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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

 

Edinburgh,  Leith and Newhaven

Social History

Old Photos

 

Childhood

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Edinburgh Free Kindergarten

Edinburgh Free Kindergarten

[Date?]

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Nursery School Children in Edinburgh

Nursery School Children

[Date?]

 

Groups

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  The Band of Hope outside St Mungo's Church, Albion Place, Leith in the 1920s

'Band of Hope'
St Mungo's Church, Leith
1920s

Firfighters standing in front of Parliament House and the statue to Charles II in Parliament Square, Edinburgh  -  Late-1890s

Edinburgh Firefighters
late-1890s

 

Ceremonies

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Drinking Well Ceremony

Drinking Well Ceremony

[Date?]

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  The Boxmaster of the Society of Free Fishermen, Newhaven

Society of Free Fishermen

[Date?]

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Robing the Minister

Robing the Minister

1916

 

Gatherings and Processions

 Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Gathering at the foot of The Mound  -  A crowd gathered round a clergyman

Gathering at
 Foot of The Mound

[Date?]

 A Newhaven Float in the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Pageant  -  1927

Newhaven Float
Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Pageant

1927

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Poro 'Pipe of Peace' van  -  Driven in the Edinburgh Hospital Charities Parade along Princes Street, 1922

'Pipe of Peace' van
Hospital Charities' Parade

1922

 Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Procession  -  What are these vehicles, and when might the photo have been taken?

Edinburgh Corporation Transport Vehicles
Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Pageant

Year?

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Suffragettes' March along Princes Street on 9 October 1909.

Suffragettes March
Photo 1

1909

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Gathering at the foot of The Mound  -  A crowd gathered round a clergyman

Suffragettes March
Photo 2

1909

 

Work

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Police Horse-drawn Prison Coach

Police horse-drawn
prison coach

[Date?]

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  J Banks, Chimney Sweep, Newhaven (perhaps)

J Banks, Newhaven
Chimney Sweep

[Date?

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Milnes' Delivery Van

Milnes
Delivery Van

1903

 A Lantern slide by A H Baird, Edinburgh  -  Polton Farm, The Cabbage Field

Cabbage Field

[Date?]

A Lantern slide by A H Baird, Edinburgh  -  Polton Farm, The Cabbage Field

Potato Workers

[Date?]

A Lantern slide by A H Baird, Edinburgh  -  Polton Farm, The Cabbage Field

Farm Workers

[Date?]

Buildings  -  John Croall, Coachbuilders  -   Outside  -  Castle Terrace  

Croall's (outside)
Castle Terrace

1915

Buildings  -  John Croall, Coachbuilders  -   Bodymakers' Shop  -  Castle Terrace  

Croall's (inside)
Castle Terrace

1915

Louise Thomson, a nurse at Craiglockhart Military Hospital

Nurse

Craiglockhart Military Hospital

 

Death

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Funeral Procession

Funeral Procession

1928

 

 

Newhaven

Index Page

Newhaven
Old Photos

Newhaven
Postcards

Newhaven
Other Pages

Fishermen

Fishmarket

Fishwives

Harbour

Streets

Fishermen

Fishmarket

Fishwives

Streets

Aerial View

Calotype Photos

Cartes de Visite

Engravings

Maps

Recent Paintings

Recent Photos

 

Social History

Around Edinburgh

 

 

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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