Thursday, July 7, 2011

Edinburgh Castle & Ross Fountain

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Edinburgh Castle as seen from Princes Street Park

Ross Fountain is an ornate iron fountain from the mid-19th Century located at the west end of Princes Street Gardens in Edinburgh. Figures depicted on the fountain include mermaids and four females depicting science, the arts, poetry, and industry. A final female figure stands at the apex of the fountain.

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1 comment:

Christine H. said...

I am hoping to visit this in the fall.