North Bridge and

 The Governor's House


Engraving from Modern Athens - published 1829

Looking from the west below Calton Hill

 towards North Bridge and the Governor's House

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  The Governor's House

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith


Drawn by Thomas H Shepherd

Engraved by W Wallis



The Governor's House & North Bridge

This view looks to the east past the house of the Governor of Edinburgh Jail (top right).

In the background (on the left) is the old North Bridge and the slopes leading to Edinburgh Castle behind.



Engravings from Modern Athens  -  Published 1829

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