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The Scott Monument

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description of the Scott Monument

 

Scott Monument

from the North

Post Card - The Scott Monument in Princes Street - PPC Philco Series

POST CARD
Philco

Postcard  -  Castle Series  -  Sir Walter Scott Monument

POST CARD
'Castle Series

Around Edinburgh  -  The Scott Monument and Sir Walter Scott

POST CARD
Unidentified publisher

 

Scott Monument

from the South

GW Wilson stereo card - Sir Walter Sott Monument

STEREO VIEW

G W Wilson

Stereoscopic view by BW Kilburn  -  The Scott Monument from Princes Street Gardens

STEREO VIEW

B W Kilburn

 

Scott Monument

from the SW

 P&WM Vello Series postcards  -  Princes Street Gardens - Spring

POSTCARD

P&WM Vello Series

 

Scott Monument

from the East

Photos

The Scott Monument in Princes Street  -  Photo by Alex A Inglis

EDINBURGH ALBUM PHOTO

Alex A Inglis

Photograph by Norward Inglis  -  View towards the Scott Monument and beyond from high on the North British Hotel

 c.1950s

Norward Inglis

Stereo Views

Archibald Burns stereo card  -  The Sir Walter Scott Monument

STEREO VIEW

Archibald Burns

The Scott Monument - stereo view by Thomas Vernon Begie

PHOTOGRAPH IN LATE 1850S

Thomas Begbie

Postcards

J M Postcard  -  Caledonia Series  -  The Scott Monument and Princes Street Gardens

Scott Monument +
Princes Street Gardens

'National Series' postcard  - Princes Street and Scott Monument from NB Hotel

Scott Monument +
Princes Street Gardens

Postcard published by WH Berlin, with many small cut-out windows and moon, to be held up to the light   -  Edinburgh Castle and Scott Monument

POST CARD

W H Series

Postcard published by WH Berlin, with many small cut-out windows and moon, showing the effect when held up to the light   -  Edinburgh Castle and Scott Monument

POST CARD

W H Series

Postcard published by WH Berlin, with many small cut-out windows and moon, to be held up to the light   -  Edinburgh Castle and Scott Monument

POST CARD

W H Series

Zoom-in to the picture on a ostcard published by WH Berlin, with many small cut-out windows and moon, to be held up to the light   -  Edinburgh Castle and Scott Monument

POST CARD  -  ZOOM-IN

W H Series

Postcard  -  Castle Series  -  Princes Street, looking west

POST CARD  c.1900
Unidentified Publisher

Raphael Tuck "Art" postcard  -  Princes Street

POST CARD

Tuck's Oilette

Photograph from View Album of Edinburgh & District, published by Patrick Thomson around 1900  -  Scott Monument

View Album of Edinburgh and District

Engravings

Engraving from Nelson's Pictorial Guide Books  -  Edinburgh from Princes Street Gardens

ENGRAVING

Nelson's Pictorial Guide Book

Engravings  -  The Scott Monument

ENGRAVING

Old & New Edinburgh

 

Scott Monument

from the West

Photos

The Scott Monument and an old car  -  possibly the 1920s

EARLY 1900s

Monument and car

The Scott Monument in Princes Street with two cars and a bus

EARLY 1900s

Monument, cars and bus

The Scott Monument from Princes Street Gardens  -  summer 1950

SUMMER 1950

Monument, from the Gardens

Stereo Views

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

George Washington Wilson

Scott Monument +Coaches

Stereo View by George Washington Wilson - Looking east along Princes Street towards the Scott Monument

George Washington Wilson

Looking east along Princes Street

Postcards

J M Postcard  -  Caledonia Series  -  The Scott Monument and Princes Street Gardens

Scott Monument +
Princes Street Gardens

'National Series' postcard  -  Scott Monument from East Princes Street Gardens

Scott Monument +
Princes Street Gardens

'National Series' postcard  -  Scott Monument and Princes Street from Foot of Mound

Scott Monument +
Princes Street

 

Scott Monument

from the West

Producing  Coloured Postcards

Method 1

JB White postcard of the Scott Monument, Princes Street - sepia

JB White postcard of the Scott Monument, Princes Street - sepia

Method 2

JB White - an original black and white photo used to produce a coloured postcard  -  The Scott Monument, Princes Street

JB White - hand-coloured photo - an intermediate stage in producing a coloured postcard  -  The Scott Monument, Princes Street

JB White - A coloured postcard  -  The Scott Monument, Princes Street

 

View from the Scott Monument

Looking North

   Engravings  -  View looking to the north from the top of the Scott Monument  -  looking over Howie's studio

ENGRAVING

Looking North from The Scott Monument

For other views from the Scott Monument, see:

Princes Street: looking E

Princes Street: looking W

 

Recent Photos of the Scott Monument

The Scott Monument  -  Spectators for the Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade at the Scott Monument  -  3 August 2003  -  zoom-out

2003

Cavalcade Spectators

 

2003

Cavalcade Spectators

Sir Walter Scott Statue

Big Wheel in Princes Street, with silhouettes, and Scott Monument behind  -  Christmas 2000..

2006

Christmas 
The Big Wheel and

Scott Monument

 

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  The Scott Monument

2006

Edinburgh CowParade

The Scott Monument from the East End of Princes Street  -  4.50pm on January 26, 2007

January 2007

from East End of Princes Street

Inside the Scott Monument  -  August 2009

August 2009

Inside the Monument

 

Certificate for climbing the Scott Monument

Greyfriars' Church  -  Pew Rental Document  -  1859

Certificate for climbing the Scott Monument - 1969

 

Scott Monument  -  Statues

Photos

  One of the statues on the Scott Monument - photographed during restoration of the monument

Statue 1

  One of the statues on the Scott Monument - photographed during restoration of the monument

Statue 2

  One of the statues on the Scott Monument - photographed during restoration of the monument

Statue 3

  One of the statues on the Scott Monument - photographed during restoration of the monument

Statue 4

Postcard

Around Edinburgh  -  Statue of Sir Walter Scott  -  A postcard by Deloitte Fenwick for Shurey's Publications

POST CARD
Delittle Fenwick

 

Scott Monument

Photos

November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

 

 

Views from the Scott Monument

Other Monuments

 

 

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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