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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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Jan 21-31, 2008

 

Photograph of a boy in sailor's suit, taken around 1914-15, probably by Morrison's Studio, Edinburgh     Home Guard,  1940-44     Postcard  -  Dalkeith  Hospital  -  photographed around the time of its opening in 1912

Jan 31, 2008

Jan 31, 2008

Jan 31, 2008

  • Burlington Studios  answer 3                                                       page updated

Jan 31, 2008

Jan 31, 2008

  • Whitehill  recollections 2                                                                       page updated

Jan 31, 2008

 

King's Theatre, Tollcross, Edinburgh     The Caledonian Railway Hotel and Princes Street Station     The Caledonian Railway Hotel and Princes Street Station  -  around 1920s

Jan 30, 2008

Jan 30, 2008

Jan 30, 2008

Jan 30, 2008

Jan 30, 2008

  • Burdiehouse  cycle track                                                                   page updated

Jan 30, 2008

  • Liberton  cycle track                                                                               page updated

Jan 30, 2008

Jan 30, 2008

Jan 30, 2008

 

Cycle Track probably at Burdiehouse, Edinburgh     Cycle track near the Union Canal at Harrison Park, Edinburgh     Cycle Track at The Jewel, Edinburgh

Cycle track at Liberton, Edinburgh     Cycle Track at Pilrig Park, Edinburgh     Cycle Track at Wester Hailes, Edinburgh

Jan 29, 2008

  • Burdiehouse  cycle track                                                                         new page

Jan 29, 2008

  • Hermiston Park  cycle track                                                                   new page

Jan 29, 2008

  • The Jewel  cycle track                                                                                new page

Jan 29, 2008

  • Liberton  cycle track                                                                                     new page

Jan 29, 2008

  • Pilrig Park  cycle track                                                                                new page

Jan 29, 2008

  • Wester Hailes  cycle track                                                                       new page

Jan 29, 2008

  • Edinburgh Cycle Tracks                                                                     new page

Jan 29, 2008

 

Jan 28, 2008

Jan 28, 2008

 

A photograph  of a class at Preston Street School around 1950-51

Jan 27, 2008

Jan 27, 2008

Jan 27, 2008

Jan 27, 2008

  • Prefabs  recollections 3                                                                        page updated

Jan 27, 2008

Jan 27, 2008

Jan 27, 2008

 

Students at Leith Nautical Collect in 1951     Students at Leith Nautical Collect in 1951

A Memorial plaque on the wall of Younger's Brewery in Holyrood Road - photographed in 1986.  The building was demolished in 1995.

Jan 26, 2008

Jan 26, 2008

Jan 26, 2008

Jan 26, 2008

 

Craigour Avenue  -  Housing including prefab houses erected in the 1940s      Looking north down Craigour Avenue, including some prefab housing     Craigour Avenue  -  Prefab house erected in the 1940s and Palm Tree

   Looking north down Craigour Avenue, including some prefab housing     Craigour Avenue  -  Prefab bungalows erected in the 1940s     Craigour Avenue  -   prefab bungalows erected in the 1940s

Looking south up Craigour Avenue, including one of the prefab houses     Craigour Avenue  -   prefab housing erected in the 1940s     Craigour Avenue  -  Prefab bungalow from the 1940s

Craigour Crescent  -  Prefab bungalows erected in the 1940s     Craigour Crescent  -  Prefab bungalows erected in the 1940s

Looking to the NW down Craigour drive, with prefab bungalows built in the 1940s     Looking to the NW down Craigour drive, with prefab bungalows built in the 1940s

Moredun Park including prefab housing

Jan 24, 2008

  • Craigour  prefab bungalows                                                                27 new pages

Jan 24, 2008

  • Moredun  prefab bungalows                                                                 3 new pages

 

Jan 23, 2008

Jan 23, 2008

Jan 23, 2008

 

Thomson & Porteous Workers, Leith Street, Edinburgh - December 1907

Cycle track beside Ferry Road, Davidon's Mains  -  1950s     Cycle track beside Ferry Road, Davidon's Mains  -  1950s     Cycle track beside Ferry Road, Davidon's Mains  -  1967

Cycle track beside Ferry Road, Davidon's Mains  -  1977     Granton Griffins Cycle Team on the Davidson's Mains Track, 1979     Cycle track at Harrison Park

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

  • Abbeyhill Station  answer                                                              page updated

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

Jan 22, 2008

 

Holyrood Park  Looking to the west near St Leonard's -  Is this the Slidey Stane?  No.     Holyrood Park  Looking to the SE near St Leonard's -  Is this the Slidey Stane?  No.

Jan 21, 2008

Jan 21, 2008

Jan 21, 2008

Jan 21, 2008

  • Colinton  recollections 9                                                               page updated

Jan 21, 2008

 

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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