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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

 

Railways

Leith

Leith Central Station

South Leith Station

North Leith (Leith Citadel) Station

Leith North Station

Leith Docks

Leith Funeral Procession

Junction Road / Junction Bridge

Victoria Park

 

North British Railway

Leith Central Station

Leith Central Station  -  1987

Leith Central Station

  Leith Central Station  -  1985

Leith Central Station

  Leith Central Station

Leith Central Station

Loco 67608 at Leith Central Station

Tank Engine no. 67608

   'Gordon HIghlander' heading the 'Scottish Rambler' Easter weekend tour stands outside Leith Central Station

Gordon Highlander

'Deltic' at Leith Central Station

Deltic

Railway Photo, 1969  -  Is this Leith Central Station? #

Railcar

 

North British Railway

South Leith Station

Beside Leith Docks (East) on the line from Seafield

Leith South Station  -  1962

Leith South Station

Railway photos - Leith South Goods Office - February 25, 1982

1982

Leith South Goods Office

 

North British Railway

North Leith Station

Commercial Street.

Also known as

Leith Citadel Station

Coburg Street Tunnel, Leith, South Portal - September 1967

1967

Coburg Street Tunnel
approaching North Leith Station

North Leith Station - August 1961

1961

North Leith Station

Leith North Station  -  Loco no. 10100

North Leith Station
Loco no. 10100

North Leith Station  -  1964

North Leith Station

North Leith Station - 1957

North North Leith Station
Loco no. 67624

 

Caledonian Railway

Leith North Station

The station was named:

'Leith' until Aug 1, 1903, THEN
'North Leith' until April 7, 1952 THEN
'Leith North' until it closed to passengers on April 30, 1962.

Leith North Station  -  1955

1955

Leith North Station

Leith North Station  -  1962

1962

Leith North Station

 

Leith Docks

Leith Docks  -  1946

Leith Docks

Leith Docks  -  Loco no. 68092

Leith Docks

A freight train of empty coal wagons reverses into Leith Docks to piick up imported coal for delivery to power stations

2005

Edinburgh Dock

A freight train of wagons now loaded with imported coal stands beside Imperial Dock, Leith about to depart.

2007

Edinburgh Dock

 

Leith Funeral Procession

Postcard by an unknown publisher  -  Funeral Procession through the streets of Leith for 100 victims of the Gretna Green Railway Disaster

Gretna Green Disaster

Leith - Funeral Procession

 

North British Railway

Junction Road

was the name of this station in 1923

Junction Bridge

was its name when passenger services were withdrawn in 1947.

This was the last station on the line before the Leith Citadel terminus

Junction Road Station -  1909

1909

Junction Road Station

The site of Junction Road Station and the bridge under Great Junction Street  -  2011  

2011

site of
Junction Road Station

Junction Bridsge Station + Largo Place  -  Air Raid Damage, 1941

1941

Junction Bridge Station + Largo Place

Junction Bridsge Station + Largo Place  -  Air Raid Damage, 1941

1941

Junction Bridge Station + Largo Place

Junction Bridsge Station -  Air Raid Damage, 1941

1941

Junction Bridge Station + Water of Leith

Junction Bridsge Signal Box  -  Air Raid Damage, 1941

1941

  Junction Bridge Signal Box

 

Caledonian Railway

Victoria Park

Victoria Park, around 1960

Around 1960

Victoria Park

 

 

Edinburgh Railway Lines and Stations

Edinburgh

Central

North

West

East

South

SW

Leith

  

 

  

 

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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