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Edinburgh, from the top of Prince's Street

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View of St. John's Church and Princes Street, monuments on Calton hill in distance at left, the castle on cliff behind at right, in the foreground two women sit on a low wall, a pile of building materials and wagon with stone loaded at left; number 3 in a series. 1824. Hand-coloured etching and aquatint.
Additional Makers: Publisher - Ackermann; Print maker - Thomas Sutherland
Inscription: Lettered below image with title, 'No.3', production detail: "Painted by J. Gendall", "Engraved by T. Sutherland" and publication line: "London, Published July. 1st. 1824 at R. Ackermann's Repository of the Arts, 101 Strand"
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St. John's Church Hall, Princes Street, Edinburgh, Scotland

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