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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

 

 Postcards Views of Edinburgh

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Post Card Views of

 Edinburgh

Yellow background denotes an Edinburgh photographer or publisher.

Green background denotes  photographer or publisher from elsewhere.

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NMS Edinburgh

This illustration of  the Museum of Scotland in Chamber Street shows a cross-section of the new museum, with the frontage removed to show the interior.  This card has  been produced on behalf of the Board of Trustees of the National Museums of Scotland.

-  Museum of Scotland

NPO  Belfast

I have only seen one postcard by this publisher.  The series is 'NPO Dexter'.  It is described as 'Litho Canada'.  It is a view of the Floral Clock, photographed in 1963

- Floral Clock, Princes Street Gardens (RNLI)

-  National Library of Scotland  Edinburgh [Crown Copyright]

- Map of Lothians (J & C Bleau, 1654)

-  National Museums of Scotland

Reproduction of an old postcard.  The postcard below comes from  the collection of Malcolm Cant

- Shop at 73 Broughton Street   Not posted

-  National Trust for Scotland

The National Trust range includes cards from Dixon, Forbes, Stirling and others

On sale 2001

Also:

- North side of Charlotte Square

- J Naylor & Co, Pioneers  Leith, Edinburgh

Newhaen Road  -  One of the new electric trams in 1905

I have only seen two postcards by J Naylor & Co of Leith.  Both are of views in or around Newhaven.  One of them is illustrated above

Pioneer Series

- Newhaven Road:  one of the new electric trams  Posted 1905

- Annfield, Newhaven:  with electric trams  Posted 1907

-  Neilson Scott

I have only seen one card from Neilson Scott. It is a black and white 'real photo' card.

- Old stage road, Fountainhall

Nimmo  Leith, Edinburgh

Nimmo Postcard  -  Jock Howieson's House, Cramond Brig

1.

- George Street

- Scott Monument

- Canongate

- Lochend, Leith

- Edinburgh Castle (by Archibald Inglis)

Most of the Nimmo cards that I have were posted between 1904 and 1908.  One was posted in 1914.

2.  Ingle Series

- Princes Street

I have many more Nimmo postcards of Edinburgh, still to be added to the lists above.

3. Printed by Nimmo, Leith, Edinburgh

The Address side of the card below carried a message saying that the card was issued free with Shurey's Publications.

-  Dean Bridge, Edinburgh
-  Old Tolbooth, Canongate, Edinburgh
St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh
-  St Bernard's Well, Edinburgh  646
-  George Street, Edinburgh.  648
-  Bank of Scotland, Edinburgh. 649.

John McWilliam, Rainham, Kent, who told me of the Nimmo postcards produced for Shurey's Publications (above) tells me that the one he has seen is an artist impression rather than from a photographic source, and that it t is likely that all the Nimmo-Shurey cards were similarly produced.

- J Naylor & Co, Pioneers  Leith, Edinburgh

Newhaen Road  -  One of the new electric trams in 1905

I have only seen one postcard by J Naylor & Co of Leith.  It is illustrated above

- Newhaven Road:  one of the new electric trams

Posted 1905

North British Railway Company  London

This postcard comes from the collection of Malcolm Cant.

- North British Station Hotels, Perth, Edinburgh, Glasgow  Posted 1909

 

 

 Postcard Views

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 Postcard by Reginald P Phillimore  -  White Horse Close

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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