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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

 

National Museum
of Scotland

The museum comprises two linked buildings in Chambers Street, Edinburgh:

The Royal Museum, built 1861.
The Museum of Scotland, built 1990s.

 

Museum of Scotland

Built 1990s, Opened 1998

Excavations for Museum of Scotland  -  Photograph taken 1990s

Photograph  -  1990s

Excavations for the Museum of Scotland

 

Royal Museum

Built 1861.    Closed for Refurbishment  2008-11.

Colour Photos

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Main Hall - looking east

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Main Hall - looking east

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Main Hall - looking west

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Scottish Country Dancing

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Millennium Clock

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Main Hall - looking east

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

2nd Floor Balcony
looking east

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Cleaning one of the two
Goldfish Pond

On the steps of the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Doormen in Period Costume
on the Front Steps

 

Royal Museum

Built 1861.    Closed for Refurbishment  2008-11.

Sepia Photos

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Main Hall - looking east

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Main Hall - looking east

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Main Hall - looking west

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Millennium Clock

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Millennium Clock

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

Main Hall - looking east

Inside the Royal  Museum, Chamber Street, Edinburgh  -  2008

2nd Floor Balcony
looking east

Royal Museum

Jungle City Exhibition

2011

Museum Main Hall

1st Floor

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Main Hall

Elephants, Orangutan,
Crocodiles, Tigers

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Main Hall

Orangutan

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Main Hall

Butler on Tiger

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Main Hall

Butler on Tiger

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Main Hall

Elephants, Orangutan,
Crocodiles, Tigers

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Main Hall

Elephants

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Main Hall

Tigers

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Main Hall

Crocodile

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Main Hall

Crocodile

Museum Basement

Street Level

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Basement

Orangutan

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Basement

Hornbill

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Basement

Crocodiles

Jungle City Exhibition at Royal Museum, Edinburgh on the day of the Jungle City Grand Auction Sale - September 29, 2011

Basement

Tiger and Crocodiles

 

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