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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

Lauriston Castle

Between Silverknowes and Cramond, Edinburgh

Overlooking the Firth of Forth,

 

1.

Lauriston Castle and Gardens

Exterior Views

 

Spring 2006

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh 

Lauriston Castle
Notice Board at the Car Park

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Lauriston Castle + Pond

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Lauriston Castle  -  Frontage

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Lauriston Castle + Pond

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Lauriston Castle - North Wing

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Lauriston Castle - North Wing

 

Summer 2010

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Pond at Lauriston Castle

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Pond at Lauriston Castle

 

Autumn 2011

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Looking SW to Lauriston Castle

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Pond at Lauriston Castle

 

Summer 2012

Seven photos all on the same page.  Please click on any of the thumbnail images below

OR   click on one of these links:        small photos    medium-size photos      large photos

 1.

   Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh  -  September 2012

Tree in the Arboretum

2.

   Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh  -  September 2012

Croquet on the Lawn

 3.

   Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh  -  September 2012

Pond in front of the Castle

 4.

   Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh  -  September 2012

Statue of Diane - 1

 5.

   Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh  -  September 2012

Statue of Diane - 2

  6.

   Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh  -  September 2012

East Wing

  7.

   Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh  -  September 2012

East Wing  -  Chimneys

 

2.

Lauriston Castle

Interior Views

Autumn 2011

 

Plan of Principal Rooms

Lauriston Castle - Plan of the Principal Rooms

Plan of Principal Rooms

Lauriston Castle - Plan and Photos of the Principal Rooms

Plan + Photos

 

Public Rooms

Lauriston Castle - Entrace Hall and Staircase - October 2011

Entrance Hall

Lauriston Castle - Reception Hall Fireplace - October 2011

Reception Hall Fireplace

Lauriston Castle - Reception Hall Fireplace - October 2011

Reception Hall Fireplace

Lauriston Castle - Reception Hall Table - October 2011

Reception Hall Table

Lauriston Castle - The Oak Room - October 2011

Oak Room

Lauriston Castle - Desk in The Oak Room- October 2011

Oak Room Desk

Lauriston Castle - Oak Room Fireplace - October 2011

Oak Room Fireplace

Lauriston Castle - Drawing Room - October 2011

Drawing Room

Lauriston Castle - Sitting Room, Newspapers on the Table - October 2011

Sitting Room

Newspapers on the Table

Lauriston Castle - Sitting Room, Newspapers on the Table - October 2011

Sitting Room Newspapers

Zoom-in

Lauriston Castle - Sitting Room Table - October 2011

Sitting Room Table

looking towards the window

Lauriston Castle - Sitting Room Table - October 2011

Sitting Room Table

looking into the room

Lauriston Castle - Dining Room - October 2011

Dining Room

 

Library

Lauriston Castle - Library Window - October 2011

Library Window

Lauriston Castle - Library Corridor Window - October 2011

Library Corridor Windows

Lauriston Castle - Library Corridor - October 2011

Library Corridor

Lauriston Castle - Library - October 2011

Library - Door closed

Lauriston Castle - Library - October 2011

Library - Door open

 

Workers' Quarters

Lauriston Castle - Maid's Bedroom - October 2011

Maid's Bedroom

Lauriston Castle - Maid's Bedroom Door - October 2011

Maid's Bedroom Door

Lauriston Castle - Housekeeper's Bedroom - October 2011

Housekeeper's Bedroom

Lauriston Castle - Housekeeper's Bedroom Fireplace - October 2011

Housekeeper's Bedroom

Fireplace

Lauriston Castle - Housekeeper's Sitting Room - October 2011

Housekeeper's
Sitting Room

Lauriston Castle - Linen Store - October 2011

Linen Store

Lauriston Castle - Linen Store Corridor - October 2011

Corridor near Linen Store

Lauriston Castle - Motor Driver's Quarters- October 2011

Motor Driver's Quarters

Now Art Room

Lauriston Castle - Butler's Pantry - October 2011

Butler's Pantry

Lauriston Castle - Kitchen - October 2011

Kitchen

Now Lecture Hall

Lauriston Castle - Kitchen - zoom-in to clock and pans  -  October 2011

Kitchen - Pans + Clock

 

Main Bedrooms & Dressing Rooms

Lauriston Castle - Mrs Reid's Bedroom - October 2011

Mrs Reid's Bedroom

and seating around fireplace

Lauriston Castle - Mrs Reid's Bedroom - October 2011

Mrs Reid's Bedroom

Bed and Pictures

Lauriston Castle - Mr Barton's Bedroom - October 2011

Mr Barton's Bedroom

bed

Lauriston Castle - Mr Barton's Bedroom - October 2011

Mr Barton's Bedroom

pictures

 Lauriston Castle - Dressing Room - October 2011

Dressing Room - Bath

Lauriston Castle - Dressing Room - October 2011

Dressing Room - Pictures

 

Other Bedrooms

Lauriston Castle - Tower Bedroom No. 1 - October 2011

Tower Bedroom 1

Lauriston Castle - Tower Bedroom 3 - October 2011

Tower Bedroom 3

Lauriston Castle - Tower Cloakroom - October 2011

Tower Cloakroom

Lauriston Castle - Tower WC -  October 2011

Tower WC

Lauriston Castle - Guests' Sitting Room - October 2011

Guests' Sitting Room

Lauriston Castle - Guest Sitting Room Corridor - October 2011

Guest Sitting Room Corridor

Lauriston Castle - Guest Wing Corridor - October 2011

Guest Wing Corridor

Lauriston Castle - Guest Wing Corridor - October 2011

Guest Wing Corridor

Lauriston Castle - Guests' Bedroom 5 - October 2011

Guest Bedroom - No.5

Lauriston Castle - Guest Bedroom No.6 - October 2011

Guest Bedroom - No.6

Lauriston Castle - Guest Bedroom No.7 - October 2011

Guest Bedroom - No.7

 

Recollections

Around Edinburgh

 

   

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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