Granton Gasworks, No. 1 Gasholder

January 03, 2020

May include the best photography location in The City of EdinburghEdinburgh 19-0009Edinburgh 19, image from the Edinburgh Photos 2019 gallery, photos of Edinburgh by John Gilchrist | Granton Gas Holder, Granton Edinburgh Gasworks, Building Dates 1898-1902, architects W R Herring.

Historic Scotland: HS Reference No 45793

Gasholder Marine Drive West Shore Road Granton

Part of the city's industrial heritage, recognisable from a mile away.

This riveted rolled steel construction is ear-marked as an illuminated feature of the Edinburgh skyline overlooking the Forth, the column guided gasholders external framework could shine like a diamond if plans go ahead.

Ref: architecture, structure, building, disused industrial site, Urban photography, industrial building, Edinburgh location