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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

What's New?  -  All Pages

 

What's New?

Dec 21 - 31,  2007

 

Dec 31, 2007

Dec 31, 2007

  • John Nicol  and the USA                                                                          new page

Dec 31, 2007

Dec 31, 2007

Dec 31, 2007

Dec 31, 2007

Dec 31, 2007

  • Gorgie Station  recollections                                                            page updated

Dec 31, 2007

  • Colinton  recollections 3                                                                       page updated

 

Frank Keighren  -  Handstand at Portobello Bathing Pool     Frank Keighren and boy at Portobello Bathing Pool     Peter and Frank Keighren at Portobello Bathing Pool

Dec 30, 2007

Dec 30, 2007

Dec 30, 2007

Dec 30, 2007

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Dec 30, 2007

Dec 30, 2007

 

Learmonth Terrace - to the north of Queensferry Road, near Comely Bank     The Flodden Wall and Police Box on the corner of Drummond Street and Pleasance  -  December 2007     Buckingham Terrace, on the south side of Queensferry Road  -  December 2007

Edinburgh University Buildings, The Pleasance, Edinburgh  -  December 2007     The Flodden Wall and Police Box on the corner of Drummond Street and Pleasance  -  December 2007     Cobbles at the top of Arthur Street, now named New Arthur Place

View to the east along Great King Street  -  December 2007     Looking down Howe Street to St Stephen's Church  -  December 2007     Looking down India Street to Stockbridge from Heriot Row  -  December 2007

View to the east along Heriot Row from the top of India Street  -  December 2007     Police Box in Heriot Row near the junction with India Street

Dec 29, 2007

  • Learmouth Terrace                                                                           2 new pages

Dec 29, 2007

Dec 29, 2007

Dec 29, 2007

Dec 29, 2007

Dec 29, 2007

  • Arthur Street  and cobbles                                                                    2 new pages

Dec 29, 2007

Dec 29, 2007

  • Howe Street  and cobbles                                                                     2 new pages

Dec 29, 2007

  • India Street  and cobbles                                                                       2 new pages

Dec 29, 2007

  • Heriot Row  and cobbles                                                                       2 new pages

Dec 29, 2007

Dec 29, 2007

  • Alexander Ayton  Sen + Jun                                                              new pages

Dec 29, 2007

  • Gilmerton  Q.8, answer 5                                                                     page updated

 

The Heart of Midlothian , set in the cobbles near the NW corner of St Giles Church in High Street, Edinburgh     Looking up West Bow towards Victoria Street from the east end of the Grassmarket  -  December 2007     The Heart of Midlothian , set in the cobbles near the NW corner of St Giles Church in High Street, Edinburgh

 West Bow at the East End of the Grassmarket     Looking from the foot of West Bow across the cobbles to the shops on the south side of the Grassmarket     The Scotland Shop in the Royal Mile - oppoosite John Knox House

Looking up the High Street towards John Knox House  -  December 2007     John Knox House, High Street, Edinburgh  -  on a winter afternoon     John Knox House, High Street, Edinburgh  -  on a winter afternoon

Edinburgh University Buildings, The Pleasance, Edinburgh  -  December 2007     Edinburgh University Buildings, The Pleasance, Edinburgh  -  December 2007     Looking down the Pleasance towards Holyrood Road and St Mary Street

Looking up Warriston's Close from Cockburn Street  -  December 2007     Greyfriar's Bobby - Statue at The Bridges and Pub at Candelmaker Row

    Kirkgat, Leith - Looking south towards the New Kirkgate Shopping Centre  -  December 2007

Dec 28, 2007

  • Heart of Midlothian  zoom-in                                                          2 new pages

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

  • West Bow and cobbles                                                                          2 new pages

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

Dec 28, 2007

  • Kirkgate  Leith                                                                                           2 new pages

Dec 28, 2007

  • Gilmerton  Q.8, answers 3 + 4                                                          page updated

 

White Heart Inn  -  The Grassmarket     The North Side of the Grassmarket  -  November 2007     The North Side of the Grassmarket  -  November 2007

Dec 27, 2007

Dec 27, 2007

  • Grassmarket  The north side                                                               2 new pages

Dec 27, 2007

Dec 27, 2007

  • Dalry  recollections                                                                                      new page

Dec 27, 2007

  • Glengarry Biscuits  answer                                                          page updated

Dec 27, 2007

 

A school class at Trinity Academy - either Classs 1A (1947-48) or Class 2A (1948-49)      Trinity Academy  -  5th Year, 1951-52

Trinity Academy   -  Cricket First XI, 1951     Trinity Academy  -  Burns Supper, 1953

Postcard published by Steedman's Beach Bazaar, around 1925  -  Marlborough Mansions, Portobello

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

Dec 26, 2007

  • Amy Milner  photographer                                                  page updated

 

Dec 25, 2007

Dec 25, 2007

Dec 25, 2007

Dec 25, 2007

Dec 25, 2007

 

View of Edinburgh from the South  -  c.1649

Dec 24, 2007

Dec 24, 2007

Dec 24, 2007

 

A photograph  by Prophet of a class at Preston Street School around 1952

Dec 23, 2007

Dec 23, 2007

Dec 23, 2007

  • Tobacconist  replies 1, 2                                                   page updated

Dec 23, 2007

 

Postcard by Lees, 23 Bath Street, Portobello  -  Tobacconist  -  where?     Photograph from Elsmere Studio  -  Where and when might this photo have been taken?     Postcard by an unknown publisher  -  Possibly Joppa Signal Box

Dec 22, 2007

Dec 22, 2007

Dec 22, 2007

  • Signal Box  where?  when?                                                       new page

Dec 22, 2007

 

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Dec 21, 2007

Dec 21, 2007

 

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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