Edinburgh Waterfront

Granton Western Harbour

 

1960s

Tammy T

John Reid

 

2002

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Western Harbour  -  19 July 2002

Western Harbour

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Old Gates  -  19 August 2002

Old Gates

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  DSL Scaffolding  -  25 August 2002

DSL Scaffolding

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Barbed Wire  -  26 March 2003

Barbed Wire

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Stones  -  September 2002

Concrete and Tyres

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  End of the Road  -  Granton Harbour Western Breakwater  -  10 September 2002

End of the Road

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Giant Hogweed  -  9 September 2003

Giant Hogweed

 

2003

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Giant Hogweed in Western Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Giant Hogweed

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Giant Hogweeds in Western Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Wasteland

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Giant Hogweeds and Western Breakwater in Western Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Western Breakwater

Looking along the old railway tract to the end of Western Breakwater, Granton Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Western Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  A cyclist reaches the end of Western Breakwater, Granton Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Western Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  The end of Western Breakwater at Granton Harbour  -  Looking towards Eastern Breakwater  -  14 September 2003

End of the Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  The end of Western Breakwater at Granton Harbour  -  Looking towards Eastern Harbour  - 28 September 2003

End of the Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  View from Western Harbour towards Middle Pier  -  February 2003

Looking to Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Barbed Wire  -  Looking towards Middle Pier  -  26 March 2002

Barbed Wire

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  LH216 leaving Granton's Western Harbour with Middle Pier in the background  -  14 September 2002

LH216 + Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  LH216 leaving Granton's Western Harbour with Arthue's Seat in the background  -  14 September 2002

LH216 + Arthur's Seat

 

2004

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Work begins to prepare the land in Granton Western Harbour for developments  -  22 June 2004

Landscaping

view W from Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Work begins to prepare the land in Granton Western Harbour for developments in the background.  In the foreground is an empty  Irn Bru bottle  -  22 June 2004

Landscaping

view W  from Middle Pier.

2 gasometers: 1 Irn Bru bottle.

Looking from Granton Middle Pier across the building work at Western Harbour with the one remaining gasometer in the background - with the Irn Bru bottle still wedged into the fence.

Landscaping

view W from Middle Pier.

1 gasometers: 1 Irn Bru bottle.

Granton Western Harbour  -  Looking north-west towards Granton Western Breakwater  from near Oxcraig Street  -   30 June 2004

Landscaping

view NW from near Oxcraig Street

Granton Western Harbour  -  Looking north-east towards Granton Milldle Pier from near Oxcraig Street  -   30 June 2004

Landscaping

view NE from near Oxcraig Street

Reclaiming the land in Granton Western Harbour  -  looking to the north-west from Middle Pier  -  June 2004

Reclaiming the land

view NW from Middle Pier

Reclaiming the land in Granton Western Harbour  -  looking to the west from Middle Pier  -  June 2004

Reclaiming the land

view W from Middle Pier

Reclaiming the land in Granton Western Harbour  -  looking to the north-west from Middle Pier towards pile driving in the harbour  -  July 2004

Reclaiming the land

view NW from Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Granton Harbour Western Breakwater  -  30 June 2004

Western Breakwater

Entrance from West Harbour Road

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Loooking down over Granton Eastern Harbour towards Western Harbour where landscaping and reclamation work is underway

Landscaping Work

Looking down from Wardie

Looking to the west from the end of Granton Harbour's Estern Breakwater

Western Breakwater

seen from Eastern Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Work begins to prepare the land in Granton's Western Harbour  -  A digger, a pile of earth and  Irn Bru bottles  -  5 August 2004

Landscaping Work

and Irn Bru bottles

  Edinburgh Waterfront  -  View from Western Harbour towards Middle Pier  -  August 2004

Looking to Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  New Construction  -  Entrance to Middle Pier  -  14 October 2004

New Construction

Entrance to Middle Pier

Iron Bru Bottle in the fence separating Middle Pier from the Western Harbour construction site

Irn Bru

Iron Bru Bottle in the fence separating Middle Pier from the Western Harbour construction site at sunset

Irn Bru + Sunset

Panormaic View of Granton Western Harbour  -  December 2004

Western Harbour -  Development work begins  -  Panorama

 

2005

  Granton Western Harbour  -  Looking north-east towards Granton Milldle Pier from near Oxcraig Street  -   30 June 2004

Development begins

   

2006

   Sailing out of Granton Harbour  -  Looking from Granton Eastern Breakwater towards Western Breakwater and the northern tip of Cramond Island  -  July 2006

Western Breakwater

still no developments here yet

 

 

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