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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

 

Concerts and Parties

 Broughton and Canonmills

  Spitfire Fund Concert - 1940

1940

Broughton Road
Spitfire Fund Concert

Heriot Hill Terrace  -   Coronation Street Party  -  1953

1953

Heriot Hill Terrace
Coronation Street Party

Heriot Hill Terrace  -   Coronation Street Party  -  1953

1953

Heriot Hill Terrace
Coronation Street Party

Heriot Hill Terrace  -   Coronation Street Party  -  1953  -  Possibly the Orgainizing Committee

1953

Heriot Hill Terrace
Coronation Street Party

Bellevue Chapel  -  Coronation Street Party, 1953

1953

Bellevue Chapel
Coronation Street Party

 

Caledonian Crescent

Dalry

  Caledonian Crescent Street Party, Dalry - 1953 r

1953

Street Party

 

Carrick Knowe Hill

Photo taken on Coronation Day - June 2, 1953  -  Large Group  -  Where?

1953  -  Coronation Party

Large Group - 1

Photo taken on Coronation Day - June 2, 1953  -  Large Group  -  Where?

1953  -  Coronation Party

Large Group - 2

49 Carrick Knowe Hill

2012 - Google Street View Image

49 Carrick Knowe Hill

 

Craighall Crescent

  A group of children at 6 Craighall Crescent, Newihaven, Edinburgh

Craighall Crescent

 

Craigmillar

Craigmillar Festival Society Ladies - Raising Money for Charity

Date?

Craigmillar Festival Society Ladies

Raising money for charity

 

Dalry

Around 1955

Party for Dalry Children

Dumbiedykes

Coronation Party -  Dumbiedykes Road, The Balconies  -  1953

1953

Dumbiedykes Coronation Party

Coronation Party -  Dumbiedykes Road, The Balconies  -  1953

1953

Dumbiedykes Coronation Party - key

1953

Lower Viewcraig Row Coronation Party

 

Edinburgh University

Theatre

1906

Gogarburn Staff Children's Christmas Party

 

Gilmerton

   Gilmerton Recollections  -  Gala Queen, around 1934-35

Around 1934-35

Gala Queen

 

Gogarburn

Around 1955

Gogarburn Staff Children's Christmas Party

 

Gracemount

Gracemount Secondary School  -  Christmas Decorations, 1958

Gracemount Secondary School
Christmas Decorations, 1958

Gracemount Secondary School  -  Christmas Party Group, 1959

Gracemount Secondary School
Christmas Party Group, 1959

 

Joppa

Players in the concert 'A Country Girl' staged at St Phillips's Church Joppa in 1949

1949

Joppa

Players in the concert 'A Country Girl' staged at St Phillips's Church Joppa in 1949

1949

Joppa

  

Leith LIbrary

Surprise Party for John Stewart

A Surprise Party was held Leith Library for John Stewart on Oct 9, 2010, to thank him for creating the 'Old Leither' web site in 2001 and keeping it running over the past nine years. John appears in all the photos below. 

The Old Leither site holds pictures and memories of Leith.

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

Friends

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

Family + Laurie Reilly
+ Mark Lazarowicz

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

Mark Lazarowicz

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

Mark Lazarowicz

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

Laurie Reilly

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

Laurie Reilly

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

Frank Ferri

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

Who?

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

who?

A surprise party for John Stewart, creator of the Old Leither web site.  The party was held at Leith Library on October 9, 2010.

Bill Macrae

 

Leith Bus Depot

Children's Party

 

Longstone Dramatic Society

   Longstone Dramatic Society  -  Performers in Zurika

Performers in Zurika

 

Marionville Road

Back Greens

   orontion Party at the Back Greens of Marionville Road,  1953

Coronation Party

 

 

Newton Street

Gorgie

Street Party in Newton Street, Gorgie, 1953

1953

Street Party

 

New Victoria Cinema

  Spitfire Fund Concert - 1940

Around 1961

Pet Contest

 

Newhaven Fishwives' Choir

   Newhaven Fishwives Choir

Thumbnail images of Newhaven Fishwives' Choir

 

North Merchiston

   North Merchiston Boys' Club  -  Pantomime

1949

North Merchiston Boys' Club

Pantomime

 

Piershill Square West

    A Group at Piershill Square West celebrates the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth in 1953

1953

Celebrating Queen Elizabeth's Coronation

 

Ramsay Place

Portobello

  

1953

Coronation Party

 

Sighthill

    Sighthill Performance

1953?

Performance

Christmas Party, 1950 at the former Prisoner of War Camp, Sighthil

Former POW Camp - 1950

Christmas Party

 

Sighthill Road

Sighthill Road Coronation Party 1953

1953

Coronation Party

 

Theatre

  A theatrical group, including Helen Henderson in green.  What was the show?

c.1905

Group including Helen Henderson
What show?

  A theatrical group, including Helen Henderson in green.  What was the show?

c.1929

Group including Helen Henderson
What show?

 

Upper Viewcraig Row

   Dumbiedykes -  Upper Viewcraig Row  -  Coronation Party, 1953

1953

Coronation Party

 

Usher Hall

Walter Scott Bicentenary Edinburgh Secondary Schools Concert at the Usher Hall  -  1971

1971

Usher Hall - Secondary School Concert

Walter Scott Bicentenary Edinburgh Secondary Schools Concert at the Usher Hall  -  1971

1971

Usher Hall - Secondary School Concert

zoom-in

 

YWCA

   YWCA Club Concert  -  Photograph taken around 1946-52

Around 1946-52

YWCA Club Concert

 

Where in Edinburgh?

Photo taken on Coronation Day - June 2, 1953  -  Six Cooks  -  Where?

1953  -  Coronation Day

Six Cooks

 

 

Groups in Edinburgh

Groups of Photographers

Schools

Concerts

Musical Groups

Out of School

Sports Clubs

Other Clubs

Events

Military

Workers

Hill & Adamson

1892 UK Convention

19th Century outings

20th Century outings

21st Century outings

Groups and Outings    All Pages

 

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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