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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

 

The Grassmarket

 

Engravings

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  The Grassmarket

The Grassmarket

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh  -  The Grassmarket and West Bow

The Grassmarket

and the gallows

Engraving from Grant's Old & New Edinburgh  -  The Corn Exchange in the Grassmarket

The Grassmarket

Corn Exchange

Engraving from Nelson's Pictorial Guide Books  -  Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket

Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket

 

George Washington Wilson

Stereo Cards

Stereo View by George Washington Wilson - The Grassmarket

The Grassmarket

GW Wilson stereo card - Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket

The Grassmarket

 

E Lennie

Stereo Cards

Stereo view by Lennie - Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket

Lennie
Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket

 

Old Photographs

early-1900s

W R & S Ltd  -  Photograph from the early-1900s  -  The Grassmarket in the Old Town of Edinburgh

Early 1900s

WR & S PHOTOGRAPH

The Grassmarket

Looking down from Edinburgh Castle to Grassmarket, and across to Arthur's Seat

1970

Looking down on Grassmarket

 

Postcards

Postcard  -  Castle Series  -  Castle from Grassmarket

CASTLE SERIES

Grassmarket + Castle

P&WM Vello Series postcards  -  Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket

POSTCARD

P&WM Vello Series

Postcard by McKenzie & Co  -  Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket

McKENZIE POSTCARD

Grassmarket + Castle

Hartmann Real Glossy Series postcard  -   Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket

HARTMANN POSTCARD

Grassmarket + Castle

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Edinburgh astle from the Grassmarket 

JRRE POSTCARD

Grassmarket + Castle

 

Photographs  -  1960s

Photograph taken by Charles W Cushman in 1961 - Grassmarket and Edinburgh Castle

1961

Ice Cream Van

Looking down on the Grassmarket and across to Arthur's Seat from Edinburgh Castle

1963

'Old Reekie'

View from Edinburgh Castle

 

Photographs  -  1990s

   Grassmarket  -  Beer Delivery

1993

Beer Delivery

 

The Cow Parade  -  2006

Cow in the Grassmarket

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  The Grassmarket

 

Photos  -  2007

White Heart Inn  -  The Grassmarket

White Heart Inn

Looking from the foot of West Bow across the cobbles to the shops on the south side of the Grassmarket

South side of the Grassmarket

 

   The North Side of the Grassmarket  -  November 2007

North side of the Grassmarket

The North Side of the Grassmarket  -  November 2007

North side of the Grassmarket

 

Photos  -  2009

Jazz & Blues Festival

Saturday

Mardi Gras in Grassmarket

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, 2009

Mardi Gras in Grassmarket

   Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, 2009

Mardi Gras in Grassmarket

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, 2009

Mardi Gras in Grassmarket

Sunday

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, 2009

Audience and Stage

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, 2009

Sunflower

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, 2009

Audience

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, 2009

Draughts

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, 2009

Draughts

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, 2009

Draughts

 

Photos  -  2009

'Riding of the Marches'

Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6, 2009

Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6, 2009

Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6, 2009

Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6 2009

 

Photos  -  2010

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box in the Grassmarket - November 2010

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box in the Grassmarket - November 2010

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box in the Grassmarket - November 2010

 

Photos  -  2011

Dust Cart and Mail Delivery Van

Mail Delivery Van and Dust Cart at Grassmarket, Edinburgh  -  December 2011

 

Photos  -  2012

Jazz & Blues Festival

   Edinburgh International Jazz & Blues Festival  -  Grassmarket, 2012

Mardi Gras in Grassmarket

 

Pictures of the East End of the Grassmarket

Please see Foot of West Bow to view these and other photos

Foot of West Bow from the Grassmarket    

 West Bow at the East End of the Grassmarket

 West Bow at the East End of the Grassmarket

 

Painting

  Painting 'Silent Street' by Matylda Konecka  -  West Bow and Victoria Street from East End of Grassmarket

Silent Street
Matylda Konecka

West Bow and Victoria Street
from east end of Grassmarket

  Painting 'Weird Night' by Matylda Konecka  -  Edinburgh Castle and Grassmarket from East End of Grassmarket

Weird Night
Matylda Konecka

Edinburgh Castle and Grassmarket
from east end of Grassmarket

 

 

Full Index

Views of Edinburgh

Princes Street views:
 Looking E         Looking W         Looking N + NE        Looking S

from Calton Hill        Preparing for the Trams        Princes Street Gardens

Other street views:
 Grassmarket         George Street          High Street        High Street closes        Leith Street
Lothian Road       North Bridge       Saint James Sq       
Waverley Bridge       More Streets

 

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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