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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

 

What's New?

11 - 20 April 2004

 

J B Watson  -  Developing and Printing wallet, 1924  -  Outside       J B Watson  -  Developing and Printing wallet, 1925  -  Outside

 J B Watson  -  Developing and Printing wallet, 1929-31  -  Outside      J B Watson  -  Developing and Printing wallet, 1934 to 1938  -  Outside

J R Coltart  -  Developing and Printing wallet  -  Outside           J Campbell Harper  -   Developing and Printing wallet  -  Outside         Morriosn's Studios  -  Developing and Printing wallet  -  Outside        

20 Apr 2004

20 Apr 2004

20 Apr 2004

20 Apr 2004

 

The back of a specimen carte de visite with an 1862 view of Queen Mary's Castle,  Loch Leven     The front of a specimen carte de visite with an 1862 view of Queen Mary's castle on Loch Leven

 Detail on the back of a carte de visite by Howie of 45 Princes Street.  Which member of the Howie family produced this carte de visite?

Carte de visite of a lady by Howie of 45 Princes Street     Carte de visite of a lady by Howie of 45 Princes Street     Carte de visite of a couple by Howie of 45 Princes Street     The back of a carte de visite of a couple by Howie of 45 Princes Street

19 Apr 2004

19 Apr 2004

 

The gravestone of the photographer Louis Saul Langfier, with his brother Adolph standing beside it.

18 Apr 2004

18 Apr 2004

18 Apr 2004

 

Loco 61407 and  a shunter

 Ten railway cleaners  -  Photograph probably taken in the 1950s       National Coal Board loco No 13 and three railway workers       Six railway workers on a trolley  -  Photograph probably taken in the 1950s

17 Apr 2004

17 Apr 2004

17 Apr 2004

17 Apr 2004

 

Loco No 47163 at Colinton Station on 19 June 1958            Loco No 47163 at Colinton Station on 19 June 1958          A railway worker stands beside the track as a train passes heading towards a signalbox.  Where is it?

A railway worker stands beside the railway in front of Woodmuir Junction signal box in West Lothian            Who is this photographer.  He took many photographs of railways around Edinburgh in the 1950s         Six railway workers on the steps of Woodmuir Junction Signal Box in West Lothian

A group of fourteen railway workers at Craigentinny, with Arthur's Seat in the background           The end of the line at Corstorphine Station        A group of six railway cleaners at Craigentinny

 

Transport Department Workshops at Shrubhill during the strike of 1920        Beds and men in Shrubhill Transport Department workshop during the strike of 1920      

16 Apr 2004

16 Apr 2004

16 Apr 2004

16 Apr 2004

16 Apr 2004

16 Apr 2004

16Apr 2004

16 Apr 2004

 

Morris Minors bellonging to Edinburgh Corporation parked in front of Fettes College  -  Photograph probably taken in the 1950s            Trojan vans bellonging to the City of Edinburgh parked in front of Fettes College  -  Photogrpah probably taken in the 1950s

15Apr 2004

15 Apr 2004

 

No 17 bus in Granton Road  -  following a tram route of the 1950s

The City Cars  -  probably in the 1920s v    Edinburgh Corporation Transport  -  Dumper Trucks and Lorries  -  Photograph probably taken during the 1920s      Edinburgh Corporation  -  Lorries  -  probably photographed around the 1920s

14 Apr 2004

14 Apr 2004

14 Apr 2004

14 Apr 2004

 

Detail from the back of a Cabinet Print by Turnbull & Sons

13 Apr 2004

13 Apr 2004

13 Apr 2004

 

Unframed quarterplate tintype photograph of a man, a boy a nd a trophy           Unframed quarter-plate tintype photograph of a man, a boy and  a trophy

 The back of a cabinet print of an outdoor group by James Pike         A cabinet print by James Pike of a group of adults with a viaduct in the background      A cabinet print by James Pike of a group of children with a viaduct in the backgraound

12 Apr 2004

  • Tintype Photograph        page updated                                            

12 Apr 2004

12 Apr 2004

 

11 Apr 2004

  • Exhibitions 2004                  page updated                                                      

11 Apr 2004

11 Apr 2004

 

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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