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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

        

1.

 

Shops

on the

SE Side of Leith Walk

i.e. shops on the left-hand side of the street heading from
Leith ('Foot of the Walk') to Edinburgh

Please click here to see shops on the other side of the street.

 

Nos. 99 to 109

Shops
where the railway bridge used to cross The Walk.
The shop on the right (No.109) was the site of Gibson's Aircraft Works in 1910.

Shops at No.99 to No. 109, Leith Walk, photographed in August 2014.  No.109 Leithj Walk was the address of Giibson's Aeroplane Works in 1910 ©

2014

No.99 (left) to No.109 (right)

 

Nos.103 + 105

Newsagent

Edinburgh Shops  -  103 Leith Walk  -  1991 ©

1991

103: Fair Price

Edinburgh Shops  -  103 Leith Walk  -  1993 ©

1993

103: Fair Price

Edinburgh Shops  -  103 Leith Walk  -  1995 ©

1995

103: Fit o' the Walk

©

1995

103: Fit o' the Walk

Edinburgh Shops  -  103 Leith Walk  -  1998 ©

1998

103: Fit o' the Walk

Edinburgh Shops  -  103 Leith Walk  -  1999 ©

1999

103: Fit o' the Walk

Edinburgh Shops  -  103+105 Leith Walk  - 2001 ©

2001

103: Fit o' the Walk
105: Douglas's Bakery

Edinburgh Shops  -  103 Leith Walk  -  2003 ©

2003

103: Fit o' the Walk

Edinburgh Shops  -  103 Leith Walk  -  2005 ©

2005

103: Fit o' the Walk

 

Nos. 169 + 171

Internet

Edinburgh Shops  -  169+171 Leith Walk  -  2005 ©

2001

169: Yellow Dot Com
171: We Buy and Sell Anything

Edinburgh Shops  -  169+171 Leith Walk  -  2005 ©

2005

169: Internet Café
171:  QUPI

 

Nos. 281 + 283

Butcher

Edinburgh Shops  -  281 Leith Walk, 1992 ©

1992

281: Derek's Butcher's Shop

Edinburgh Shops  -  283 Leith Walk, 1992 ©

1992

283: Paddy's Market

Edinburgh Shops  -  281+283 Leith Walk, 1993 ©

1993

281: Derek's Butcher's Shop
283: Paddy's Market

Edinburgh Shops  -  281 Leith Walk, 1993 ©

1993

281: Derek's Butcher's Shop

Edinburgh Shops  -  281+283  Leith Walk, 1996 ©

1996

281: Derek's Butcher's Shop
283:  Irum's Tailoring Centre

Edinburgh Shops  -  281 Leith Walk, 1999  ©

1999

281: Chip Chop - The Butcher's Shop

Edinburgh Shops  -  281+283 Leith Walk, 1999 ©

1999

281: Chip Chop - The Butcher's Shop
283:  Advanced Digital Communications

 

Nos. 349 + 351

Barber

Edinburgh Shops  -  349_351 Leith Walk  -  2005 ©

2005

349: Traditional Barbers
351:  [empty]

 

31 Crighton Street

Leith Walk

Cafe

Garfield stops for a rest at the Yellow Bench cafe, half way down Leith Walk ©

31:  Yellow Bench Cafe

 

2.

 

Shops

on the

NW Side of Leith Walk

i.e. shops on the right-hand side of the street heading from
Leith ('Foot of the Walk') to Edinburgh

Please click here to see shops on the other side of the street.

 

Nos. 102 + 104

Carpets

Edinburgh Shops  -  104 Leith Walk, 1991 ©

1991

104: Carpet Bargain Store

Edinburgh Shops  -  102+104 Leith Walk, 1992 ©

1992

104: Carpet Bargain Store
102:  Rikki's Music Shop

Edinburgh Shops  -  102+104 Leith Walk, 1998 ©

1998

104: Carpet Bargain Store
102:  Rikki's Music Shop

Edinburgh Shops  -  102+104 Leith Walk, 1998 ©

1998

104: Carpet Bargain Store
102:  Rikki's Music Shop

 

No. 152

Fireplaces

THEN

Charity Shop

  Where is it?  -  Fireplace Shop  somewhere in Edinburgh  -  late-1970s ©

Late-1970s

Where is it?  -  Fireplace Shop  somewhere in Edinburgh  -  late-1970s ©

2013

 

Nos. 174 + 176

Second Hand

shops  -  174+176 Leith Walk, 1991 ©

1991

240:  Cash in a Flash
238:  Secondhand

shops  -  174+176 Leith Walk, 1992 ©

1992

240:  DJ's
238:  Secondhand

shops  -  174+176 Leith Walk, 1993 ©

1993

240:  DJ's
238:  Second
Hand

shops  -  174+176 Leith Walk, 1996 ©

1996

240:  DJ's
238:  Second
Hand

shops  -  174+176 Leith Walk, 1998 ©

1998

240:  Easy Tan
238:  Second
Hand

shops  -  174+176 Leith Walk, 1998 ©

1999

176 + 174:  Easy Tan

 

Nos. 238 + 240

Second Hand

Edinburgh Shops  -  240 Leith Walk, 1994 ©

1994

240:  Second Look

Edinburgh Shops  -  240 + 238  Leith Walk, 1996 ©

1996

240:  Second Look
238:  Variations

Edinburgh Shops  -  240 + 238  Leith Walk, 2005 ©

1999

240: Second Look
238: Edinburgh Direct Aid

Edinburgh Shops  -  240 Leith Walk, 1999 ©

1999

240:  Second Look

Edinburgh Shops  -  238  Leith Walk, 2001 ©

2001

238: Edinburgh Direct Aid

 

No. 244

Barber

Three different spellings!

244 Leith Walk  -  Gents' Hairr Sryling  -  1993 ©

1993

244: Peluqueria de Hombres

244 Leith Walk  -  Gents' Hairr Sryling  -  1999 ©

1999

244: Peluquera de Hombres

244 Leith Walk  -  Gents' Hairr Sryling  -  2005 ©

2005

244: Peluquero de Hombres

 

No. 272

Barber

Edinburgh Shops  -  272 Leith Walk  -  2005 ©

2005

272: International Barbers

 

No. 276

Cycles

Edinburgh Shops  -  276 Leith Walk, 1993 ©

1993

276: Designer Sales

Edinburgh Shops  -  276 Leith Walk, 1999 ©

1999

276: Leith Cycle Co

Edinburgh Shops  -  276 Leith Walk, 1999 © ©

1999

276: Leith Cycle Co

 

No. 280

Barber

Edinburgh Shops  -  280Leith Walk  -  1994 ©

1994

280: Barber's Saloon

Edinburgh Shops  -  280Leith Walk  -  2002 ©

2002

280: Barber's Saloon

 

Edinburgh Shops

More photos:  Around Edinburgh

 

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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