WAVERLEY BRIDGE EDINBURGH

EDINBURGH NEW TOWN ATTRACTIONS

 

The Waverley Bridge is the main transport hub of Edinburgh.

This is in fact the third Waverley Bridge the first time it was replace was in the 1869 and the present bridge built in 1896.

You will be able to easily get a Taxi to any destination from here.

 

The Edinburgh City Tour buses all start their journeys from the Waverley Bridge.

The Airlink buses terminus is also here with a direct route to and from

Edinburgh Internation Airport.

 

This is also the location of  the Waverley Rail Station with connections to the whole of the United Kingdom.

Forsyth armillary sphere princes street edinburgh

THE FORSYTH ARMILLARY SPHERE

PRINCES STREET EDINBURGH

 

An icon of the Edinburgh skyline for over one hundred years. This corner building was the first to be built with a full steel-frame in Scotland date 1906. The corner store features the

Forsyth Armillary Sphere which has the signs of the zodiac around the centre with 3 Gilt cherub figures holding the sphere in place. 

gumley drinking fountain waverley bridge edinburgh

THE GUMLEY DRINKING FOUNTAIN

WAVERLEY BRIDGE EDINBURGH

can be found at the top of Waverley Bridge.

It was presented to the City of Edinburgh by Lindsay D Gumley, Deacon and Convener of Trades unveiled in 1966.

The Booking Office Bar and Restaurant

17 Waverley Bridge
Edinburgh
EH1 1BQ

0131 558 1003 

Edinburgh Transport Information Office

Waverley Bridge
Edinburgh
EH1 1BQ

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started 16 / 03 /2017

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