The Scott Monument by Claude Buckle

Edinburgh the Sir Walter Scott Monument

The Scott Monument is a Victorian Gothic monument to the Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It stands in Princes Street Gardens in Edinburgh. The view is from the national Gallery towards princess street and Waverley Station. The "Gilbert Bayers Sphere" on top of Top shop shown in the distance is currently being restored (2012). This railway poster by Claude Buckle was painted around 1955. Also published for USA/Canadian market.    Date of issue 1955 Re-issued 1959 Stafford co ltd BR(ScottR)       BACK