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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

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Davidson's Mains

About 3 miles NW of the centre of Edinburgh

 

Railways and Turkeys

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The Barnton Express at Davidson's Mains Station

The Barnton Express

Davidson's Mains Station

Davidson's Mains Station  -  1915

1915

Davidson's Mains Station

Davidson's Mains  -  Whiteford's urkeys arrive for Christmas  -  1934

1934

Whiteford's Turkeys
arrive for Christmas

Davidson's Mains  -  Whiteford's urkeys arrive for Christmas  -  1934

1934

Whiteford's Turkeys
arrive for Christmas

Davidson's Mains  -  Whiteford's urkeys arrive for Christmas  -  1934

1934

Whiteford's Turkeys
arrive for Christmas

 

Buildings and Streets

1901-1950

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Davidson's Mains School  -  1910

1910

Davidson's Mains School

Davidson's Mains School  -  1919

1919

Davidson's Mains School

Davidson's Mains, School Road  -  1910

1910

School Road

Davidson's Mains  -  Main Street  -  1906

1906

Main Street

Davidson's Mains, Main Street  -  1950

1950

Main Street

Davidson's Mains, Church of the Holy Cross  -  Around 1910?

Around 1910?

Church of the Holy Cross

Davidson's Mains  -  Station Road  -  1918

1918

Station Road

Davidson's Mains, Quality Street Post Office  -  Around 1910?

Around 1910?

Quality Street Post Office

Davidson's Mains, Quality Street  -  Around 1910?

Around 1910?

Quality Street

 

Rural Life and Groups

1901-1980

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Davidson's Mains, Harvesting  -  1910

1910

Harvesting

Davidson's Mains  -  John Macdonald's Smiddy  -  1910

1910

John MacDonald's Smiddy
Workers, Wheels + Carts

Davidson's Mains  -  John Macdonald's Smiddy  -  1910

1910

John MacDonald's Smiddy
 zoom-in to the workers

Maitland Bowling Club, Davidson's Mains, Edinburgh  -  When might this photo have been taken? 

Date?

Maitland Bowling Club

Davidson's Mains, Gala Day  -  1950

1950

Gala Day

Davidson's Mains  -  Cows in Quality Street  -  What were the cows doing here, and when was this photo taken?

Date?

Cows in Quality Street

 

Buildings and Streets

1981-2000

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Davidson's Mains, St Margaret's Church  -  1984

1984

St Margaret's Church

Davidson's Mains Parish Church  -  1999

1999

Davidson's Mains Parish Church

Davidson's Mains, Loganm & Forrest Dairy  -  1985

1985

Logan & Forrest Dairy

Davidson's Mains, The Corbi  -  1985

1985

The Corbie

Davidson's Mains, Ye Olde Inn  -  1985

1985

Ye Olde Inn

Davidson's Mains  -  The Village Inn  -  1999

1999

The Village Inn

Davidson's Mains  McKenzie's  -  1985

1985

McKenzie's

 

Railway

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Caledonian Railway train at Davidson's Mains Station

Davidson's Mains Station

J McCulloch Postcard of Davidson'e Mains Railway Station

Davidson's Mains Station

 

Cycling

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Cycle track beside Ferry Road, Davidon's Mains  -  1950s

1950s

Cycle Track

Cycle track beside Ferry Road, Davidon's Mains  -  1950s

1950s

Cycle Track

Cycle track beside Ferry Road, Davidon's Mains  -  1967

1967

v. Carrswood

Cycle track beside Ferry Road, Davidon's Mains  -  1977

1977

Cycle Track

Cycle track beside Ferry Road, Davidon's Mains

1979

Granton Griffins

 

 

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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