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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

 

Engravings from the book 'Modern Athens'

Edinburgh Old Town

View of the Old Town from Princes Street

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Old Town and North Bridge from Princes Street

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Edinburgh Old Town and North Bridge from Princes Street

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Edinburgh Old Town and the Bank of Scotland from Princes Street

 Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Edinburgh Old Town and Bank of Scotland from Princes Street

Old Town & North Bridge

from Princes Street

Old Town & Bank of Scotland

from Princes Street

Edinburgh Castle and High School Wynd

The High Street

 

Engeraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Parliament House

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Parliament House in the Royal Mile

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-colured  -  Advocates' Library

 

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  County Hall

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  New County Hall and Advocates' Library

Parliament House

The Royal Mile

Advocates Library

interior

New County Hall

The Royal Mile

Canongate

Enraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  John Knox House

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  John Knox House in The Royal Mile

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Canongate Tolbooth    Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Canongate Tolbooth in the Royal Mile

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Regent Murray's House

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Regent Murray's House

John Knox House

The Royal Mile

Canongate Tolbooth

The Royal Mile

Regent Murray's House

The Royal Mile

 

Engraving from 'Modern Athens  -  hand-coloured  -  The Levee Room at Regent Murray's House

Engraving from "Modern Athens"  -  Published 1829  -  Regent Murray House - View of the Levee Room from the Garden

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Summerhouse in the garden of Regent Murray's House

Engraving from "Modern Athens"  -  Published 1829  -  Regent Murray's House - Summer-house in the Garden

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Arbour in the garden of Regent Murray's House

Engraving from "Modern Athens"  -  Published 1829  -  Regent Murray's House  -  Arbour in the Garden

Regent Murray's House

Levee Room - from the Garden

Regent Murray's House

Garden Summerhouse

Regent Murray's House

Garden Arbour

Around Cowgate

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Cowgate

 Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Cowgate looking east

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  High School Wynd    

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  St Mary's Wynd

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  St Mary's Wynd

Cowgate

looking east

High School Wynd

St Mary's Wynd

 

Old Town Squares

Engraving in 'Modern Athens  -  hand-coloured  -  Surgeon's Square

Engraving from Modern Athens  -  published 1829  -  Surgeon's Square

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Trades' Maiden Hospital

Engraving in "Modern Athens"  -  Published 1829  -  Trades' Maiden Hospital in Argyle Square

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Methodist Chapel at Nicholson Square

Engraving -n 'Modern Athens'  -  The Methodist Chapel in Nicholson Square

Surgeon's Square

Trades' Maiden Hospital

Argyle Square

Methodist Chapel

Nicolson Square

 Holyrood Palace

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Holyrood Palace

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Holyrood Palace

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Inner Quadrangle of Holyrood Palace

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Inner Quadrangle of Holyrood Palace

Holyrood Palace

Holyrood Palace

Inner Quadrangle

Other parts of the Old Town

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Edinburgh University

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Edinburgh University in the South Bridge

 Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  South Bridge from the Cowgate

 Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  South Bridge from the Cowgate

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

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  The Grassmarket

Edinburgh University

South Bridge

South Bridge

from the Cowgate

The Grassmarket

 

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