Edinburgh Waterfront was until recently
an area dominated by Granton Gas Works, small industries,
Granton Western Harbour, once part
of a thriving port, was partially reclaimed during 19th century
and left to become a wasteland as the photos above show.
This area is soon to be developed, beginning in 2004, as part of
the Edinburgh's Waterfront project.
The small building peeping over the grass
towards the left-hand side of the second photo belongs to the
forth pilots (I think). It is near the northern end of
Middle Pier, close to where Granton Harbour opens into the Firth
Click here to see another view over
wasteland from the same point, this time looking to the