2010-10-17 The Union Canal ends in Edinburgh at a basin walking distance from the castle. The entrance to the basin is blocked by a pedestrian bridge. A boat skipper has to call ahead and ask for the bridge to be raised.
Edinburgh Castle: http://www.jerrybarton.eu/gallery/8070611_LvnXc#1065894851_cCQet-A-LB
You all were very kind with your comments on my 'early morning on the canal' picture yesterday.