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Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere     Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks

 

Edinburgh Castle

Please scroll down this page to see:

1.  Photos, Paintings Engravings, Maps

2.  Looking towards Edinburgh Castle

 

1.

Photos, Paintings, Engravings, Maps

Photos

including:

-  Infra-red photos and
-  Camera Obscura views
-  Edinburgh throughout the Year

Edinburgh Castle and Fireworks

Paintings

including postcards from oil paintings

Painting by Frank Forsgard Manclark, 'The Leith Artist'   -   Romantic Edinburgh

Inside the castle

Postcard by Alex A Inglis  -  Edinburgh Castle Esplanade, The Regimental Pets' Graveyard

Mons Meg

and One o'Clock Gun

Postcard by Alex A Inglis  -  Edinburgh Castle, St Margaret's Chapel  -  The oldest building in Edinburgh Castle and Mons Meg, the C15 Siege Gun

Stereo Views

Stereo view by Douglas  -  Edinburgh Castle from Johnson Terrace

Engravings

Engravings of Edinburgh Castle  -  from Old & New Edinburgh, published 1890

Maps and Aerial Views

The National Galleries  -  1830 map

 

2.

Looking towards Edinburgh Castle

From:  Camera Obscura View from the Camera Obscura  -  The Castle Esplanade  -  Sepia
From:  Castle Esplanade Postcard from the P&WM Vello Series  -  Edinburgh Castle Esplanade
From:  East Princes Street Gardens Postcard published by A Louis Reis & Co  -  View of Edinburgh Castle and the National Galleries from East Princes Street Gardens
From:  Grassmarket P&WM Vello Series postcards  -  Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket
From:  Holyrood Park

Postcard by W R & S  - Edinburgh from the Crags  -  Watercolour by James Douglas

From:  Johnston Terrace Postcard by Alex A Inglis  -  Edinburgh Castle from Johnstone Terrace
From:  King's Stables Road View from the roof of St Stephen's Church, looking to the south towards Ediburgh Castle
From:  Princes Street Edinburgh Castle and Christmas Lights on the trees in Princes Street Gardens
From:  Ramsay Garden Photographic View Album of Edinburgh - Photograph of Edinburgh Castle from the Esplanade
From:  Scott Monument Photograph probably taken by T P Lugton, in the W R & S series  -  View of Edinburgh Castle and the National Galleries taken from the Scott Monument
From: St Stephen's Church View from the roof of St Stephen's Church, looking to the south towards Ediburgh Castle 
From:  West End

including views of the Ross Fountain
from West Princes Street Gardens.

Postcard in the "Best of All" series by J B White Ltd, Dundee  -  Edinburgh Castle and the Ross Fountain  -  framed with at Gordon tartan border
From:  West Princes Street Gardens

near the Foot of the Mound

From:  Other Places

including:
-  an aerial view

and views from
-  Greyfriars' Churchyard and
-  George IV Bridge
-  Royal Botanic Garden

Edinburgh Castle from Greyfriars  -  A postcard by W & A K Johnston
 

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Links to Other Pages

EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere     Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks