Looking At Edinburgh

21 November 2008

The river’s wall: stone beats flood

Filed under: Uncategorized — EdinburghEye @ 1:10 pm

The wall of the Water of Leith

The height of the river at flood never usually even reaches this wall. But when you build stone walls against a tidal river flooding, you build with the worst, worst scenario you can envisage in mind – and then overtop that.

This photo is available on Redbubble: River Wall.

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