Newhaven, Leith Ward, Scotland.

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Mohsen Dayani *** on July 5, 2011

Newhaven is a district in the City of Edinburgh, Scotland, between Leith and Granton. Formerly a village and harbour on the Firth of Forth, it currently has approximately 5000 inhabitants.

Newhaven is a conservation area, about two miles to the north of the city centre. Newhaven is one of 40 Conservation Areas in Edinburgh. The Newhaven Conservation Area was designated in 1977.[1]

It has a very distinctive building form, typical of many Scottish fishing villages, with a 'forestair' leading to accommodation at first floor level. The lower ground floor was used for storing nets.

Victoria Primary School, established in the 1850s, is a historic building in Newhaven Main Street, and is the oldest local authority Primary School still in use within in the City of Edinburgh. It has a school roll of around 145 children. More

ayoub farabi on July 5, 2011

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Mehrdad - HQPs Group on July 5, 2011

Very good view and nice dept in photo Like 2

Regards, Mehrdad, from Tehran, Iran

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  • Uploaded on July 5, 2011
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    by Mohsen Dayani ***
    • Camera: Canon EOS 7D
    • Taken on 2011/03/21 11:39:13
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1600)
    • Focal Length: 15.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: -0.33 EV
    • No flash