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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

West End

 

Looking East from the West End

Tram at the West End of Princes Street

1950s  PHOTO

Tram Route

from Charlotte Square

Traffic in Princes Street  -  View from on high at the West End  -  Possibly photographed around the 1960s

1960s (?) PHOTO

Campbell Harper

Princes Street  -  Looking East from Frederick Street  -  1858

1858 PHOTO

Clark

Early postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Princes Street, West End

EARLY POST CARD

Princes Street - West End

  Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -    Royal Procession of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra in Princes Street, 1903

1903 POST CARD

Royal Procession

The West End of Princes Street  -  1902  -  JCH Balmain

1902 PHOTO

JCH Balmain

Princes Street  -  Heavy Traffica at the West End  -  A matt sepia postcard by an unnamed publisher

POST CARD  -  Sepia Matt

Princes Street - West End

Heavy traffic at the West End of Princes Street  -  A glossy sepia postcard from an unidentified publisher

POST CARD  -  Sepia Glossy

Princes Street - West End

Princes Street  -  Heavy Traffic at the West End  -  a black and white photograph by E T W Dennis & Sons

POST CARD  -  B + W  Glossy

Princes Street - West End

Postcard  -  Castle Series  -  Princes Street, West End

POST CARD

'Castle Series'

Marshall Wane Postcard in the JM&Co Caledonia Series   -  Princes Street from the Rutland Hotel

POST CARD

Marshall Wane

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Looking east along Princes Street towards the Nelson Monument on Calton Hill

ENGRAVING

Princes Street - looking east

 

Edinburgh CowParade

2006

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  The West End of Princes Street

West End of Princes Street

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  St John's Church at the West End of Princes Stree

St John's Church

 

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  The West End of Princes Stree

West End of Princes Street

 

 

Snow at the West End

Looking down on the Caledonian Hotel and St Cuthbert's Church and graveyard from Edinburgh Castle  -  January 2010

January 2010

Looking down from Edinburgh Castle

Looking down on the Caledonian Hotel and St Cuthbert's Church and graveyard from Edinburgh Castle  -  January 2010

January 2010

Looking down from Edinburgh Castle

West End

Hope Street and Princes Street

 

Road Works at the West End of Princes Street

April 2011

Road Works      zoom-out

Road Works at the West End of Princes Street

April 2011

Road Works     zoom-in

Lynedoch Place

 

Looking to the west from Queensferry Street towards Lynedoch Place

December 2009

Looking west from Queensferry Street

 

Maps and Aerial Photograph

The area around Melville Street, close to the West End of Princes Street

Edinburgh  -  1844  -  Map produced for the Society for the  Dissemination of Useful Knowledge  -  Section I

1844

Edinburgh Map  -  1925  -  Section I

1925

Aerial Photographs  -  2001  -  Section I

2001

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

 

 

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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