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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

 

Waverley Bridge

 

Photographs by Thomas Vernon Begbie  -  late 1850s

Waverley Station and Edinburgh Old Town - Photograph by Begbie

Waverley  Station

and
Old Town

Waverley Bridge - Tunnel Construction and Princes Street - Photograph by Begbie

Waverley Bridge

construction:
and Princes Street

Waverley Bridge - Construction of New Tunnell and Edinburgh Old Town - Photograph by Begbie

Waverley  Bridge

construction
and Old Town

Waverley Bridge - Tunnel Construction and Princes Street - Photograph by Begbie

Waverley Bridge

construction:
and Princes Street

 

Photograph -  1936

Looking down on Waverley Bridge from the Scott Monument - 1936

Waverley Bridge

from the Scott Monument

  

Photograph - around 1950

Waverley Bridge - with a row of single-deck buses

Waverley Bridge

zoom-in

Waverley Bridge  -  Assembly Rooms in the background

Waverley Bridge

zoom-in:  Assembly Rooms

Waverley Bridge  -  Edinburgh Castle in the background

Waverley Bridge

zoom-in:  Edinburgh Castle

  

Photograph -  2003

Edinburgh Tour Bus on Waverley Bridge  -  April 2003

Waverley Bridge

16 April 2003

  

Edinburgh Cavalcade  -  2003

 The Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade  -  1

Cavalcade - 1

 

Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade  -  2

Cavalcade - 2

 

Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade  -  3

Cavalcade - 3

 

After the Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2003  -  zoom-in

After the Cavalcade

zoom-in

  

Stereo Views

Stereo View by BW Kilburn  -  Waverley Bridge, looking towards Princes Street

STEREO CARD

BW Kilburn

stereo view from Lennie - The Old Town of Edinburgh and Waverley Bridge, from Princes Street

STEREO CARD

Lennie

GW Wilson stereo card - Waverley Bridge and Old Town from Princes Street

STEREO CARD

G W Wilson

GW Wilson stereo card - Waverley Bridge and Old Town from Princes Street

STEREO CARD

G W Wilson

Stereo view by McGlashon  -  Looking down from the Scott Monument towards Waverley Bridge and the Old Town of Edinburgh

STEREO CARD

McGlashon

  

Postcards

Farewell to Edinburgh
by Their Majesties

 

Views from the Scott Monument

1936

Looking down on Waverley Bridge from the Scott Monument - 1936

August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009 View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

 

Bus Terminus photos

Route 48

Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  The Jewel -  Route 49

Route 100  -  Airlink

Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  City Centre  -  Route 100

Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  City Centre  -  Route 100 Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  City Centre  -  Route 100

 

 

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