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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

 

Swanston

In the Pentland Hills to the south of Edinburgh

 

Postcards  -  James Patrick -  'Castle Series'

Early 20th Century

Postcard  -  James Parick  -  Castle Series  -  "omeward from the Plough, Swanston"

Homeward from the Plough

Postcard  -   James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  The Farm House, Swanston

The Farm House

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  The Roaring Shepherd's Cottage, Swanston

Roaring Shepherd's Cottage

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  "The Evening Meal, Swanston"

The Evening Meal

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  Swanston Cottage, Early Home of Robert Louis Stevenson

Swanston Cottage

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  Swanston Village

Swanston Village

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -  Catle Series  -  The Pentland Hills, Swanston

The Pentland Hills

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  "Golden Autumn, Swanston"

Golden Autumn

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -   Castle Series  -  Winter in Swanston

Winter at Swanston

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  "Spring Time in Swanston"

Spring time at  Swanston

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  Foot of the Pentlands, Swanston

Foot of the Pentlands

 

Postcard  -  Nimmo

Early 20th Century

 View of The Shepherd's Cottage, Swanston, by James Patrick  -  Published as a postcard by James Patrick

Shepherd's Cottage and Horses

 

Photos  -  AR Edwards' Collection

Early 20th Century

Swanston  -  Shepherd's Cottage and Horses  -  Photograph by AR Edwards or his son

Shepherd's Cottage and Horses

Swanston  - Cottage and Hens  -  Photograph by AR Edwards or his son

Cottage and Hens

 

Postcard  -  Reginald P Phillimore

Early 20th Century

Postcard by Reginald P Phillimore  -  Swanston in the Pentland Hills to the south of Edinburgh

Cottage of John Todd

 

Photographs

2010

Swanston Village

Swanston  Village -  April 2010

Swanston  Village -  April 2010

Swanston  Village -  April 2010

View to Edinburgh from the Pentland Hills at Swanston

Looking towards Arthur's Seat from Swanston   -  April 2010

Looking towards Arthur's Seat from Swanston   -  April 2010

 

Photographs

2015

Swanston Village

Swanston Village at the foot of the Pentland Hills, photographed on a fine afternoon in March 2015

Swanston Village at the foot of the Pentland Hills, photographed on a fine afternoon in March 2015

 

 

 

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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