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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

 

Groups

Sports

 

Badminton

   North Leith Parish Church Badminton Team, 1931

Champions 1929-30, 1930-311

North Leith Parish Church Badminton Team

 

Basketball

   Canongate Kirk Boys' Club  -  Basketball Team

late-1950s

Canongate Boys' Club Basketball Team

 

Bowling

Bowling Green - Where is it?

Craigmillar Park Bowling Club

Craigmillar Park Bowling Club

Hidden Bowling Green between Montgomry Street and London Road

Aerial View from west

Hillside Bowling Club

Hillside Bowling Club, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken 2010

2010 - from SW corner

Hillside Bowling Club

Hillside Bowling Club, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken 2010 

2010 - from SW corner

Hillside Bowling Club

Hillside Bowling Club, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken 2010 

2010 - from SE corner

Hillside Bowling Club

Bowling Club at Montgomery Street, 1955 

1955

Hillside Bowling Club

Bowlers at Hillside Bowling Club  -  1983-84

1983-84

Hillside Bowling Club

Maitland Bowling Club, Davidson's Mains, Edinburgh  -  When might this photo have been taken? 

Maitland Bowling Club

Summerside Bowling Club and Church, Leith 

Summerside Bowling Club

Bowlers 1901 - Which Club  -  Photograph by CE Ross, Stockbridge, Edinburgh

Photo by CE Ross, Stockbridge, Edinburgh

Which Bowling Club?  -  1901

 

Boxing

Edinburgh Entertainment  -  Sport  -  Sparta Amateur Boxing Club 

Small photo - c.1947

Sparta Amateur Boxing Club

Edinburgh Entertainment  -  Sport  -  Sparta Amateur Boxing Club 

Large photo + names - c.1947
and Recollections

Sparta Amateur Boxing Club

Edinburgh Entertainment  -  Sport  -  Sparta Amateur Boxing Club  -Photograph c.1947  -  restored 

Large photo - c.1947

Sparta Amateur Boxing Club

Edinburgh Entertainment  -  Sport  -  Sparta Amateur Boxing Club 

Small photo - c.1949

Sparta Amateur Boxing Club

Edinburgh Entertainment  -  Sport  -  Sparta Amateur Boxing Club 

Large photo + names
 and recollections- c.1949

Sparta Amateur Boxing Club

Edinburgh Entertainment  -  Sport  -  Sparta Amateur Boxing Club 

Weight Champions - 1948-49

Sparta Amateur Boxing Club

1951 or 1952

Sparta Amateur Boxing Club

Boxing Team at Caledonian Station, 1960

Caledonian Station - 1960

Boxing Team

 

Cricket

Canongate Kirk Boys' Club  -  Cricket XI  -  1949

1949

Canongate Boys' Club
Cricket XI

Canongate Kirk Boys' Club  -  Cricket XI  -  1950s

c.1951

Canongate Boys' Club
Cricket XI

Cricket  -  Who?  When?  Where?

Where and When?

Cricket  -  Who?  When?  Where?

Where and When?

 

Curling

Photograph of an outdoor curling match  -  Where and when?

c1913

Duddingston Curling Club

Curling Match at Duddingston  -  December 31, 1913

1913

Duddingston Curling Club

Curling Match at Duddingston  -  possibly December 31, 1913

c1913

Duddingston Curling Club

Curling Match at Duddingston  -  possibly December 31, 1913

c1913

Duddingston Curling Club

Curling Match at Duddingston  -  possibly December 31, 1913

c1913

Duddingston Curling Club

 

 Cycling

JCH Balmain and other cyclists

Around 1898

Photographer JCH Balmain, outside his studio
with an American party of cyclists

Members of Vulcan Cycling Club  -  around 1905

Around 1905

Vulcan Cycling Club

1st Leith Boys' Brigade Company  -  Cyclists at Camp

1919?

1st Leith Boys' Brigade Company
Cyclists at Camp

Forth Cycling Club, Leith  -  Camp Canteen at Cloan Farm

Around 1920?

Forth Cycling Club, Leith

Cloan Farm  -  Camp Canteen

Cycle Track at The Jewel, Edinburgh

Cycle Speedway Tracks

 

Darts

   Whitehouse Darts Team, Craigmillar - 1974 

1974

Whitehouse Darts Team

Whitehouse Darts Team, Craigmillar - 1974 

1974

Whitehouse Darts Team

   Niddrie Marischal Arms Darts Team - 1974 

1974

Niddrie Marischal Arms Darts Team

Football

 

1918-19

Leith Hawthorn Football Club

   Amphion Amateur FC team - around 1925 

Around 1925

Amphion Amateurs FC

    

1935

5 Hearts Caps  -  Who are they?

   Blackfriars Street Football Team, 1955-56 

1955-56

Blackfriars Street Football Team

   Bonnyrigg Rose Football Team - 1953 

1953

Bonnyrigg Rose Football Team

Broughton Star Football Club, Winners of the Stevenson Cup  1945-46

1945-46

Broughton Star Football Club

Boys' Brigade Leith Battalion Football Team, 1913  -  Match Result:  Leith 3, Edinburgh 2

1913

Boys' Brigade Leith Battalion
Football Team

1st Leith Boys' Brigade  -  Football Team, 1937-38

1937-38

1st Leith Boys Brigade Company
Football Team

Heart of Midlothian Foresters Football Club - including several players from Dumbiedykes

1959

Dumbiedykes

Heart of Midlothian Foresters FC

Heart of Midlothian Foresters Football Club - including several players from Dumbiedykes

1962

Dumbiedykes

Heart of Midlothian Foresters FC Dinner

Edinburgh Athletic Football Team, 1959-60 

1959-60

Edinburgh Athletic Football Team

   Edinburgh Tramways Football Club

1912

Edinburgh Tramways
Football Club

   Insurance Officers' Football Team  - Lothian Amateur Football League

1953-58

Insurance Officers' Football Team
Lothian Amateur Football League

1928-29  Cup Winners

Longstone FC

St Bernard's Football Team  -  1952 

1952

St Bernard's Football Team

   St Cuthbert's Coop Football Club, 1911

1911

St Cuthbert's Coop Football Club

St Cuthbert's Coop Football Club, 1913-14

1913-14

St Cuthbert's Coop Football Club

1944-45

Saughtonhall Boys' Club

Stanwell Football Club, Loanhead  -  Around 1931

Around 1931

Stanwell Football Club, Loanhead

Swifts Football Club, around 1908.  Which club was this?

Around 1908

Swifts Football Club  What team was this?

 

High Jump

   High Jumper  -  Who?  When?  Where?

Early 1900s

1914 or later

Edinburgh University Playing Fields
Craiglockhart Terrace

 

Ice Skating

1950s

A Group at Murrayfield Ice Rink

 

Long Jump

   Long Jump  -  Who?  When?  Where?

Where and When?

 

Putting

Putting  -  Who?  When?  Where?  -  Answer:  City Hospital, Edinburgh

Where and When?

 

Putting the Shot

   Putting the shot  -  Where is it?

Early 1900s

Where is it?

 

Racing

   Ladies Racing  -  Edinburgh University Playing Fields, Myreside

Finish of a Ladies' Race:  1914 or later

Edinburgh University Playing Fields
Myreside

Road Race  -  Who?  When?  Where?

Road Race
Where and When?

   Start of the Men's Race  -  Who?  When?  Where?

Start of a Men's Race

Where and When?

The Finish of a Race -  Who?  When?  Where?

Finish of a Men's Race

Where and When?

 

Rowing

   Rowing  -  Who?  When?  Where?

c.1910-30

Union Canal at Meggetland

   A ladies' crew, probably on the Union Canal near Meggetland, where Edinburgh University Rowing Club had its Boathouse

c.1910-30

Union Canal near Meggetland?

    Rowing Boat at the Shore  -  Who?  When?  Where?

At the Shore - Where and When?

   Jolly Boat, off the beach at Portobello, Edinburgh  -  2011

Jolly Boat -  off the shore at Portobello

 

Rugby

   Rugby  -  Who?  When?  Where?

Early-1900s

East Suffolk Road

USL Rugby Team, Around 1929

Around 1929

USL Rugby Team

Cabinet Print by Alexander Ayton  -  Rugby Team

Probably late-C19

Which rugby team is this

 

Snooker

  

1st Leith Boys' Brigade  -  Fundraising snooker tournament, 1982

1982

1st Leith Boys' Brigade

 

Sportsmen

   Group of Sportsmen  -  Who?  When?  Where?

What sportsmen are these?
Where and When?

 

Sportswomen

   Canongate Girls' Club  -  around 1958

Around 1958

Canongate Girls' Club

 

Swimming

1st Leith Boys' Brigade Swimmers  -  Winners of the Goalen Cup, 1915-16, 1916-17, 1917-18

1918

1st Leith Boys Brigade
Swimming Team

 

Table Tennis

   Canongate Scouts  -  1950s

1950s

Canongate Boys' Club

 

Tennis

   Opening of the Tennis Courts at Leith Links  - 1914

1914

Opening of the Tennis Courts at Leith Links

 

Tug of War

   Leith Docks Tug-of War team  -  around 1900

Leith Docks Tug-of-War team

A tug of war competition at Edinburgh University Sports Fields at Myreside  -  Probably some time between 1910 and 1930

Edinburgh University Playing Fields
Myreside

 

Water Polo

   1st Leith Boys' Brigade  -  Water Polo, 1916-17

1916-17

1st Leith Boys' Brigade

 

Weightlifting

  

Around 1960

4 Members of Dunedin
Amateur Weightlifting Club

10 Weightlifters at Dunedin Amateur Weightlifting Club

Around 1960?

10 Weightlifters at Dunedin
 Amateur Weightlifting Club

Derek Gillies at Dunedin Club doing the Crucifix with 56lb weights

Around 1960?

Derek Gillies at Dunedin Amateur Weightlifting Club
doing the Crucifix with 56lb weights

     

For more sports, please see:   School Classes and Sports

 

 

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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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