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Abbeyhill, City of Edinburgh

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Abbeyhill, City of Edinburgh

Abbeyhill is a suburb of Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. As with many other city suburbs, the area has varying definitions. Generally it may be taken to mean the part of town lying between Holyrood Park (and perhaps The Palace of Holyroodhouse itself) to the south; London Road and adjoining streets to the north; Calton Hill and the yards of Waverley Station to the west; and Meadowbank to the east.
Administrative CountyCity of Edinburgh
Traditional CountyMidlothian
OS GridNT2774
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

Abbeyhill, City of Edinburgh in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Abbeyhill, suburb and ry. sta. on E. side of Edinburgh, adjacent to Holyrood Parace.

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