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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

 

Leith Docks

 and

 Leith Harbour

Aerial view of Leith Docks  -  2001  -  and key

Photographs - 2000s

 

Photographs  2004

  Leith Harbour from Granton Breakwater

Leith Harbour

from Granton Breakwater

  Leith Harbour from Granton Breakwater  -  weith key

Leith Harbour (+ key)

from Granton Breakwater

Leith Docks  -  Albert Dock  -  Photographed November 2004

Albert Dock

Leith Docks  -  Western Harbour  -  Looking towards the harbour entrance  -   9 November 2004

Western Harbour

Industry at Leith Docks, Seafield  -  Photographed 11 November 2004

Seafield

Caledonia Mill being demolished  -  Leith Western Harbour  -   November 2004

Caledonia Mills

Caledonia Mill and Chancelot Mill  -  seen from the west in Leith Western Harbour  -   Photographed November 2004

Chancelot + Caledonia Mills

Caledonia Mill and Chancelot Mill  -  seen from the west in Leith Western Harbour  -   Photographed November 2004

Chancelot + Caledonia Mills

Caledonia Mill and Chancelot Mill  -  seen from the west in Leith Western Harbour  -   Photographed November 2004

Chancelot + Caledonia Mills

View to the north from Edinburgh Castle  -  August 2004

View from Edinburgh Castle

View of Leith Western Harbour through the trees from the Dalmeny Estate  -  November 2005

View from Dalmeny Estate

 

Photographs  2005

Albert Dock

Leith Docks  -  Cranes at Albert Docks close to Cascades casino, restaurant and bars, near the Constitution Street entrance to the docks.

Cranes

Leith Docks  -  Cranes at Albert Docks close to Cascades casino, restaurant and bars, near the Constitution Street entrance to the docks.

Cranes

Leith Docks  -  Cranes at Albert Docks close to Cascades restaurant and casino, near the Constitution Street entrance to the docks.

Grain Warehouse

Alexandra Dry Dock

View, looking along Alexandra Dock beside the old swing bridge in Leith Harbour, towards Ocean Terminal shopping centre and cinema complex  -  with key

View to Ocean Terminal

  Victorian Pumping Station beside Alexandra Dry Dock, Leith  -  September 2005

Pumping Station

View, looking along Alexandra Dock beside the old swing bridge in Leith Harbour, towards Ocean Terminal shopping centre and cinema complex.

View to Ocean Terminal

Edinburgh Dock

  A freight train of empty coal wagons reverses into Leith Docks to piick up imported coal for delivery to power stations

Coal Train

Entrance to Leith Docks near Ocean Terminal

Britannia Quay, new appartments near the Ocean Terminal entrance to Leith Docks

Britannia Quay

Prince of Wales Dock

Botnica in Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  November 2005

Botnica

Botnica in Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  November 2005

Botnica

Kommandor Jack at Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  November 2005

Kommandor Jack

   Normand Pioneer at Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  September 2005 

Normand Pioneer

A ship, possibly Normand Pioneer, in Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  November 2005

Normand Pioneer

A ship, possibly Normand Pioneer, in Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  November 2005

Normand Pioneer ?

  View, looking along Alexandra Dock beside the old swing bridge in Leith Harbour, towards Ocean Terminal shopping centre and cinema complex.

Hydraulic Pumping Station

Western Harbour

    Edinburgh Waterfront  -  construction of 'The Element' apartments

Construction  -  'The Element'

Looking to Granton Eastern Harbour from Middle Pier  -  6 Jul;y 2004

View from Granton Harbour

Leith Western Harbour.  Chancelot Mill and new car deliveries  -  new apartments in the background.

Chancelot Mill + new cars

   Tugs, Sulisker (Scottish Fisheries Protection Vessel) and Royal Yacht Britannia at Leith Western Harbour  -  September 2005 

Tugs, Sulisker, Britannia

  

Photographs  2006

1

Ships at Western Harbour

British Antarctic Survey Ships

British Antarctic Survey Vessels  -  RMS James Clark Ross and HMS Endurance at Leith Western Harbour  -  June 2006 

RMS James Clark Ross
 and HMS Endurance

Zoom-in on British Antarctic Survey Vessels  -  RMS James Clark Ross and HMS Endurance at Leith Western Harbour  -  June 2006 

RMS James Clark Ross
and HMS Endurance

Lighthouse Ship

The Royal Yacht Britannia and the Northern Lighthouse Board ship, Pharos IX, moored in Leith Western Harbour beside Ocean Terminal 

Northern Lighthouse Board ship
Pharos IX

The Royal Yacht Britannia and the Northern Lighthouse Board ship, Pharos IX, moored in Leith Western Harbour beside Ocean Terminal 

Northern Lighthouse Board ship
Pharos IX

Jean de la Lune  -  Tall Ship

Tall Ship 'Jean de la Lune' at Western Harbour, Leith  -  June 2006 

Moored beside Britannia

Tall Ship 'Jean de la Lune' at Western Harbour, Leith  -  June 2006 

At the western side
 of the harbour

Tall Ship 'Jean de la Lune' at Western Harbour, Leith  -  June 2006 

In front of the
harbour entrance

Coast Guard and Fisheries Protection

Scottish Fisheries Protection Vessel, Jura, at Leith Western Harbour 

Jura

Scottish Fisheries Protection Vessel, Jura, at Leith Western Harbour 

Jura

The Royal Yacht Britannia and Scottish Fisheries Protection Vessel, Vigilant, at Leith Western Harbour 

Royal Yacht Britannia and
Vigilant

Royal Navy

Norwegian Coastguard vessel TROMSO (W-313)  and Royal Yacht Britannia, moored beside Ocean Terminal in Leith Western Harbour 

Tromso (W-313) and
Royal Yacht Britannia

HMS Severn (P282) and Royal Yacht Britannia, moored beside Ocean Terminal in Leith Western Harbour 

HMS Severn and
Royal Yacht Britannia

Royal Navy Archer Class Patrol & Training Vessels moored beside Britannia at Leith Western Harbour 

Britannia, Tall Ship  + RN
Patrol & Training vessels

Royal Navy Archer Class Patrol & Training Vessels moored beside Britannia at Leith Western Harbour 

Archer Class
Patrol & Training vessels

Royal Navy Archer Class Patrol & Training Vessels moored beside Britannia at Leith Western Harbour 

Archer Class
Patrol & Training vessels

Royal Navy Archer Class Patrol & Training Vessels moored beside Britannia at Leith Western Harbour 

Archer Class
Patrol & Training vessels

Royal Naval Reserve Vessel, Wave Knight, at Leith Western Harbour 

Royal Naval Reserve
Wave Knight

Other Navies

Latouche-Treville (D646)  -  George Leygues class frigate in the French Navy, at Leith Western Harbour 

French Navy
Latouche-Treville

Danish Navy Niels Juel class corvettes, 'Olfert Fischer' and one other, moored beside Ocean Terminal at Leith Western Harbour 

Royal Danish Navy
Olfert Fischer

HDMS Thetis (F357), Royal Danish Navy Ocean Patrol Vessel at Leith Western Harbour 

Royal Danish Navy
Thetis

HDMS Thetis (F357), Royal Danish Navy Ocean Patrol Vessel at Leith Western Harbour 

Royal Danish Navy
Thetis

HDMS Thetis (F357), Royal Danish Navy Ocean Patrol Vessel at Leith Western Harbour 

Royal Danish Navy
Thetis

Cruise ships

The cruise liner, Alexander von Humboldt at Leith Western Harbour 

Alexander von Humboldt

The cruise liner, Europa, at Leith Western Harbour

Europa

The cruise liner, Black Prince at Leith Western Harbour

Black Prince

The cruise liner, Alexander von Humboldt at Leith Western Harbour 

Alexander von Humboldt

The cruise liner, Europa, at Leith Western Harbour

Europa

The cruise liner, Black Prince at Leith Western Harbour

Black Prince

 

Photographs  2006

2

Other Views of Leith Docks

Prince of Wales Dock

Tall Ship 'Jean de la Lune' at Victoria Swing Bridge in Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  June 2006 

Jean de la Lune

Tall Ship 'Jean de la Lune' passing through Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  June 2006 

Jean de la Lune

Tall Ship 'Jean de la Lune' passing through Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  June 2006 

Jean de la Lune

General Cargo Ship 'Triton Elbe' at Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  June 2006 

Triton Elbe

Victoria Dock

    The Scottish Executive Office, Victoria Quay, Leith Docks  -  Photographed 2006

Scottish Executive Office

    The Scottish Executive Office, Victoria Quay, Leith Docks  -  Photographed 2006

Scottish Executive Office

    The Scottish Executive Office, Victoria Quay, Leith Docks  -  Photographed 2006

Scottish Executive Office

    The Scottish Executive Office, Victoria Quay, Leith Docks  -  Photographed 2006

Scottish Executive Office

   Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  Leith Docks

Cow Parade

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -   Leith Docks

Cow Parade

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -   Leith Docks

Cow Parade

Western Harbour

Views from Granton and Newhaven and Leith

   View of Leith Western Harbour from Trinity Crescent  -  zoom-out

View from Trinity Crescent

zoom-out

    View along Lower Granton Road towards Leith Harbour

View from Granton Road

  View of Leith Western Harbour from Trinity Crescent  -  zoom-in

View from Trinity Crescent

zoom-in

Ready for transport to Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006 

Cows for the Edinburgh Cow Parade

Ready for transport to Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006 

Cows for the Edinburgh Cow Parade

 

Photographs

2007

Edinburgh Dock

A freight train of wagons now loaded with imported coal stands beside Imperial Dock, Leith about to depart.

Ocean Way

New Housing at Ocean Way  -  close to the Constitution Street entrance to Leith Docks  -  September 2007

New Housing at Ocean Way  -  close to the Constitution Street entrance to Leith Docks  -  September 2007

Western Harbour

      The Northern Lighthouse Ship 'Pole Star' at Leith Western Harbour - March 2007

Pole Star

The Northern Lighthouse Ship 'Pole Star' at Leith Western Harbour - March 2007

Pole Star

The Northern Lighthouse Ship 'Pole Star' at Leith Western Harbour - March 2007

Pole Star

 The Northern Lighthouse Ship 'Pole Star' at Leith Western Harbour - March 2007

Pole Star

Redevelopment of Leith Western Harbour  -  View towards Platinum Point from Newhaven Place

New Apartments

The German Naval Auxiliary Ship, Rhein, entering Leith Docks from the Firth of Forth

Rhein

 

Photographs

2008

Western Harbour

New apartments beside the West Breakwater at Leith Western Harbour  -  January 2008

New Apartments

 

Photographs

2009

Western Harbour

D32, HMS Daring, Type 45 Destroyer at Leith Western Harbour  -  November 21, 2009

D32  -  HMS Daring

D32, HMS Darling, Type 45 Destroyer at Leith Western Harbour  -  November 21, 2009

D32  -  HMS Daring

D32, HMS Darling, Type 45 Destroyer at Leith Western Harbour  -  November 21, 2009

D32  -  HMS Daring

 

Antony Gormley Statue

in the Leith Western Harbour

2010

One of the live-size cast iron figures in the artwork '6 Times' by Antony Gormley.  The statues are sited, most in the Water of Leith, between the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art and Leith Docks         One of the live-size cast iron figures in the artwork '6 Times' by Antony Gormley.  The statues are sited, most in the Water of Leith, between the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art and Leith Docks         One of the live-size cast iron figures in the artwork '6 Times' by Antony Gormley.  The statues are sited, most in the Water of Leith, between the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art and Leith Docks

 

Photographs

2011

Leith

Prince of Wales Dock

The ship 'Wellservicer' at Prince of Wales Dock, Leith, 2011

Wellservicer

Reflections of the ship 'Wellservicer', and a swan,  at Prince of Wales Dock, Leith, 2011

Wellservicer

Reflections + Swan

Reflections of the ship 'Wellservicer', and a swan,  at Prince of Wales Dock, Leith, 2011

Wellservicer

Reflections + Swan

    Leith Western Harbour  -  'The World' + reflection

The World + Reflection

   Leith Western Harbour  -  'The World' + fire engine

The World + Fire Engine

   Leith Western Harbour  -  'The World' + 'Spirit of Adventure'

The World +
Spirit of Adventure

    Leith Western Harbour  -   'Spirit of Adventure' + tug

Spirit of Adventure + tug

    Leith Western Harbour  -   'Spirit of Adventure'  with 'Britannia' and 'Harmony II' in the background

Spirit of Adventure + Britannia

 

Photographs

2013

Western Harbour

Multipurpose Offshore Vessel, Reef Despina at Leith Western Harbour, January 2013

Reef Despina

Multipurpose Offshore Vessel, Reef Despina at Leith Western Harbour, January 2013 

Reef Despina

Cruise ship 'Silver Whisper' departing Leith Harbour on the afternoon on 25 May 2013

Silver Whisper

 

Photographs

2014

Western Harbour

Two ships from the Subsea Seven fleet moored at Leith Docks,  November 2014

Seven Discovery +
Seven Pacific

Two ships from the Subsea Seven fleet moored at Leith Docks,  November 2014 

Seven Discovery +
Seven Pelican +
Seven Pacific

 

 

  

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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