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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

 

Around Edinburgh

Edinburgh Old Town

 

McGlashon's Scottish Stereographs

McGlashon's Scottish Stereographs  -  Edinburgh Old Town from Burns' Monument

Edinburgh Old Town
from Burns Monument

McGlashon's Scottish Stereographs  -  Waveley Bridge and Edinburgh Old Town

Waverley Bridge
and Edinburgh Old Town

 

G W Wilson  -  Stereo Views

GW Wilson stereo card - Waverley Bridge and Old Town from Princes Street

Waverley Bridge and Old Town

 

Engravings - Modern Athens - 1829

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

Old Town & North Bridge

from Princes Street

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

Old Town & Bank of Scotland

from Princes Street

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Waverley Market

Waverley Market

& North Bridge

 

Photos  -  1986

   Edinburgh Old Town and Balloons about to be launched  -  1986

September 1986

Balloons

   Edinburgh Old Town and Balloons in the Sky  -  1986

September 1986

Balloons in the Sky

 

Recent Photos

August 2003

After the Edinburgh Cavalcade 2003  -  zoom-out

After the Cavalcade

View from Princes Street

August 2007

Looking towards the Old Town of Edinburgh from Princes Street

View from Princes Street

 

Looking towards the Old Town of Edinburgh from Princes Street

View from Princes Street

zoom-in

 

Old Town Fire

Photos  -   December 2002

Photographs by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  December 2002  -  Fire in the Old Town of Edinburgh  -  Dismantling the wall in Cowgate

Cowgate

 

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  December 2002  -  Fire in the Old Town of Edinburgh  -  The Gilded Balloon, Cowgate

Looking down Blair Street

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  December 2002  -  Fire in the Old Town of Edinburgh  -  South Bridge

South Bridge

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  December 2002  -  Fire in the Old Town of Edinburgh  -  The Gilded Balloon, Cowgate

Looking down Blair Street

Photos  -   June 2003

Cowgate  -  Scene of the Old Town Fire  -  six months later  -  June 2003  -  Buildings demolished

June 2003

Photos  -   September 2005

Scene of the Old Town Fire  -   almost three years later  -  September 2005

September 2005

Proposed Redevelopment  -  2006

Artist's Impressions

Proposed SoCo development on the site of the Old Town Fire  -  View of the Cowgate facade from the NE

Cowgate

View from NE

Proposed SoCo development on the site of the Old Town Fire  -  View of the corner of South Bridge and Chamber Street from the S

South Bridge

View from S

Old Town Fire:   More photos

 

Views from the Scott Monument

August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009 View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

 

Sketch

Part of a sketch  -  View from Calton Hill, looking to the south and South West towards Salisbury Crags in Holyrood Park, Canongate and Dumbiedykes housing

Salisbury Crags and Dumbiedykes

Part of a sketch  -  View from Calton Hill, looking to the west towards North Bridge and Edinburgh Castle

North Bridge and Edinburgh Castle

 

Maps and Aerial Photograph

Edinburgh  -  1844  -  Map prodcued for the Society for the Dissemination of Useful Knowledge  -  Section K

1844

Edinburgh Map  -  1925  -  Section K

1925

Aerial Photograph  -  2001  -  Section K

2001

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

 

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Allan Ramsay's House in the Royal Mile

Recollections:  Edinburgh Old Town

 

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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