Buildings

Scottish Parliament

 

The Scottish Parliament Building

View from the southern slopes of Arthur's Seat  -  The Scottish Parliament under construction  -  June 2004  -  Picture with Key

Construction

Scottish Parliamen under construction  -  Windows  -  August 2003

Windows

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  June 2006

Windows

 

Scottish Parliament

Under construction

2002

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  May 2002  -  The Scottish Parliament under construction.

May 2002

View from the southern slopes of Arthur's Seat  -  The Scottish Parliament under construction  -  June 2004  -  Picture with Key

June 2004

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  - Edinburgh  -  November 2002  -  View from Queen's Park towards Arthur's Seat  

November 2002

 

Scottish Parliament

Official Opening

October 9, 2004

Looking down on the new Scottish Parliament Building on the day of the Official Opening  -  9 October 2004

From Holyrood Park

Looking down on the new Scottish Parliament Building on the day of the Official Opening  -  9 October 2004

From Holyrood Park

Crowds in the Royal Mile on the day of the Official Opening of the Scottish Parliament -  9 October 2004

Royal Mile

Scottish Parliament  -  Official Opening  -  Crowds in the Royal Mile

Royal Mile

View from the Radical Road  -  Scottish Parliament  -  Official Opening  -  Sketch

From Holyrood Park

View from the Radical Road  -  Scottish Parliament  -  Official Opening  -  Sketch  -  night effect

From Holyrood Park

Scottish Parliament  -  Official Opening  -  Enlarged sketch of Police and Photographers outside the Parliament

Photographers + Police

 

Scottish Parliament

from Holyrood Park

2004

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  with Calton Hill and the former Royal High School in the background

Scottish Parliament,
Royal High School + and Calton Hill

October 2004

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  with Calton Hill in the background

Scottish Parliament
and Calton Hill

October 2004

 

Landscaping completed

2006

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  June 2006

Parliament and Reflection

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  June 2006

Parliament and Reflection

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  June 2006

Scottish Parliament Entrance

 

The Cow Parade  -  2006

Cows beside Holyrood Park, outside the Scottish Parliament Building

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  Holyrood Park

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  - Holyrood Park

 

Inside Parliament  -  June 2007

Photographic Tour arranged by BBC in connection with
 David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

 

Summer

August 2007

   Bathing in the pools outside the Scottish Parliament  -  August 2007

Bathing outside Parliament

 

Autumn

'Riding of the Marches

September 2009

   Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6, 2009

Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6, 2009 Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6, 2009

 

Winter

Snow and Ice

December 2009

   The Scottish Parliament and Calton Hill  -  December 2009

Ice on the shallow ponds outside the Scottish Parliament  -  December 2009

Control of Pigeons

using Harris Hawks and Falcon

2010

   Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk

   Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Steve and Harris Hawk

Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk at Entrance - 1

Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk at Entrance - 2

   Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk in Flight - 1

Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Gull and Harris Hawk

Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk in Flight - 2

Background:  Control of pigeons, using Harris Hawks and Falcon

 

No 36 Bus Terminus

2007 to 2009

   Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Holyrood  -  Route 36

Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Holyrood  -  Route 36

Park keeper's house near the entrance to Holyrood Park at the Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament and Calton Hill

 

Scottish Parliament

from Holyrood Park

2013

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  with Calton Hill in the background  -  January 2013

Calton Hill Monuments, Scottish Parliament
Dynamic Earth
and Holyrood Palace Gates

January 2013

 

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  Background Notes

More photos:  Around Edinburgh

 

 

 

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