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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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March 1-10,  2006

 

Megland Terrace and Bellevue Street, Broughton, Edinburgh     7 Megland Terrace, Broughton, Edinburgh

A carte de visite by Cumming Brothers.  On the back there is a rubber stamp impression bearing the name J D Cumming.     The back of a carte de visite by Cumming Brothers, ahowing a rubber stamp impression bearing the name J D Cumming.

Mar 10,  2006

Mar 10,  2006

  • Melgund Terrace  -  No 7                                                new page

Mar 10,  2006

Mar 10,  2006

Mar 10,  2006

 

Upper Spylaw Mill, beside the Water of Leith near Colinton   -  View from the east, looking upstream     Upper Spylaw Mill, beside the Water of Leith near Colinton   -  View from the east, looking upstream

Upper Spylaw Mill, beside the Water of Leith near Colinton   -  View from the west, looking towards Colinton      Upper Spylaw Mill, beside the Water of Leith near Colinton   -  View from the west, looking towards Colinton

Mar 9,  2006

Mar 9,  2006

Mar 9,  2006

Mar 9,  2006

 

The former riding stables at Upper Spylaw Mill, beside the Water of Leith at Colinton     The former riding stables at Upper Spylaw Mill, beside the Water of Leith at Colinton     The Water of Leith Walkway, built on the course of the Edinburgh to Balerno Railway, at Upper Spylaw Mill, near Colinton

Mar 8,  2006

Mar 8,  2006

Mar 8,  2006

 

South Bank House, off Portobello Road  -  formerly on land bellonging to Craigentinny House    South Bank House, off Portobello Road  -  formerly on land bellonging to Craigentinny House    South Bank House, off Portobello Road  -  formerly on land bellonging to Craigentinny House

PHOTOGRAPH

Mar 7,  2006

Mar 7,  2006

 

Looking north down Lothian Road towards the West End of Princes Street and St John's Church    Looking along Princes Street towards the Balmoral Hotel and the East End of Princes Street    The Balmoral Hotel at the East End of Princes Street

PHOTOGRAPH

Mar 6,  2006

Mar 6,  2006

Mar 6,  2006

  • Balmoral Hotel                                                                     2  new pages

 

Mar 5,  2006

Mar 5,  2006

Mar 5,  2006

 

Postcard by W R & S  -  The Royal State Procession, 13th May 1903, leaving Edinburgh Castle.

Mar 4,  2006

Mar 4,  2006

Mar 4,  2006

Mar 4,  2006

Mar 4,  2006

 

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Commercial Street, Leith     Postcard published by J & MS, Edinburgh  -  Comely Bank Avenue     Postcard - JRRE (= JR Russell, Edinburgh)  -  Sisters' Quarters, 2nd Scottish General Hospital, Craigleith (now 'Western General Hospital')

Mar 3,  2006

  • Commercial Street, Leith                                                2 new pages

Mar 3,  2006

  • Comely Bank Avenue                                                       2 new pages

Mar 3,  2006

  • Western General Hospital                                              2 new pages

Mar 3,  2006

 

Postcard byu Valentine & Sons  -  Murrayfield Bridge, 1905      Catalogue cover  -  EPS Open Exhibition, 1953      

Mar 2,  2006

Mar 2,  2006

Mar 2,  2006

 

 A postcard by Valentine  -  Victoria Park, Leith  -  Bolwing

Mar 1,  2006

Mar 1,  2006

Mar 1,  2006

Mar 1,  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