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Broughton

and

Warriston

Districts close to the Water of Leith, about a mile to the north of Princes Street

 

Engravings of Broughton

Published c.1890

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Old Broughton Village

Broughton Village

1852 

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Broughton Burn  -  1850

Broughton Burn

1850

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  published 1890  -  Broughton Hall

Broughton Hall

 

Photograph

Published 1938

 

Broughton Market Demolition

 

Photographs

1990s

Warriston Road

Water of Leith

Images  created in Photoshop from the photo on the right above

Warriston Cemetery 5  -  Infra-red Photo

Warriston Cemetery

 

 

 

Broughton Street

Photos of Shops and Bars

19 Broughton Street  -  Cafe Piccante, 2010

Broughton Street

 

Churches

Broughton + Canonmills

19 Broughton Street  -  Cafe Piccante, 2010

 

Photographs

2010

Warriston Road

Water of Leith

Heron

A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010

Heron and Buzzard

A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010

Heron and Buzzard

Warriston Road

Water of Leith

Images  created in Photoshop from the photo on the right above

A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010

'Monochrome'

Heron and Buzzard

A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010

'Embossed'

Heron and Buzzard

A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010

'Find Edges'

Heron and Buzzard

A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010

'Glowing Edges'

Heron and Buzzard

 

Old Photographs

Warriston

c.1931

Warriston Allotments

 

Maps and Aerial Photograph

Edinburgh  -  1844  -  Map produced for the Society for the Dissemination of Useful Knowledge  -  Section C

1844

Edinburgh Map  -  1925  -  Section C

1925

Aerial Photograph  -  2001  -  Section C

2001

Please click on any of the images above.  All three will appear on the same page.

 

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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