National Geographic : 1946 May
© National Geographic Society onouacnrome oy a.laninony ioe\arL One-sided Princes Street, Pride of Edinburgh, Is "But Half a Street," as an Envious Glasgow Man Pointed Out . Princes Street honors two sons of George III. Shops, hotels, and offices face the famous Gardens (Plate VIII).The 200-foot Gothic spire shelters astatue toSir Walter Scott, who called Princes Street the most magnificent in Europe. Promenaders look up at Castle Rock. Below itisthe National Gallery (left).