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West Bowling Green Street, Bridge

A Category B Listed Building in Leith, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9729 / 55°58'22"N

Longitude: -3.1796 / 3°10'46"W

OS Eastings: 326476

OS Northings: 676175

OS Grid: NT264761

Mapcode National: GBR 8R6.FC

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.445F

Entry Name: West Bowling Green Street, Bridge

Listing Date: 3 March 1994

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 364635

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27456

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Leith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

William Beatson, engineer, 1886. Single span bridge over Water of Leith carrying cobbled road. Bull-faced red sandstone with ashlar voussoirs; brick-lined archivolt; solid ashlar parapet with saddleback coping and distinctive cast-iron railings; decorative lamp standards with anthemium and foliate brackets. Quadrant walls with terminal piers to Bowling Green Street.

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