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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

 

Around Edinburgh

Pilton

and

Pennywell

Suburbs, about 3 miles NW of the centre of Edinburgh

 

Crewe Crescent

   Brian Swanney and dog, 16 Crewe Crescent

Brian Swanney + dog

16 Crewe Crescent

Brian Swanney and rabbit, 16 Crewe Crescent

Brian Swanney + rabbit

16 Crewe Crescent

Eric Swanney and rabbit, 16 Crewe Crescent

Eric Swanney + rabbit

16 Crewe Crescent

 

Crewe Road Gardens

2007

   Crewe Road Gardens  -  2007

Looking south

  Crewe Road Gardens  -  2007

Waiting for the Rubbish Collection

 

Crewe Road Gardens

and Granton Baptist Church at

Crewe Road North

2014

       Crewe Road Gardens  -  No.8  -  March 2014

No. 8

    Crewe Road Gardens  - Baptist Church -  March 2014

Granton Baptist Church

      Crewe Road Gardens  -  Houses (old style + newer style)  -  March 2014

LEFT: Old style      RIGHT: Modernised

Looking South

       Crewe Road Gardens  -  Houses (modernised)  -  March 2014

West side of the street: Modernised

Looking North

     Crewe Road Gardens  -  Houses (old style)  -  March 2014

East side of the street:  Old style

Looking North

 

Ferry Road Avenue

   The back green behind 25 Ferry Road Avenue, Pennywell

c.1960

The Back Green

 

Ferry Road Drive

   Ferry Road Drive  -  Shops  2006

2006
North side of circle

Ferry Road Drive  -  Shops  2007

2007
South Side of Circle

 

Pilton Avenue

   Bob sinclair and his dad - Photo taken behind 317 Pilton Avenue, around 1938

c.1938

The Back Green at No 317

   Bob sinclair and his mother - Photo taken behind 317 Pilton Avenue, 1937

c.1937

Behind No 317

   Douglas Roberts on his tricycle in his garden at Pilton Avenue  -  early-1950s

c.1956

Douglas Roberts on his Tricycle in his Back Garden

For aerial views see Construction of Bruce Peebles' Factory at East Pilton, 1962-64

 

West Pilton Gardens

West Pilton Gardens  -  Removal

2006

West Pilton Gardens  -  Removal

2006

 

West Pilton Grove

Inchcolm Court

  Group in front of an ice cream van in West Pilton Grove

late-1950s

 View across West Pilton Park to Inchcolm Court and Inchgarvie Court

2006

 

West Pilton Place

Swedish Houses

'Swedish Houses' in West Pilton Place

1950s ?

 

West Pilton Road

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

2006

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

2006

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

2006

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

2006

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

2006

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

2006

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

2006

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

2006

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

2006

 

West Pilton Street

   Fire in an empty house at West Pilton Street

2006

   Fire in an empty house at West Pilton Street

2006

   West Pilton Street  -  after the fire in the empty house

2007

 

West Pilton Terrace

   Francis in her pram outside her prefab at 8 West Pilton Terrace.  THe photo was taken in 1964.  The prefab was semolished in 1968.

1964

 

 

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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