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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

 

Edinburgh Waterfront

Granton Middle Pier

 

1930s to 1970s

Looking from the shore of Granton Western Harbour towards Granton Middle Pier  -  c. 1938

Granton Middle Pier - c.1938

Where is it? -  Photograph of a railway line and a pram.  Answer:  Granton Middle Pier

Granton Middle Pier - 1948

Edinburgh Railways  -  Granton Square  -  1955

Granton Middle Pier - 1955

John Reid unloading a TL Devlin Trawler on Middle Pier at Granton Harbour

Unloading a Devlin Trawler - when?

Trawler, believed to be at Middle Pier, Granton Harbour

Granton Middle Pier - Trawler GN11 - when?

   Aerial View  -   Looking down on Granton Middle Pier  -  around 1980

Aerial View  -  Around 1978

2002

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Middle Pier  -  19 August 2002

Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Forth Corinthian Yacht Club boat yard on Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  25 August 2002

Boat Yard

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking across Eastern Harbour, Granton, from Middle Pier  -  25 August 2002

Harbour + Tyres

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Central Pier at Granton Harbour on a misty afternoon  -  4 August 2002

Middle Pier in mist

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Forth Corinthian Yacht Club boat yard on Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  25 August 2002

Boat Yard

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Granton Harbour and Inchkeith  -  25 August 2002

Harbour + Lifebelt

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  A walk down Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  3 August 2002

Walk down Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Coastguards' vehicles on Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  25 August 2002

Coastguards

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Moorings in Granton's Eastern Harbour, seen from Middle Pier  -  3 August 2002

Harbour + Moorings

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking over Western Harbour to Middle Pier at Granton Harbour  -  28 Septembrer 2003

Boats at Middle Pier

   Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking over Western Harbour to Middle Pier at Granton Harbour  -  28 Septembrer 2003

Boats at Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking over Western Harbour to Middle Pier at Granton Harbour  -  28 Septembrer 2003

Boats at Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Granton Harbour, looking across Eastern Harbour towards the three gasometers  -  6 October 2002

E Harbour + Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  - Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  "No Parking"  -  25 August 2002

No Parking

Edinburgh Waterfront  - A misty afternoon on Granton Middle Pier  -  August 2002

Deserted Road

 

2004

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  A dumper truck takes a boat from Middle Pier into the Royal Forth Yacht Club boatyard  -  7 April 2004

To the Boat Yard

Launching the Yacht

Edinburgh Waterfront  - Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  "No Parking"  -  22 June 2004

No Parking

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking up Middle Pier from Granton Square

Middle Pier

from Granton Harbour

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking up Middle Pier from Granton Square  -  zoom-out

Middle Pier

from Granton Harbour

Looking down across Granton Square towards Granton Middle Pier and the Firth of Forth  -  zoom-in

Looking down on
 Middle Pier

Looking down across Granton Square towards Granton Middle Pier and the Firth of Forth  -  zoom-out

Looking down on
 Middle Pier

zoom-out

Iron Bru Bottle in the fence separating Middle Pier from the Western Harbour construction site

Irn Bru  - Middle Pier

Iron Bru Bottle in the fence separating Middle Pier from the Western Harbour construction site at sunset

Irn Bru  - Middle Pier

Sunset

Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  Lamp Post

Lamp Post

Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  Lamp Post top

Lamp Post - Top

zoom-in

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking down on Eastern Harbour and Middle Pier, with the Superfast Ferry passing behind

E Harbour + Middle Pier

Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  Lamp Post base  

Lamp Post - Base

Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  Lamp Post base  -  zoom-in

Lamp Post - Base

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Work begins to prepare the land in Granton Western Harbour for developments in the background.  In the foreground is an empty  Irn Bru bottle  -  22 June 2004

Fence and Irn Bru bottle

June 04

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Fence with Irn Bru bottle on Middle Pier  -  3 August 2004

Fence and Irn Bru bottle

August 04

Looking from Granton Middle Pier across the building work at Western Harbour with the one remaining gasometer in the background - with the Irn Bru bottle still wedged into the fence.

Fence and Irn Bru bottle

August 04

 

2006

Granton Waterfront  -  Building commences at Middle Pier  -  'Anchorage' apartments  -  July 2006

'Anchor' apartments

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Building commences at Middle Pier  -  'Anchorage' apartments  -  July 2006

'Anchor' apartments

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Building commences at Middle Pier  -  'Anchorage' apartments  -  July 2006

'Anchor' apartments

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Building commences at Middle Pier  -  'Anchorage' apartments and plan showing other proposed developmets in Granton Western Harbour -  July 2006

'Anchor' apartments

  

2007

   1842 lamp post at Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  photographed 2007

Lamp Post

    Granton Harbour - October 27, 2007  -  The day that boats were lifted out of the harbour for the winter

RFYC  -  Lifting Yachts  out of  the Harbour

 

2008

    Granton Middle Pier  -  The day that boats were lifted into the water  -  April 2008

RFYC  -  Lifting Yachts into the Harbour

 

2013

   

FCYC  -  Lifting Yachts into the Harbour

   

More Granton Harbour Photos

taken on the same day as the FCYC lift-in

 

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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