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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

 

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What's New?

October 21-31,  2006

 

 

Painting by John Horsburgh  -  A boy holding a model yacht

The signature on the bottom corner of a painting by John Horsburgh  -  A boy holding a model yacht

The audience gathers before the performance of the Rocky Horror Show at Playhouse Theatre  -  October 27, 2006     The audience gathers before the performance of the Rocky Horror Show at Playhouse Theatre  -  October 27, 2006

Oct 31, 2006

  • John Horsburgh  painting                                                      new page

Oct 31, 2006

Oct 31, 2006

Oct 31, 2006

Oct 31, 2006

Oct 31, 2006

 

The restored bandstand in Peel Park, Kirkintilloch     The restored bandstand in Peel Park, Kirkintilloch     The restored bandstand in Peel Park, Kirkintilloch

Oct 30, 2006

Oct 30, 2006

Oct 30, 2006

 

Bandstand and Town Hall in Glebe Park, Bo'ness     Bandstand and Town Hall in Glebe Park, Bo'ness

Oct 29, 2006

Oct 29, 2006

 

St Cuthbert's Cooperative Association Ltd delivery van  -  Registration No SC 4860     Detail from a St Cuthbert's Cooperative Association Ltd delivery van  -  Registration No SC 4860

St Cuthbert's Cooperative Association Ltd delivery van  -  Registration No SC 4860     Detail from a St Cuthbert's Cooperative Association Ltd delivery van  -  Registration No SC 4860

St Cuthbert's Cooperative Association Ltd delivery van  -  Registration No FS 9828     Detail from a St Cuthbert's Cooperative Association Ltd delivery van  -  Registration No FS 9828

Oct 28, 2006

Oct 28, 2006

 

The Big Green, Dumbiedykes Road     Looking towards 'The Plantations' from Dumbiedykes Road after 'The Brickies' had been demolished.     Looking down on Dumbiedykes from a path through Holyrood Park leading from James Clark's School

Oct 27, 2006

Oct 27, 2006

Oct 27, 2006

Oct 27, 2006

Oct 27, 2006

Oct 27, 2006

 

A group of nine children at Dumbiedykes in the mid-1950s     A group of six children at Dumbiedykes in the mid-1950s     Dumbiedykes Road  -  no traffic, just a pram.

Coronation Party -  Dumbiedykes Road, The Balconies  -  1953     Coronation Party -  Dumbiedykes Road, The Balconies  -  1953

'The Embers'  A group from Dumbiedykes     'The Embers'  A group from Dumbiedykes

 A school class at James Clerk School, St Leonards, around 1966     A school class at James Clerk School, St Leonards, around 1966  -  key to the photograph

Elizabeth Bottomley and Jean Aithie on the Green outside 42 Dumbiedykes Road in the mid-1950s

Oct 26, 2006

Oct 26, 2006

Oct 26, 2006

Oct 26, 2006

Oct 26, 2006

Oct 26, 2006

Oct 26, 2006

  • St Loenard's School                                                        2 new pages

Oct 26, 2006

 

Jean Rae on the Second Balcony at 34 Dumbiedykes Road, around 1955     Three workers from William Waugh, Metal Merchants, 6 and 8, Dumbiedykes Road

Oct 25, 2006

Oct 25, 2006

Oct 25, 2006

Oct 25, 2006

  • William Crooke  artist                                                              new page

 

A painting of Thomas L Devlin, founder of Thomas Devlin & Sons     Robert Devlin in the driving seat of his father's Daimler

Oct 24, 2006

  • Thomas L Devlin                                                                     new page

Oct 24, 2006

Oct 24, 2006

Oct 24, 2006

Oct 24, 2006

Oct 24, 2006

  • Granton Gas Works                                                       page updated

 

Postcard by Valentine  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1903     Postcard byJ R Russell, Edinburgh  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1904     Postcard by Nimmo  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1904

POST CARD - Nimmo

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1904     Postcard by Marshall Wane & Co, Edinburgh -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1906     Postcard by Valentine -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  possibly 1910

POST CARD - Marshall Wane & Co

Postcard by Valentine -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  possibly 1910     Postcard by Mclagan and Cumming  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1916     Postcard by Valentine  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1937

 

Postcard by Valentine  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1938   VPostcard by Valentine  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1952     Postcard by Valentine  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1953

Oct 23, 2006

Oct 23, 2006

Oct 23, 2006

 

Photograph by an unidentified photographer of the Robertson Brothers

Postcard by Alex A Inglis  -  Edinburgh Castle, St Margaret's Chapel  -  The oldest building in Edinburgh Castle and Mons Meg, the C15 Siege Gun     Mons Meg  -  The C15 siege gun at Edinburgh Castle

Oct 22, 2006

Oct 22, 2006

Oct 22, 2006

  • Postcard  Mons Meg                                                                   new page

Oct 22, 2006

Oct 22, 2006

  • John Lessels  obituary                                                             new page

Oct 22, 2006

Oct 22, 2006

Oct 22, 2006

Oct 22, 2006

Oct 22, 2006

Oct 22, 2006

  • Charles Smith  author                                                        page updated

 

Cabinet Print of a soldier by J MacKenzie, The Royal Scots, Glencorse

Oct 21, 2006

  • Royal Scots Medal  Answer                                                  new page

Oct 21, 2006

Oct 21, 2006

Oct 21, 2006

Oct 21, 2006

Oct 21, 2006

  • Magic Lantern  Reply                                                                 new page

 

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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