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Buses of Edinburgh


FirstBus No. 31655, a Volvo Olympian with Alexander Royale bodywork, heads westbound in Princes Street at the Waverley Steps on Service 43 to South Queensferry, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 342, a 1989 Leyland Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, heads westbound in Princes Street at the Waverley Steps on Service 1 from the foot of Easter Road to Clermiston, 14th October, 2006.


FirstBus No. 65718, a Scania L94UB with Wright Solar bodywork, heads westbound in Princes Street at the Waverley Steps on Service 38 to Linlithgow, 14th October, 2006.


A FirstBus double-decker on Service 12 heads eastbound in Princes Street between Waverley Bridge and South St. Andrew Street, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 207, a 1995 Volvo Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, heads eastbound in Princes Street between Waverley Bridge and South St. Andrew Street on Service 10 from Torphin to Newhaven, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 56, a 2002 TransBus Dart SLF with TransBus Pointer 2 bodywork heads southbound on Waverley Bridge on Service 36 from the Ocean Terminal to Holyrood, 14th October, 2006.


View from Waverley Bridge, Edinburgh, towards Princes Street on the lovely sunny day of 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 737, a 2005 Volvo B7TL with Wright Eclipse Gemini bodywork, heads westbound in Princes Street by the Scott Monument on Service 44 from Wallyford to Balerno, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 669, a 2004 TransBus Trident with TransBus President bodywork, heads westbound in Princes Street by the Scott Monument on Service 26 from Seton Sands to Clerwood, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 835, a 1990 Leyland Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, heads southbound on The Mound on Service 23 from Trinity to Glenlockhart, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 835, a 1990 Leyland Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, heads southbound on The Mound on Service 23 from Trinity to Glenlockhart, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 835, a 1990 Leyland Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, heads southbound on The Mound on Service 23 from Trinity to Glenlockhart, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 11, ex-London Transport Routemaster with Park Royal bodywork No. RCL2241, operating a Mac Tours sight-seeing tour heading southbound up The Mound, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 843, a 1991 Leyland Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, descends The Mound on Service 27 from Hunter's Tryst to Silverknowes, 14th October, 2006. The vehicle appears to be in excellent condition, but was withdrawn from service the following year.


LRT No. 963, a 1994 Volvo Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, descends The Mound on Service 41 from Craighouse to Cramond, 14th October, 2006.


FirstBus No. 36007, a Scania N94UD with East Lancs Omnidekka bodywork, heads west along Princes Street near the foot of Frederick Street, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 950, a 1994 Volvo Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, heads east along Princes Street at the foot of Castle Street on Service 41 from Cramond to Blackford, 14th October, 2006.


The junction of Castle Street and Princes Street, Edinburgh, on the beautiful sunny day of 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 59, a 2002 TransBus Dart SLF with TransBus Pointer 2 bodywork, passes some particularly hideous 1960s Princes Street architecture, heading eastbound on Service 36 from the Ocean Terminal to Holyrood, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 574, a 2000 Dennis Trident with Plaxton President bodywork, and LRT No. 59, a 2002 TransBus Dart SLF with TransBus Pointer 2 bodywork, head east along Princes Street on Services 34 to the Ocean Terminal and 36 to Holyrood respectively, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 535, a 1999 Dennis Trident with Plaxton President bodywork heads east past some deeply unattractive Princes Street architecture on Service 31 from East Craigs to Polton Mill, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 593, a 2000 Dennis Trident with Plaxton President bodywork heads east past a very ugly 1960s building in Princes Street, 14th October, 2006.


Stagecoach Fife No. 52353, a Volvo B10M with Plaxton Premiere 320 bodywork, approaches the west end of Princes Street, Edinburgh, on a Service 55 to Kelty Black Road on 14th October, 2006. This is very far indeed from being the best photo I've ever taken, but I've uploaded it for the sake of completeness.


LRT No. 749, a 2005 Volvo B7TL with Wright Eclipse Gemini bodywork, arrives at the junction of Princes Street and Lothian Road on a westbound Service 44 from Wallyford to Balerno, 14th October, 2006.


An eastward view along Princes Street, Edinburgh, from the foot of Lothian Road on 14th October, 2006.


FirstBus No. 31639, a Volvo Olympian with Alexander Royale body, heads westbound towards Haymarket past the tall spire of St. Andrew's and St. George's West Church in Shandwick Place on Service 79, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 660, a 2004 TransBus Trident with TransBus President bodywork, heads westbound past the tall spire of St. Andrew's and St. George's West Church in Shandwick Place on Service 26 from Port Seton to Drum Brae, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 271, a 1997 Volvo Olympian with Alexander Royale bodywork, heads westbound past St. Andrew's and St. George's West Church in Shandwick Place on Service 33 from Hyvots Bank to Baberton, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 116, a 2004 Volvo B7RLE with Wright Eclipse Urban bodywork, approaches the west end of Princes Street at the foot of Lothian Road on Service 22 from the Gyle Centre to the Ocean Terminal, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 563, a 2000 Dennis Trident with Plaxton President bodywork, approaches the west end of Princes Street at the foot of Lothian Road on Service 34 from Riccarton Campus to the Ocean Terminal, 14th October, 2006.


A north-westward view along Earl Grey Street, Edinburgh, towards Lothian Road and the city centre on 14th October, 2006.


A north-westward view along Earl Grey Street, Edinburgh, towards Lothian Road and the city centre on 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 215, a 1995 Volvo Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, heads northbound towards Lothian Road in Earl Grey Street on Service 10 from Torphin to the Western Harbour, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 414, a 1996 Volvo Olympian with Alexander Royale bodywork, heads northbound towards Lothian Road in Earl Grey Street on Service 15 from Penicuik to Stoneybank, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 207, a 1995 Volvo Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, heads south at Tollcross towards Home Street and Bruntsfield on Service 10 from the Western Harbour to Torphin, 14th October, 2006.


LRT No. 973, a 1994 Volvo Olympian with Alexander RH bodywork, heads south at the junction of Lothian Road and East Fountainbridge on Service 17 to Craighouse, a service which no longer operates. 14th October, 2006.


The west face of the crown-spire of St. Giles Cathedral in the High Street, Edinburgh, viewed in the late afternoon of 14th October, 2006.
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