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Palace and Abbey

of

Holyroodhouse

usually known as Holyrood Palace and Abbey

 

Holyrood Palace and Abbey

Postcards

Postcard  -  Charles L Reis  -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat ©

Charles L Reis

Postcard by A Louis Reis & Co  -  Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh ©

A Louis Reis

Postcard by Alex A Inglis  -  TheFountain at Holyrood Palace ©

Alex. A. Inglis

Hartmann Real Glossy Tartan Series Postcard  -  Holyrood Palace  -  Stewart Hunting Tartan ©

Hartmann

Hartmann Postcard  -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur Seat  -  Moonlight effect ©

Hartmann

Postcards  -  James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat ©

James Patrick

Postcard by Valentine & Co  -  Holyrood Palace in winter ©

Valentine & Co

Marshall Wane Postcard in the JM&Co Caledonia Series   -  Holyrood Palacel ©

Marshall Wane

Postcard by an unidentified publisher, used as a Christmas Card  -   Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat ©

Publisher not named

Valentine Postcard  -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat in Holyrood Park  -  1923  -  Photogravure ©

Valentine & Co

Postcard published by S Hildesheimer  -  Holyrood Palace and Edinburgh Coat of Arms ©

S Hildesheimer

Postcard  -  Castle Series  -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur Seat ©

Castle Series

  ©

  ©

Albany Series

Postcard published by WH, Berlin, with many small cut-out windows and moon, to be held up to the light   -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat ©

Postcard published by WH, Berlin, with many small cut-out windows and moon, showing the effect when held up to the light   -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat ©

W H Series

Postcard published by WH, Berlin, with many small cut-out windows and moon, to be held up to the light   -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat ©

Postcard published by WH, Berlin, with many small cut-out windows and moon, showing the effect when held up to the light   -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat ©

W H Series

    Postcard  -  Castle Series  -  Holyroood Palace and Arthur's Seat ©

Unidentified Publisher

Raphael Tuck "Oilette" postcard  -  Holyrood Palace ©

Raphael Tuck "Oilette"

Postcard  -  John Patrick  -  Chapel Royal, Holyrood ©

John Patrick

Raphael Tuck "Oilette" postcard  -  Holyrood Abbey and Strand ©

Raphael Tuck "Oilette"

Raphael Tuck "Oilette" postcard  -  The Canongate from Holyrood Palace ©

Raphael Tuck "Oilette"

 

Postcard published by RB (Rock Brothers):  as published, Image reversed ©

As published: picture reversed

Rock Brothers

Postcard published byRB (Rock Brothers);  Picture corrected but text now reversed ©

Picture corrected: text reversed

Rock Brothers

 

 

Holyrood Palace

Photos

Holyrood Abbey and Palace and the Burns Monument in Regent Road  -  Photograph by George Washington Wilson ©

19th Century

G W Wilson

Holyrood Palace and Chapel  -  Alex A Inglis ©

Late C19

Alex A Inglis

Sundial at Holyrood ©

Date?

Photographer not known

Horse and cart parked outside the Main Entrance to the Palace of Holyroodhouse, beneath the Coat of Arms  -  Photograph by FE Bailey  -  When might this photo have been taken? ©

Date?

FE Bailey

Photograph by Norward Inglis  -  Holyrood Palace Gates ©

c.1950s

Norward Inglis

The Raeburn Family  -  Ian, Eileen, Alan, Evelyn and Kenny - around 1953-54 ©

1954-55

Children by Fountain

©

June 2010

Holyrood Palace Gates

Holyrood Palace in the snow  -  Christmas Eve, 2010 ©

Christmas Eve, 2010

Holyrood Palace

 

Holyrood Palace

Views from the Radical Road and the slopes of Arthur's Seat

Looking down on Holyrood Palace - 1961 ©

1961

Holyrood Palace

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  November 2002  -  Looking down on Holyrood Palace from the slopes of Arthur's Seat in Queen's Park ©

Nov 2002

Holyrood Palace

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  May 2002  -  The Queen's Garden Party at Holyrood Palace ©

May 2002

Garden Party  - Holyrood Palace

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -   May 2002  -  Holyrood Palace and Abbey ©

May 2002

Garden Party - Holyrood Palace

Looking down on Holyrood Palace from the Radical Road in Holyrood Park  -  January 2013 ©

Jan 2013

Holyrood Palace

Looking down on Holyrood Palace - 1961 ©

Jan 2013

Holyrood Palace

Looking down on Holyrood Palace - 1961 ©

Jan 2013

Holyrood Palace

 

Holyrood Palace Gardens

Holyrood Palace  -  Cafe Gardens and Park Keeper's House  -  June 2010 ©

Jun 2010

Café Gardens + Park Keeper's House

Holyrood Palace  -  Cafe Gardens and Park Keeper's House  -  June 2010 ©

Jun 2010

Café Gardens + Park Keeper's House

Holyrood Palace  -  Cafe Gardens and Park Keeper's House  -  June 2010 ©

Jun 2010

Café Gardens + Park Keeper's House

Holyrood Palace  -  Cafe Gardens and Scottish Parliament  -  June 2010 ©

Jun 2010

Café Gardens + Scottish Parliament

Tree in Holyrood Palace Gardens  -  June 2010 ©

Jun 2010

Tree in Holyrood Palace Gardens

Outlook from Holyrood Palace Gardens, looking out towards Arthur's Seat ©

Jun 2010

Outlook from Holyrood Palace Gardens

Statue in Holyrood Palace Gardens  -  June 2010 ©

Jun 2010

Statue in Palace Gardens

Holyrood Abbey

Postcards and Photos

Holyrood Chapel  -  Photo by Alex A Inglis ©

EDINBURGH ALBUM PHOTO
Alex A Inglis

Albumen Print of Holyrood Abbey by James Valentine - 1889 ©

ALBUMEN PRINT
James Valentine

The Head Gardener, W ALexander, standing in front of Holyrood Abbey ©

PHOTOGRAPH
Photographer not known

Holyrood Abbey 1995 ©

1995

Holyrood Abbey

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  November 2002  -  Holyrood Abbey ©

Nov 2002

Holyrood Abbey

Holyrood Abbey, June 2010 ©

Jun 2010

Holyrood Abbey

Looking up to Holyrood Abbey Window from the grounds of Holyroodhouse  -  June 2010 ©

Jun 2010

Holyrood Abbey Window

 

Holyrood Palace and Abbey

from Calton Hill

©

ALBUMEN PRINT
When?
J Patrick

Albumen Print of Holyrood Palace and Abbey from Calton Hill  -  James Valentine  -  1870s ©

ALBUMEN PRINT
1870s
James Valentine

George Washington Wilson's Albumen Print of Holyrood from Calton Hill ©

ALBUMEN PRINT
When?
GW Wilson

Engraving from Nelson's Pictorial Guide Books  -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur Seat ©

ENGRAVING
c.1870
Nelson's Pictorial Guide Book

Photograph from View Album of Edinburgh & District, published by Patrick Thomson around 1900  -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat ©

AROUND 1890s
View Album of
Edinburgh and District

Holyrood from Calton Hill - Photograph by Begbie ©

EDINBURGH ALBUM PHOTO
late-1850s
Thomas V Begbie

 

Holyrood Palace and Abbey

from the West

Producing  Coloured Postcards

JB White - an original black and white photo used to produce a coloured postcard  -  Holyrrood Palace and Abbey ©    JB White - hand-coloured photo - an intermediate stage in producing a coloured postcard  -  Holyrrood Palace and Abbey ©    JB White - A coloured postcard  -  Holyrood Palace and Abbey ©

 

Stereoscopic Views

McGlashon's Scottish Stereotypes

stereo view in the "McGlashon's Scottish Stereotypes" series  -  Holyrood Palace and Abbey ©

Holyrood Palace and Abbey

McGlashon's Scottish Stereotypes

Stereo view in the "McGlashon's Scottish Stereotypes" series  -  The North Wall of Holyrood Abbey ©

Holyrood Abbey  -  The North Wall

McGlashon's Scottish Stereotypes

stereo view in the "McGlashon's Scottish Stereotypes" series  -  The East Window of Holyrood Abbey ©

Holyrood Abbey  -  The East Window

McGlashon's Scottish Stereotypes

Stereo View by McGlashon  -  Looking towards the East Window of Holyrood Abbey, with figures in the scene ©

Holyrood Abbey - East Window + figures

Walter Greenoak Patterson

Stereoscopic View by Walter Greenoak Patterson  -  View from Calton Hill towards Holyrood ©

Holyrood Palace from Calton Hill

[Unidentified Photographer]

 Stereo View of Holyrood Abbey  -  photographer not identified ©

Holyrood Abbey

Lennie

Stereo View of Holyrood Palace from the Palace Gates  -  Lennie ©

 View from the Palace Gates

Underwood & Underwood

Stereo View of the Fountain at Holyrood Palace  -  Underwood & Underwood ©

The Fountain at Holyrood Palace

LL, Paris

Stereo view by L L, Paris  -  Holyrood Abbey ©

Holyrood Abbey

George Washington Wilson

GW Wilson stereo card  -  Interior of Holyrood Chapel ©

Holyrood Chapel

George Washington Wilson

Stereo view by George Washington Wilson - Holyrood Chapel ©

Holyrood Chapel

George Washington Wilson

Stereo view by George Washington Wiilson - Holyrood Palace from Calton Hill ©

Holyrood Palace from Calton Hill

George Washington Wilson

Stereo view by George Washington Wilson - The Scott Monument and Carriages in Princes Street ©

Holyrood Palace from Queen's Park

Archibald Burns

Stereo View by Archibald Burns  -  Holyrood Palace ©

Holyrood Palace

George Washington Wilson

Stereoscopic View by GW Wilson  -  Holyrood Palace ©

The back of a Stereoscopic View by GW Wilson  - Holyrood Palace ©

Holyrood Chapel

Keystone View Company

Stereo View of Holyrood Abbey and Palace by Keystone View Company ©

Description on the back of a Stereo View of Holyrood Abbey and Palace by Keystone View Company ©

Holyrood Palace

Lennie

Stereo View of Holyrood Palace from the Palace Gates  -  Lennie ©

The Back of a Stereo View of Holyrood Chapel ©

Holyrood Chapel

Unidentified photographer

A stereo view by an unidentified photographer  - Holyrood Palace and Chapel  -  A view on translucent tissue with small holes to allow the light through ©

 The back of a stereo view by an unidentified photographer  -  Portobello Castle ©

Holyrood Palace and Chapel

Unidentified photographer

Stereo View of Holyrood Abbey, with two figures in the scene  -  Photographer not identified ©

The description on the back of a Stereo View of Holyrood Abbey, with two figures in the scene  -  Photographer not identified ©

Holyrood Abbey and Palace

Unidentified photographer

A stereo view by an unidentified photographer  -  Holyrood Abbey and Palace ©

A stereo view by an unidentified photographer  -  Holyrood Abbey and Palace ©

Holyrood Abbey and Palace

Albemarle Series

Stereoscopic Views  -  Albemable Series  -  Holyrood Palace ©

Holyrood Palace

Unidentified photographer

Stereo view by an unidentified photographer  -  Holyrood Abbey  -  Queen Mary's Dial ©

The back of a stereo view by an unidentified photographer  -  Holyrood Abbey  -  Queen Mary's Dial ©

Holyrood Abbey - Queen Mary's Dial

 

Engravings

Modern Athens - 1829

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Holyrood Chapel ©

Holyrood Chapel

Engraving from "Modern Athens"  -  Published 1829  -  Holyrood Palace - The Interior Quadrangle ©

Holyrood Palace

The Interior Quadrangle

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Holyrood Palace ©

Holyrood Palace

Engraving  -  Old & New Edinburgh -  1890

Croft-an-Righ house at Abbey Hill, near Holyrood ©

AROUND HOLYROOD

'Croft-an-Righ' House

Engraving in "Old & New Edinburgh"  -  Queen Mary's Bath House ©

AROUND HOLYROOD

Queen Mary's Bath House

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Holyrood Palace and Abbey from the south-east ©

Holyrood Palace and Abbey

 

Maps and Aerial Photograph

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

1844

Edinburgh Map  -  1925  -  Section L ©

1925

Aerial Photograph  -  2001  -  Section L ©

2001

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

 

Map

Please click here to find Holyrood Palace and Abbey on a map of the Royal Mile.

Holyrood Abbey is No. 44 and Holyrood Palace is No. 45 at the bottom of  this map.

 

Comments:  Holyrood Palace and Abbey

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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