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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

 

Royal Scots Greys Statue

Princes Street Gardens, opposite Frederick Street

Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  November 1987      Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  November 1987     Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  October 1987

 

 

Photographs

1987 - 1988

All these photos were taken in the seventeen months months beginning January 1987

January

Snow

Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  January 1987          Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  January 1988

February

Rugby Match supporters

Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  February 1988         Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  February 1988

March

A quiet month

   Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  March 1988

April

Tulips

Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  April 1987         Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  April 1987        Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  April 1987

May

Blossom, sun and mist

   Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  May 1988         Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - May 1988

 Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - May 1987         Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - May 1987

June

Late Evening Sunshine

    Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -June 1987

July

Showers

Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - July 1987         Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - July 1987     

August

Edinburgh Festival

   Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - August 1987          Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - August 1987        

September

Tourists have left

Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - September 1987        Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - September 1987    

October

Fine weather

      Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - October 1987

November

Remembrance Day

  Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - November 1987        Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - November 1987        Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - November 1987

December

Christmas

  Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - December 1987       Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - December 1987      Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  - December 1987

 

More Photographs

Other Years

August 1978

Mist

   Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  August 1978

Summer 1978

Evening light

         Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  Autumn 1978

May 1996

Daffodils

   Royal Scots Greys' memorial statue  -  West Princes Street Gardens  -  May 1996

December 2009

Snow

    Looking to the south across Princes Street  -  Royal Scots Greys Statue and Edinburgh Castle              Looking to the south across Princes Street  -  Royal Scots Greys Statue and Edinburgh Castle

November 2010

Snow

    Royal Scots Greys Statue in West Princes Street Gardens  -  Edinburgh Castle in the background             Royal Scots Greys Statue in West Princes Street Gardens  -  Edinburgh Old Town in the background

 

Photograph

 with a Reflex Camera

From an article in an early edition of the British Journal of Photography

 c. 1910s

     Royal Scots Greys Statue  -  Princes Street Gardens

 

Postcards

 Early 1900s

   J S & S, Edinburgh  -   Royal Scots Greys Statue in West Princes Street Gardens

J S & S, Edinburgh

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Royal Greys'  Memorial in West Princes Street Gardens 

J R Russell, Edinburgh

Unveiling Ceremony - 1906

   Postcard  -  M Wane & Co  -  Unveiling of the 'Scots Grey Memorial  -  Edinburgh, November 1906

M Wane & Co.

 

Model

of the Statue

     Model of the Royal Scots Greys statue in Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

 

Royal Scots Greys Statue  -  Background

 

My Photos  -  Edinburgh Year

 

My Photos  -  Other subjects

 

Other Monuments

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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