Jubilee Clock, Queensferry

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Queensferry, also called South Queensferry or simply "The Ferry", is a town to the west of Edinburgh, Scotland, traditionally a royal burgh of West Lothian. It lies some ten miles to the north-west of Edinburgh city centre, on the shore of the Firth of Forth between the Forth Bridge and the Forth Road Bridge. The prefix South serves to distinguish it from North Queensferry, on the opposite shore of the Forth. Both towns derive their name from the ferry service established by Queen Margaret in the 11th century, which continued to operate at the town until 1964, when the Road Bridge was opened. Quoted from Wikipedia.

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Comments (85)

Joe Son of the Rock on April 18, 2014

Miro, thanks for your kind comment and LIKE. Best wishes from Scotland to Slovakia, Joe

Yves Escurier on November 18, 2014

Belle tonalité et belle construction et bravo pour le cycliste. J'aime. Yves

Joe Son of the Rock on August 14, 2015

Tous mes remerciements, Yves. Amitiés, Joe

Rosalyn Hilborne on August 14, 2015

That's beautiful Joe! I love the light on the clock tower and so good in b&w! Cheers, Ros.

Joe Son of the Rock on August 14, 2015

Thanks for your kind comment, Rosa. Cheers, Joe

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 22, 2014
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Joe Son of the Rock
    • Camera: Canon EOS 7D
    • Taken on 2014/03/22 11:34:07
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 17.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: -0.67 EV
    • No flash