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Tram in Service between

York Place

and

Edinburgh Airport

June 2014

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York Place to Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  The journey begins  -  June 2014

The Journey Starts Here

1.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  Tram Contros and Timetable  -  June 2014

Tram Controls and Timetable

2.

Edinburgh Tram Service  - The tram line to Edinburgh Airport heads 'off road' after leaving the stop at Haymarket Station  -  June 2014

The tram line heads
'off road' after leaving
Haymarket

3.

Edinburgh Tram Service  - As the tram leaves Meadowbank tram stop, an approaching tram appears over the brow of the hill, heading for York Place  -  June 2014A wave to the driver of the oncoming tram as the tram approaches Ingliston Park and Ride on its journey to Edinburh Airport Edinburgh Castle is on the horizon -  June 2014

Departing from Murrayfield

4.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  The tram stops at Edinburgh Park Stationonon its way to Edinburgh Airport  -  June 2014

Approaching
Edinburgh Park Station,

5.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  The tram stops at Edinburgh Park Station on its way to Edinburgh Airport  -  June 2014

Edinburgh Park Station
(Focus on the tram door)

6.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  The tram stops at Edinburgh Park Station on its way to Edinburgh Airport  -  June 2014

Edinburgh Park Station
(Focus on the station)

7.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  The tram crosses over the railway line on its way to Edinburgh Airport, after leaving Edinburgh Park Station  -  June 2014

Crossing the Railway Line
beyond
Edinburgh Park Station

8.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -A wave to the driver of the oncoming tram as the tram approaches Ingliston Park and Ride on its journey to Edinburh Airport Edinburgh Castle is on the horizon -  June 2014

Approaching Ingliston
Park & Ride

9.

Edinburgh Airport to York Place

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  The tram stop at  Edinburgh Park Central, after all the workers have left and gone home  -  June 2014

Edinburgh Central Station
after all the workers
have gone home

10.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  Looking towards Arthur Seat from the tram heading for York Place, after leaving the tram stop at Edinburgh Park Station  -  June 2014

Looking towards Arthur's Seat after leaving
Edinburgh Park Station

11.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  A bear, wearing the Raith Rovers FC Away Strip sits on bench at Saughton tramstop  waiting for a tram to Edinburgh Park Station  -  June 2014

Saughton Tram Stop

12.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  A bear, wearing the Raith Rovers FC Away Strip travels on the tram near Edinburgh Park Station  -  June 2014

Saughton tram Stop

13.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  A bear, wearing the Raith Rovers FC Away Strip travels on the tram near Saughton  -  June 2014

Near
Edinburgh Park Station,

14.

A bear, wearing the Raith Rovers FC Away Strip travels by tram near Saughton -  June 2014

Near
Edinburgh Park Station,

15.

Edinburgh Tram Service  - Edinburgh Castle can be seen on the skyline as the tram from Edinburgh Airport travels between Murrayfield Stadioum and Haymarket Station  -  June 2014

Between Murrayfield and Haymarket.  Edinburgh Castle on the skyline

16.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -Approaching Haymarket on the journey to York Place.  Edinburgh Castle is on the horizon -  June 2014

Approaching Haymarket.
Edinburgh Castle
is on the horizon.

17.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -Travellers at Haymarket, heading forHaymarket Station cross the tram lines in front of the tram  -  June 2014

Travellers at Haymarket
cross the tram line and head for Haymarket Station

18.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  A tram waits at the lights before entering Princes Street on its journey to York Place  -  June 2014

Princes Street

19.

Edinburgh Tram Service  -  A tram continues to wait at the lights before entering Princes Street on its journey to York PlacePrinces Street  -  June 2014

Princes Street

20.

 

Trams at

St Andrew Square

Fisheye Photos

November 2014

Tram at St Andrew Square, November 2014  -  Photographed with an 8mm fisheye lens

1.

Tram at St Andrew Square, November 2014  -  Photographed with an 8mm fisheye len

2.

Tram at St Andrew Square, November 2014  -  Photographed with an 8mm fisheye len

3.

 

Edinburgh's New Trams

Night Testing:  Small photos  Night Testing:  large photos
Daytime Testing:  Small photos Daytime Testing:  large photos

 

 

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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