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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?

March 1-10,  2007

 

Mar 8, 2007

 

A freight train of wagons now loaded with imported coal stands beside Imperial Dock, Leith about to depart.

A freight train crosses the level crossing at Seafield, at the junction of Seafield Road and Marine Esplanade, after leaving Leith Docks     A coal train crosses the level crossing at Seafield, at the junction of Seafield Road and Marine Esplanade, after leaving Leith Docks      A coal train from Leith Docks passing throught the level crossing at Seafield, at the junction of Seafield Road and Marine Esplanade

A coal train from Leith Docks has just passed throught the level crossing at Seafield, at the junction of Seafield Road and Marine Esplanade     A coal train from Leith Docks has just passed throught the level crossing at Seafield, at the junction of Seafield Road and Marine Esplanade     A coal train from Leith Docks has just passed throught the level crossing at Seafield, at the junction of Seafield Road and Marine Esplanade

Mar 7, 2007

Mar 7, 2007

Mar 7, 2007

  • Seafield Level Crossing                                                      12 new pages

 

Lower Granton Road  -  looking towards Corinthian Quay apartments, Granton Square     Lower Granton Road  -  loking east from near Granton Square

'Three hundred and sixty degree view' from Lower Granton Road

'Three hundred and sixty degree view' from Lower Granton Road

 

Mar 6, 2007

Mar 6, 2007

Mar 6, 2007

Mar 6, 2007

  • Valentine  children's books                                                       page updated

Mar 6, 2007

Mar 6, 2007

 

The Shore beside West Shore Road, Granton     Hanson's Pre-mix concrete plant, West Shore Road, Granton  -  March 2007     Hanson's Pre-mix concrete plant, West Shore Road, Granton

Hanson's Pre-mix concrete plant, West Shore Road, Granton     Hanson's Pre-mix concrete plant, West Shore Road, Granton  -  March 2007     Hanson's Pre-mix concrete plant, West Shore Road, Granton

Mar 5, 2007

Mar 5, 2007

Mar 5, 2007

Mar 5, 2007

Mar 5, 2007

Mar 5, 2007

 

Granton Square - Looking down Middle Pier towards Granton Harbour

The Northern Lighthouse Ship 'Pole Star' at Leith Western Harbour - March 2007     The Northern Lighthouse Ship 'Pole Star' at Leith Western Harbour - March 2007    The Northern Lighthouse Ship 'Pole Star' at Leith Western Harbour - March 2007

 The Northern Lighthouse Ship 'Pole Star' at Leith Western Harbour - March 2007

Mar 4, 2007

  • Granton Square  2007                                                                2 new pages

Mar 4, 2007

  • 'Pole Star' at Leith  1                                                                 2 new pages

Mar 4, 2007

Mar 4, 2007

  • 'Pole Star' at Leith  2                                                                 2 new pages

Mar 4, 2007

Mar 4, 2007

Mar 4, 2007

  • Piershill Station  answer                                                         page updated

 

Granton Harbour  -  'Woodcock'  -  Steamer to London

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Gilmerton Village

Mar 3, 2007

Mar 3, 2007

Mar 3, 2007

Mar 3, 2007

Mar 3, 2007

 

Edinburgh photographer, Alec Roberts     Edinburgh photographer, Alec Roberts and family     Boy in 1911 clothing

Mar 2, 2007

  • Alex Roberts  photo                                                                  page updated

Mar 2, 2007

Mar 2, 2007

  • Alex Roberts' studio                                                            page updated

Mar 2, 2007

  • Boy in 1911 clothing                                                            page updated

Mar 2, 2007

Mar 2, 2007

  • Leith Docks Entrance                                                          page updated

Mar 2, 2007

 

Railway Accident  -  Where was it, and when?

Mar 1, 2007

Mar 1, 2007

Mar 1, 2007

Mar 1, 2007

Mar 1, 2007

Mar 1, 2007

  • Eskbank  traction engine                                                           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