

October 2005

The cruise liner, Ocean Mist, moored on the Water of Leith at The Shore, Leith  -  October 2007

  Peter Stubbs.  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                        Photograph taken:  October 31, 2005

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   The cruise liner, Ocean Mist, moored on the Water of Leith at The Shore, Leith  -  October 2007

 

Water of Leith

Ocean Mist

Here, restoration of the cruise ship, Ocean Mist, latterly a floating restaurant, is nearing completion.  The ship is moored at on the Water of Leith at The Shore, Leith.

This photograph  was taken from Bernard Street Bridge across the Water of Leith, looking towards the entrance to Leith Docks.

In the background there are, left to right:

-  new housing on the north bank, opposite The Shore

-  cranes and the Victorian swing bridge in Leith Docks

-  new housing (light coloured) at Tower Place

Malmaison Hotel (almost hidden, with flag), formerly the Sailors' Home

-  restaurants and other buildings at the northern end of The Shore.

Tower Place

Please click on the thumbnail image below to zoom-in to the apartments at Tower Place, in the centre of this picture:

Tower Place  -  New apartments  -  photographed November 2005

 

 

 

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