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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

 

Engravings from the book 'Modern Athens'

Edinburgh New Town

  Distant Views

Engravings from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured -  Edinburgh New Town from the North West

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Edinburgh New Town from the north-west

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Edinburgh from Craigleith

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  Edinburgh from Craigleith

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Edinburgh New Town from Ramsay Garden

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'

Edinburgh New town 

from the north-west

Edinburgh

from Craigleith

Edinburgh New Town

from Ramsay Garden

George Street and St Andrew Square

Waterloo Place

The Mound

  St Andrew Square and Drummond Place

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  The Royal Bank of Scotland in St Andrew Square

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-colooured  -  Lord Melville's Monument    Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Lord Melville's Monument in the centre of St Andrew Square

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Drummond Place

Engraving in Modern Athens  -  Published 1829  -  The Excise Office, Drummond Place

Royal Bank of Scotland

St Andrew Square

Lord Melville's Monument

St Andrew Square

Excise Office

Drummond Place

  East End of Princes Street and Waterloo Place

Engreaving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Register House at the East End of Princes Street

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Register House at the East End of Princes Street

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  The Theatre Royal

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  The Theatre Royal

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Waterloo Place

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Waterloo Place

Register House

Princes Street

The Theatre Royal

On the site later occupied by GPO

Waterloo Place

Post Office

    Waterloo Place

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  The Bridewell

Engravin g in 'Modern Athens'  -  The east end of the Bridewell and the Jail Convenor's House

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -   The Bridewell

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  The Bridewell or house of correction

Engraving from 'Modern Athen'  -  hand-coloured  -  Calton Jail

Engravng from Modern Athens  -  Calton Jail in Regent Road

The Bridewell

Regent Road

The Bridewell

Regent Road

Calton Jail

Regent Road

Calton Hill

Engraving from 'Modern Athens  -  hand-coloured  -  The Nelson Monument

Engraving in Modern Athens  -  The Nelson Monument

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  The Royal High School

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  The Royal High School in Regent Road

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Calton Hill Observatory

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  The New Observatory and Playfair's Monument on Calton Hill

Nelson Monument

Calton Hill

The Royal High School

Regent Road

New Observatory

Calton Hill

    New Town Houses

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Moray Place

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Moray Place

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Ainslie Place

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Ainslie Place

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Royal Circus

Engraving in'Modern Athens'  -  Royal Circus

Moray Place

Ainslie Place Royal Circus

 

Engravings from Modern Athens  -  Published 1829

Index                 View from Craigleith                View from Calton Hill

Around Edinburgh

Distant Views

Old Town

New Town

Churches

Schools

Leith

 

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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