Princes Street

looking to the N and NE

Princes Street, one of the first streets in Edinburgh's New Town, was built in 1769.

from

The Mound

and Ramsay Garden

Photos

Princes Street  -  Looking North from The Mound  -  c.1865

Engraving

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'

looking across

Waverley Bridge

Photos -  1850s

Waverley Bridge - Tunnel Construction and Princes Street - Photograph by Begbie

Waverley Bridge - Tunnel Construction and Princes Street - Photograph by Begbie

Photo

C&A Modes, Princes Street  -  Fire 1955, View from Waverley Bridge

from

Princes Street Gardens

Stereo View

Stereoscopic view by BW Kilburn  -  The Scott Monument from Princes Street Gardens

Recent Photos

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  East Princes Street Gardens

from

Scott Monument

looking down

Photos

Looking down on Jenners and Princes Street from the Scott Monument

from near

Waverley Steps

Photos

Aunt Winnie and Woolworths - around 1948

Postcards

Valentine's Postcard  - Waverley Steps  -  Posted 1936

from

Edinburgh Castle

Postcards

B & R Postcard  -  Edinburgh from the Castle  -  Looking towards the Scott Monument, National Galleries, Princes Street and Calton Hill

Photos

View from Edinburgh Castle  -  Princes Street between Castle Street and Frederick Street  -  2007

between

Hanover Street

and

Frederick Street

Recent Photos

Primark  -  New Shop in Princes Street on Opening Day, December 2011

between

Frederick Street

and

 Castle Street

1960s Photos

Princes Street Shops - Jaeger to Salisbury - 1960s?

Princes Street

west of

 Castle Street

1960s Photos

Jacey News Theatre, 131 Princes Street

from

National Galleries

Recent Photos

Edinburgh New Year Celebrations  -  Torchlight Procession  -  December 29, 2006

Shops

between Hanover Street and the West End

Recent Photos

Princes Street Shops, 135-138  -  Photo taken on the day of the Pope's visit to Edinburgh  -  September 16, 2010

 

Princes Street

Map of Princes Street and Princes Street Gardens  -  1860

 

 

 

Full Index

Views of Edinburgh

Princes Street views:
 Looking E         Looking W         Looking N + NE        Looking S

from Calton Hill        Preparing for the Trams        Princes Street Gardens

Other street views:
 Grassmarket         George Street          High Street        High Street closes        Leith Street
Lothian Road       North Bridge       Saint James Sq       
Waverley Bridge       More Streets

 

MAPS:  Full index

Outline Map of the British Isles MAPS: Short Index with thumbnails

 

 

 

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