strip follows the route of the old railway from Granton Harbour to Trinity
Station (then on to Edinburgh Waverley station.
The railway used to run:
- along an embankment (in the foreground, now removed)
- over a bridge (at Trinity Road /Trinity Crescent junction, now
- to Trinity Station (in the trees in background, now private
One day, some
time after 2010,
may run along the grass strip, if Line 2 from Edinburgh to Granton Harbour
is extended to meet Line 1 from Newhaven to the centre of Edinburgh
and on to the Airport.
This would create a loop around northern Edinburgh as was envisaged
when the plans for new trams were first proposed