Princes Street is often called Princess Street.

Princess Street? Carlton Hill? 10 place names around Edinburgh people ALWAYS get wrong

Visitors, newcomers, and, yes, even locals, have been guilty at one time or another of getting an Edinburgh street or place name completely wrong.

By David Mclean
Monday, 22nd June 2020, 6:13 pm
Updated Monday, 22nd June 2020, 6:30 pm

Considered a cardinal sin for many born and bred Edinburghers, dare to add an extra S to Princes Street, or an R to Calton Hill, and prepare for a thorough dressing down.

From Western Approach Road to St Andrew’s Square, we take a look at ten places around Edinburgh that people keep getting wrong.

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