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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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What's New?

November 1 - 10,  2006

 

Exhibition of prints by Members of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  in the Fine Arts Dept of Edinburgh Central Library, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh      Edinburgh and Leith map, 1925  -  The area around Arthur Street, Dumbiedykes

Nov 10, 2006

Nov 10, 2006

Nov 10, 2006

Nov 10, 2006

Nov 10, 2006

Nov 10, 2006

Nov 10, 2006

Nov 10, 2006

Nov 10, 2006

Nov 10, 2006

 

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Cockburn Hotel, 1 Cockburn Street, Edinburgh     Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Old Waverley Hotel, 43 Princes Street, Edinburgh

Nov 9, 2006

  • Cockburn Hotel                                                                        new page

Nov 9, 2006

  • Old Waverley Hotel                                                                 new page

Nov 9, 2006

 

Postcard by W & A K Johnson  -  North British Railway Company Hotels       Postcard printed by Wedekiud, London  -  Calton Hotel, Edinburgh

Grosvenor Hotel, 5-22 Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh  -  Photograph taken 1957     Grosvenor Hotel, 5-22 Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh  -  Photograph taken perhaps around 1930    

Nov 8, 2006

Nov 8, 2006

  • Calton Hotel                                                                                   new page

Nov 8, 2006

  • Grosvenor Hotel  1957                                                            new page

Nov 8, 2006

Nov 8, 2006

 

Nov 7, 2006

  • Pilton  1940s and 1950s                                                           page updated

Nov 7, 2006

  • Granton  1940s                                                                    page updated

Nov 7, 2006

Nov 7, 2006

Nov 7, 2006

Nov 7, 2006

  • Postcard Portraits                                                pages updated

 

Demolition of brewery buildings in Holyrood Road  -  1995     Demolition of brewery buildings in Holyrood Road  -  1995

Demolition of brewery buildings in Holyrood Road  -  1995     Demolition of brewery buildings in Holyrood Road  -  1995

Nov 6, 2006

 

Nov 5, 2006

Nov 5, 2006

  • Granton  1950s to 1970s                                                       page updated

Nov 5, 2006

  • Pilton  1940s and 1950s                                                          page updated

Nov 5, 2006

  • Trinity College Church                                                    page updated

 

A diesel multiple unit crosses the southern end of the Forth Rail Bridge  -  1964

Nov 4, 2006

  • The Forth Bridges  1964                                                        new page

Nov 4, 2006

Nov 4, 2006

Nov 4, 2006

 

A diesel hauled train approaches Dalmeny station at the southern end of the Forth Rail Bridge     The ferry, Queen Margaret, approaches Hawes Pier at Queensferry with the Forth Bridge in the background

Nov 3, 2006

Nov 3, 2006

 

A school class at Trinity Academy in the mid-1930s     A school class at Trinity Academy in the late-1930s     A school class at Trinity Academy in the mid-1930s

Where is it  -  Photograph of a railway line and a pram.  Possibly Newhaven or Granton     Waverley East Sgnal Box, Edinburgh

Nov 2, 2006

Nov 2, 2006

Nov 2, 2006

Nov 2, 2006

Nov 2, 2006

  • Waverley East Signal Box                                                 new page

Nov 2, 2006

 

The Official Opening of Leith Corporation Tramways  -  3 November 1905

Nov 1, 2006

Nov 1, 2006

Nov 1, 2006

Nov 1, 2006

Nov 1, 2006

Nov 1, 2006

Nov 1, 2006

Nov 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