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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?

Jun 1-10,  2007

 

Meadowbank Stadium  -  Commonwealthe Games  -   1986       Meadowbank Station  -  Arrival of one of the special shuttle trains from Edinburgh Waverley Station to the Commonwealth Games at Meadowbank Stadium       Meadowbank Station  -  One of the special shuttle trains from Edinburgh Waverley Station to the Commonwealth Games at Meadowbank Stadium

Trinity Station 1986  -  as the railway lines were being lifted       Trinity Station 1986  -  as the railway lines were being lifted       Trinity Station 1986  -  as the railway lines were being lifted

Leith Central Station  -  1985       Lothian Region Transport  -  bus No 101, restored, at Ocean Terminal       Lothian Region Transport  -  bus No 900, restored, turning from Queensferry Road into Orchard Brae

Jun 10, 2007

  • Meadowbank Stadium  1986                                                          new page

Jun 10, 2007

Jun 10, 2007

  • Abbeyhill Station  1986                                                                        new page

Jun 10, 2007

Jun 10, 2007

  • Trinity Station from west,1986                                                              new page

Jun 10, 2007

  • Trinity Station from east,1986                                                           2 new pages

Jun 10, 2007

Jun 10, 2007

Jun 10, 2007

Jun 10, 2007

 

Jun 9, 2007

Jun 9, 2007

Jun 9, 2007

  • Portobello 1950s                                                                                page updated

 

Brien Towler at HMS Lochinvar, South Queensferry

Forth Road Bridge under construction -  seen from Port Edgar - around 1962     Forth Road Bridge under construction -  seen from Queensferry - around 1962

HMS Lochinvar at Port Edgar  -  around 1962     HMS Lochinvar at Port Edgar  -  around 1962     HMS Lochinvar at Port Edgar  -  around 1962

Edinburgh Castle from the entrance to the esplanade - 1962     Guards on the Esplanade at the entrance to Edinburgh Castle  -  1962     Edinburgh Castle seen from Princes Street  -  Cars parked in Princes Street  -  1962

Looking over Princes Street and across to the Firth of Forth and beyond, from Edinburgh Castle  -  1962     Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens, 1962

Jun 8, 2007

Jun 8, 2007

Jun 8, 2007

Jun 8, 2007

Jun 8, 2007

Jun 8, 2007

Jun 8, 2007

Jun 8, 2007

Jun 8, 2007

Jun 8, 2007

 

Jun 7, 2007

Jun 7, 2007

Jun 7, 2007

Jun 7, 2007

Jun 7, 2007

  • Edinburgh's first cable car                                                       page updated

 

Portobello Open Air Pool - empty - 1985     View to the SW from Portobello Open Air Pool, now closed - 1985     View to the east from Portobello Open Air Pool, now closed - 1985

Jun 6, 2007

Jun 6, 2007

Jun 6, 2007

Jun 6, 2007

  • Gorgie  recollections 1950s                                                                page updated

 

House in West Granton Road, awaiting demolition

 No 22, Colinton Road, Edinburgh  -  formerly 'Lord & Lady Polwarth's Children's Home for Under Fives'     No 22, Colinton Road, Edinburgh  -  formerly 'Lord & Lady Polwarth's Children's Home for Under Fives'

Jun 5, 2007

Jun 5, 2007

Jun 5, 2007

 

View across West Pilton Park to Inchcolm Court and Inchgarvie Court

Caroline Park Grove     Caroline Park Grove     Caroline Park Grove

Caroline Park Grove    Caroline Park Grove     Caroline Park Grove

Jun 4, 2007

  • Pilton  Inchcolm Court                                                                            2 new pages

Jun 4, 2007

Jun 4, 2007

Jun 4, 2007

Jun 4, 2007

Jun 4, 2007

Jun 4, 2007

 

West Pilton Gardens  -  Removal     West Pilton Gardens  -  Removal

Jun 3, 2007

Jun 3, 2007

Jun 3, 2007

Jun 3, 2007

  • Gorgie  recollections  1950s                                                               page updated

Jun 3, 2007

Jun 3, 2007

Jun 3, 2007

Jun 3, 2007

  • Stockbridge  1930s                                                                             page updated

 

Postcard by Valentine & Co  -  Bath Street, Portobello

Fire in an empty house at West Pilton Street     Fire in an empty house at West Pilton Street

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road     Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road     Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road     Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road     Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road     Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road     Demolition of houses in West Pilton Road

Jun 2, 2007

Jun 2, 2007

Jun 2, 2007

Jun 2, 2007

  • West Pilton Road  demolition                                                       19 new pages

 

Martello Court, Muirhouse

Jun 1, 2007

  • Martello Court  Muirhouse                                                                 2 new pages

Jun 1, 2007

 

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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