Engraving from Modern Athens - published 1829

A bridge over the Water of Leith at Stockbridge

Engraving from "Modern Athens"  -  published 1829  -  The Water of Leith at Stockbridge

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Drawn by Thomas H Shepherd

Engraved by T Barber




Here is a view of the Water of Leith passing under the low bridge at Stockbridge.

The next bridge upstream is Telford's impressive Dean Bridge

 Engraving  -  The Dean Bridge and Randolph Cliff

which takes the road from Edinburgh to South Queensferry across the Water of Leith at a great height.



Engravings from Modern Athens  -  Published 1829

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