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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

     

Edinburgh Waterfront

West Harbour Road

 

2002

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Brick and Stone Yard  -  9 September 2002

Stone Yard

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Stone Yard and Lighthouse  -  19 June 2002

Stone Yard

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Stone Yard (now empty) and Lighthouse  -  28 June 2004

Stone Yard

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Cockburn Engineering in West Harbour Road  -  10 September 2002

Cockburn Engineering

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Cockburn Engineering in West Harbour Road  -  10 September 2002

Cockburn Engineering

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Burger Bar and Lighthouse  -  19 July 2003

Burger Bar

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  White Vans in West Harbour Road  -  10 September 2002

White Vans

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Lane leading inland from West Harbour Road  -  4 August 2002

Lane

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Cycling along West Harbour Road  -  6 October 2002

Cycling

 

2003

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Roadworks in West Harbour Road  -  28 September 2003

Waterfront Avenue junction

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Waterfront Avenue Construction  -  28 September 2003

Waterfront Avenue junction

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  The 2003 Edinburgh Marathon passes the lighthouse in West Harbour Road  -  15 June 2003

Lighthouse + Marathon

 

2004

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Chestnut Street corner  -  10 March 2004

Chestnut Street corner

Edinburgh Marathon  -  June 2004  -  Passing the Lighthouse

Lighthouse + Marathon

The Snack Bar, at its new position in West Harbour Road  -  30 June 2004

Snack Van

 

2005

Snack Bar, West Harbour Road  -  20 December 2005

Snack Van

 

2006

Edinburgh Marathon

Edinburgh Marathon passing through Granton  -  June 11, 2006

Edinburgh Marathon passing through Granton  -  June 11, 2006

Edinburgh Marathon passing through Granton  -  June 11, 2006

Edinburgh Marathon passing through Granton  -  June 11, 2006

William Waugh  -  Scrap Yard

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Entrance to William Waugh (Edinburgh ) Scrap Metal Merchants  -  near Granton Square  -  July 2006

Entrance to
William Waugh
Scrap Merchants

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Lower Granton Road  -  William Waugh (Edinburgh) Sctap Metal Merchants and Cockburn Engineering

William Waugh and
Cockburn Engineering

 

2009

Transport

Bus at West Harbour Road  -  1 eighth second exposure

Lothian Buses - Bus to Penicuik

 

2010

Buildings

Waugh & Waugh scrap yard and TEBA Boxing Academy, West Harbour Road, Granton.   Photo taken May 9, 2010

Teba Boxing Academy

Waugh & Waugh scrap yard and Teba Boxing Academy, West Harbour Road.  Photo taken May 9, 2010

Teba Boxing Academy  -  zoom-in

The former Granton Custom House at West Harbour Road, near Granton Square.  Photo taken May 9, 2010

The former
Granton Custom House

The former Granton Custom House at West Harbour Road, near Granton Square.  Photo taken May 9, 2010

The former
Granton Custom House

'Cavorting Sailors' statues in the garden beside Granton Lighthouse, West Harbour Road

In the garden beside Granton Lighthouse
Cavorting Sailors Statues

'Coastal Cultural Marathon, 2010' - an exhibit at Granton Lighthouse in the Cultural Olympiad 2010 Competition, held in 2009

Inside the Granton Lighthouse
'Cultural Olympiad 2010' Exhibit

 

Edinburgh Direct Aid

16a West Harbour Road Granton

Christmas 2013

1.

Packing

Seven of the workers, packing goods for refugees in Syria take a short lunch brea at the Edinburgh Direct Aid warehouse, 16a West Harbour Road, Granton

2.

Ready to Dispatch

Direct Aid Depot at West Harbour Road, Granton  -  Aid is about to leave for Syria  -  Christmas 2013

Direct Aid Depot at West Harbour Road, Granton  -  Aid is about to leave for Syria  -  Christmas 2013

Direct Aid Depot at West Harbour Road, Granton  -  Aid is about to leave for Syria  -  Christmas 2013

Direct Aid Depot at West Harbour Road, Granton  -  Aid is about to leave for Syria  -  Christmas 2013

Direct Aid Depot at West Harbour Road, Granton  -  Aid is about to leave for Syria  -  Christmas 2013

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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