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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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November 21 - 30,  2006

 

Nov 30, 2006

 

A plan of Granton Harbour, proposed in 1834       Map of Granton Harbour, 1937

Granton Trawler, Granton Merlin, operated by Croan Trawlers Ltd and then by British United Trawlers Ltd., Granton     Granton Steam Trawler, Daily Chronicle, operated byT L Devlin Ltd, Granton

Queen Victoria arrives at Granton Harbour on the Royal Yacht 'Royal George' on 1 September 1842     Queen Victoria's arrival at Granton Harbour, earlier than expected, caught the Magistrates and citizens of Edinburgh by surprise.  The result was confusion in the streets of Edinburgh     Queen Victoria departs Granton Harbour on the 'Trident' on 15 September 1842

A tanlker discharging oil at Granton Harbour in the 1930s     The Deep Water Coaling Berth at Granton Harbour  -  1930s     The Deep Water Coaling Berth at Granton Harbour  -  1930s

Nov 29, 2006

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Nov 28, 2006

Nov 28, 2006

Nov 28, 2006

Nov 28, 2006

  • Ruth Raeburn  obituary                                                     page updated

 

Oxgangs  -  The day of the demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court     Oxgangs  -  Demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court

Oxgangs  -  Demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court     Oxgangs  -  Demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court

Oxgangs  -  Demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court     Oxgangs  -  Demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court

Oxgangs  -  Demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court     Oxgangs  -  Demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court

Nov 27, 2006

  • Oxgangs  demolition: 1                                                         4 new pages

Nov 27, 2006

  • Oxgangs  demolition: 2                                                         4 new pages

Nov 27, 2006

  • Oxgangs  demolition: 3                                                         4 new pages

Nov 27, 2006

  • Oxgangs  demolition: 4                                                         4 new pages

Nov 27, 2006

  • Oxgangs                                                                                        new page

Nov 27, 2006

 

Old petrol pump at Peebles  -  black and white photograph, 2006

Oxgangs  -  The day of the demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court      Oxgangs  -  The day of the demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court     Oxgangs  -  The day of the demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court

 Oxgangs  -  The walk home after the demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court     Oxgangs  -  The walk home after the demolition of high-rise flats, Allermuir Court and Caerketton Court

Nov 26, 2006

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Old petrol pump at Peebles  -  black and white photograph, 2006

Nov 25, 2006

Nov 25, 2006

Nov 25, 2006

Nov 25, 2006

 

Looking down on Dumbiedykes and out towards Edinburgh Castle from Salisbury Crags  -  probably around the 1950s.      Looking down on Dumbiedykes and out towards Edinburgh Castle from Salisbury Crags  -  probably around the 1950s.

Nov 24, 2006

Nov 24, 2006

 

A Madelvic '5-wheel' electric car  built at Granton, 1898-1900     A Kingsburgh car  built at the former Madelvic Car Factory, Granton, 1900-02

A Stirling bus,  built at the former Madelvic Car Factory, Granton, 1902-05, and delivered to Orkney     Stirling buses,  built at the former Madelvic Car Factory, Granton, 1902-05, and delivered to Perth, Western Australia    Stirling Lorries,  built at the former Madelvic Car Factory, Granton, 1902-05

Nov 23, 2006

Nov 23, 2006

Nov 23, 2006

Nov 23, 2006

Nov 23, 2006

Nov 23, 2006

  • Madelvic Car Factory                                                         new page

Nov 23, 2006

Nov 23, 2006

 

Looking down on Granton Square and across to Granton Harbour  -  possibly about 1950     Looking to the east from Starbank Road towards Marine Hotel, Newhaven  -  Early 1900s?

Nov 22, 2006

Nov 22, 2006

Nov 22, 2006

  • Peebles  old petrol pump                                                     page updated

Nov 22, 2006

  • Paper Negatives                                                                      new page

Nov 22, 2006

  • Jerome  studio equipment                                                         new page

Nov 22, 2006

 

 

Albion Chassis - rebodied at Lothian Buses' works, Seafield, Edinburgh ,in the style of an old Edinburgh Parcels Van        Albion Chassis - rebodied at Lothian Buses' works, Seafield, Edinburgh ,in the style of an old Edinburgh Parcels Van

An engine emerges from the southern end of Rodney Street Tunnel  -  1904     St Leonard's Station, 1904

Scotland Street Tunnel  -  World War 2 brigk buildings  -  photographed 2006     Scotland Street Tunnel  -  The southern end of the Tunnel  -  Photographed 2006     Scotland Street Tunnel  -  World War 2 sign  -  photographed 2006

Nov 21, 2006

  • Edinburgh Parcels Van                                                    new page

Nov 21, 2006

Nov 21, 2006

Nov 21, 2006

  • Scotland Street Tunnel                                               page updated

Nov 21, 2006

Nov 21, 2006

Nov 21, 2006

Nov 21, 2006

Nov 21, 2006

Nov 21, 2006

  • Portobello Postcard                                                      page updated

 

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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