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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

 

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Around Edinburgh  -  Statue of Sir Walter Scott  -  A postcard by Deloitte Fenwick for Shurey's Publications     Around Edinburgh  -  Statue of Sir Walter Scott  -  The back of a postcard by Deloitte Fenwick for Shurey's Publications

9 Aug 2005

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9 Aug 2005

 

Fire at  Union Street, Edinburgh  -  13 March 1993         Fire at  Union Street, Edinburgh  -  13 March 1993     Fire at  Union Street, Edinburgh  -  13 March 1993

Newcraighall Fire Station under construction  -  26 July 1994      Newcraighall Fire Station under construction  -  26 July 1994

Tollcross Fire Station  -  26 July 1994    Tollcross Fire Station  -  22 June 1993     Control Centre at Tollcross Fire Station  -  22 June 1993

Looking down the pole at Tollcross Fire Station  -  26 July 1994      The pole at Tollcross Fire Station  -  26 July 1994     Training for rescuing victims from car crashes  -  Tollcross Fire Station  -  22 June 1993

Firemen training on turntable ladder  -  McDonald Road Fire Station  -  30 May 1995     Firemen training  -  McDonald Road Fire Station  -  30 May 1995     'The Ship' used by firemen for training  -   McDonald Road Fire Station  -  30 May 1995

Firemen training in 'The Ship'   -   McDonald Road Fire Station  -  30 May 1995        Firemen training in 'The Ship'   -   McDonald Road Fire Station  -  30 May 1995

Firemen training in 'The Ship'   -   McDonald Road Fire Station  -  30 May 1995     Fireman training at 'The Ship'   -   McDonald Road Fire Station  -  30 May 1995

Firemen training at 'The Ship'   -   McDonald Road Fire Station  -  30 May 1995     Dummies at 'The Ship'   -   McDonald Road Fire Station  -  30 May 1995

 Preparing the Control Unit  -  26 July 1994            Control Unit  -  26 July 1994  

    Inside the Control Unit  -  zoom-in  -  26 July 1994      Inside the Control Unit  -  zoom-out  -  26 July 1994

8 Aug 2005

 

Lauriston Place Fire Station   -   McDonald Road Fire Station  -  9 May 1994     Lauriston Place Fire Station   -   Copy of an old photograph hanging on the wall of the offices at Lauriston Place Fire Station

An old Leith Fire Brigade fire engine in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994        An old Leith Halley fire engine in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994

An old Dennis fire engine in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994         Three old fire engines in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994

The bottom of the firemen's pole at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994        The Telephone Operator's desk at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994

The old stables in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994

7 Aug 2005

 

Fire Engine parked outside the former Ritz Cinema, Rodney Street, Canonmills      Fire Engine parked outside the former Waterstons Stationers, George Street, Edinburgh New Town

6 Aug 2005

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Portrait of John Bremner (1887-1945) worked as a photographer for J Campbell Harper of Leith Walk for most of his working life

Postcard published by S Hildesheimer  -  Princes Street Showing the North British Hotel and Edinburgh Coat of Arms     The back of a Postcard published by S Hildesheimer  -  Princes Street Showing the North British Hotel and Edinburgh Coat of Arms

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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