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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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21 - 31 January 2006

 

London Docklands  -  Reflections of 2 cranes         London Docklands  -  Cascades         London Docklands  -  Reflections of 3 cranes

London  -  'Routemaster' bus in winter

Jan 31, 2006

Jan 31, 2006

Jan 31, 2006

Jan 31, 2006

Jan 31, 2006

 

Fireworks on Calton Hill, following the torchlight Procession to mark the start of Edinburgh's New Year Celebrations  -  29 December 2005

Jan 30, 2006

Jan 30, 2006

Jan 30, 2006

Jan 30, 2006

 

A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea

A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea     Zoom-in on a  mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea     A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea

A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors     A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors     A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors

A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors     A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors     A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors

Jan 29, 2006

Jan 29, 2006

 

A photograph by John Horsburgh  -  A coach and Queen Victoria     Queen Victoria     A photograph by John Horsburgh  -  A coach, possibly including Queen Victoria

Auchterarder House, Perthshire, Scotland - a house rented in the summer by the Horsburgh family     A photograph of John Horsburgh, 1835 - 1924     John Horsburgh with William Edie Anderson and others at Aberdour House, Fife, Scotland

Edith M (Daisy) Horsburgh, daughter of John Horsburgh     A photograph of John Horsburgh, 1835-1924     John Horsburgh 3 Horsburgh children, probably photographed at Auchterarder House, Perthshire, Scotland

 A Group at Aberdour House, Aberdour, Fife, Scotland      The Family of John & Agnes Horsburgh  -  Photograph taken around 1877    Golden Wedding Anniversary Group at Aberdour House, Fife, Scotland

William & Agnes Mackintosh and family  -  Agnes was a daughter of John Horsburgh    A photograph of John Horsburgh, 1835-1924     William Edie Anderson, a studio portrait by Crowe & Rodgers, Stirling, Scotland

        The back of a postcard to William Edie Anderson  -  1903     Postcard to William Edie Anderson  -  1903

Jan 28, 2006

Jan 28, 2006

 

Horsburgh Family Tree  -  John Horsburgh and a few other members of his family

Jan 27, 2006

Jan 27, 2006

Jan 27, 2006

 

Looking to the north down New Sreet towards Calton Road.    

Looking to the west up Cannongate from a point below the junction with New Street     Looking to the west up Cannongate from a point below the junction with New Street     Loking to the west across the back yards on the northern side of the Canongate towards the buildings in New Street

The top of Jacob's Ladder, leading from the foot of New Street to Regent Road     Looking down Old Tollbooth Wynd towards Calton Road, from Canongate     Looking to the north down New Sreet towards Calton Road.  The old bus depot is on the right and Calton Hill is in the background.

Jan 26, 2006

Jan 26, 2006

Jan 26, 2006

Jan 26, 2006

Jan 26, 2006

Jan 26, 2006

 

The back of a cabinet print by Brown Barnes & Bell, with labels from a White Star Lline cruise  -  date not known     The back of a cabinet print by Brown Barnes & Bell, with labels from a White Star Lline cruise  -  date not known

Cabinet Print by Brown, Barnes & Bell  -  zoom-in to see the labels on the back of the cabinet print.

Jan 25, 2006

Jan 25, 2006

Jan 25, 2006

 

A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  from his studio at 5 Lothian Road  -  Child on a chair     A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross   -  from his studio at 5 Lothian Road  -  man on a chair

Jan 24, 2006

Jan 24, 2006

Jan 24, 2006

  • John Ross  -  questions      page updated                                             

Jan 24, 2006

 

    The back of a carte de visite by Brown Barnes & Bell  -  approx 1880      The back of a carte de visite by Brown Barnes & Bell  -  approx 1881-82     The back of a carte de visite by Brown Barnes & Bell  -  approx 1881-82

   The back of a carte de visite by Brown Barnes & Bell  -  approx 1883        The back of a carte de visite by Brown Barnes & Bell  -  approx 1883     The back of a cabinet print by Brown Barnes & Bell  -  approx 1886

Jan 23, 2006

Jan 23, 2006

Jan 23, 2006

  • Granton Road Station   page updated                                     

Jan 23, 2006

Jan 23, 2006

 

An image titled 'The New Woman' by O'keefe & Stockdorf  -  published in The Practical Photographer, December 1895.     The Norwegian Seaman's Church, 25 North Junction Street, Leith  -  now home of the Leith School of Art

  Exhibition 'Marvellous Medicine' in the Leith School of Art - 25 North Junction Street, Leith    Exhibition 'Marvellous Medicine' in the Leith School of Art - 25 North Junction Street, Leith

Exhibition 'Marvellous Medicine' in the Leith School of Art - 25 North Junction Street, Leith Exhibition 'Marvellous Medicine' in the Leith School of Art - 25 North Junction Street, Leith

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

Jan 22, 2006

 

A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  lady and handbag    A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  lady and handbag     A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  lady and handbag    A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  lady and handbag

A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  lady with large dress    The back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  lady with large dress     A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  lady with large dress    The back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  lady with large dress

A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  A group of three ladies    The back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  A group of three ladies     A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  A group of five ladies and a man    The back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  A group of five ladies and a man

A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  - photograph of a child    The back of a  carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  - photograph of a child     A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  small portrait of a gentleman in an oval frame     The back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  small portrait of a gentleman in an oval frame

 Zoom-in to the back of carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  lady and handbag     The back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  from his studio at 5 Lothian Road     A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  - from the studio at 36 Hanover Street       Zoom-in to the  back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  - from the studio at 36 Hanover Street

Jan 21, 2006

Jan 21, 2006

Jan 21, 2006

Jan 21, 2006

Jan 21, 2006

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Jan 21, 2006

Jan 21, 2006

Jan 21, 2006

Jan 21, 2006

 

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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