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View from Greenside, Edinburgh, across the Picardy Place roundabout at the top of Leith Walk, towards York Place, 29th April, 2009.


View from Greenside, Edinburgh, across the Picardy Place roundabout at the top of Leith Walk, towards York Place, 29th April, 2009.


View from Greenside, Edinburgh, across the Picardy Place roundabout at the top of Leith Walk, towards York Place, 29th April, 2009. This scene is likely to change dramatically in the near future as it is proposed to do away with the ugly and extremely pedestrian-unfriendly 1960s roundabout and reinstate the original street-layout and building-plan; a proposal which I very much favour.


View from Greenside, Edinburgh, down Leith Walk with the tenements of Union Place and Antigua Street on the left-hand side, 29th April, 2009. Works in preparation for the first phase of Edinburgh's tram network in progress.


View from Greenside, Edinburgh, across the Picardy Place roundabout at the top of Leith Walk, towards York Place, 29th April, 2009.


View from Greenside, Edinburgh, down Leith Walk with the tenements of Union Place and Antigua Street on the left-hand side, during work in connection with the first phase of Edinburgh's tram network, 29th April, 2009.


View from Elm Row, Edinburgh, down Leith Walk with the tenements of Haddington Place on the left-hand side, during work in connection with the first phase of Edinburgh's tram network, 29th April, 2009. Annandale Street runs to the left and Montgomery Street to the right at the junction.
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