The Cowgate Arch of George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

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William Donaldson Clark


Accession no. PGP R 113
Medium Albumen print
Size 21.10 x 27.40 cm
Credit Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell 1985

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Owner: National Galleries of Scotland Commons
Source: Flickr Commons
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    Over the Top of NY

    • 15/Jan/2009 01:23:48

    I took a picture from this very 2003. Love the mishmash of architecture in the building on the left.

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    RK Smith

    • 15/Jan/2009 17:07:11

    Fantastic image, thanks for posting I must go and take one from here today.

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    Donnatella G

    • 22/Jan/2009 00:19:00

    I recognized it immediately as Cowgate!

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    • 28/Jan/2009 18:38:46

    This photograph has been discussed in the Flickr Commons group in Edinburgh: Then & Now Cowgate Arch of the George IV Bridge 2009

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    • 30/Jan/2009 14:08:25

    Hi, this photo was used in a Then and Now project about Edinburgh in the Flickr Commons group, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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    • 14/Mar/2009 12:29:17

    hi. excelent photo. Is very beautiful.

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    • 26/May/2010 21:51:30

    There's something very haunting about this...

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    • 16/Sep/2014 21:21:47

    Hello. William Donaldson Clark knew his stuff! We've just used this photograph in a comment thread about Cowgate and James Connolly - under this image - fifth comment down.

3 years ago a contributor from Baulkham Hills, Australia suggested this image location is 55.9483, -3.19157

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