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Page 62. " in a suburb like Corstorphine "

Once a separate village, Corstorphine is now part of the city of Edinburgh, situated about 3 miles west of Princes Street.

It was once the site of the 14th century Corstorphine Castle  which was demolished in 1797.

Edinburgh Zoo is situated just to the east of the area on Corstorphine Hill.


Corstorphine Hill, Edinburgh
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeCorstorphine Hill, Edinburgh - Credit: subberculture, Flickr