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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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Mar 21-31, 2008

 

Andrew Beveridge Douglas standing beside a Duncans Cholcolates Albion van.

Mar 31, 2008

Mar 31, 2008

Mar 31, 2008

Mar 31, 2008

 

 Boroughmuir School, Class 1c1, 1949-50      Boroughmuir School, Class 3b4, 1951-52

Mar 30, 2008

Mar 30, 2008

Mar 30, 2008

 

Mar 29, 2008

Mar 29, 2008

Mar 29, 2008

Mar 29, 2008

  • Sinclair Fountain  update 5                                                           page updated

 

Looking east from the West End of Princes Street     Sinclair Fountain at the West End of Princes Street

Mar 28, 2008

Mar 28, 2008

Mar 28, 2008

Mar 28, 2008

  • Broughton  recollections 8                                                                 page updated

Mar 28, 2008

Mar 28, 2008

Mar 28, 2008

  • Portobello  recollections 10                                                               page updated

Mar 28, 2008

 

  Peter Devine's Headstone in Dalry Cemetery     Zoom-in to the Lettering on Peter Devine's Headstone in Dalry Cemetery

Mar 27, 2008

Mar 27, 2008

Mar 27, 2008

Mar 27, 2008

Mar 27, 2008

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Mar 27, 2008

Mar 27, 2008

 

Where is it  -  Photograph of a railway line and a pram.  Possibly Newhaven or Granton

Mar 26, 2008

Mar 26, 2008

 

Mar 25, 2008

 

Snuff box repurted to have been made from the home of Burke & Hare in Tanner's Close     Letter and Snuff box repurted to have been made from the home of Burke & Hare in Tanner's Close

Mar 24, 2008

Mar 24, 2008

Mar 24, 2008

Mar 24, 2008

Mar 24, 2008

 

The clock at St Andrew's  & St George's Church, George Street, Edinburgh    The Bell Ropes at St George's & St Andrew's Church, George Street, Edinburgh     The Bell Ropes at St George's & St Andrew's Church, George Street, Edinburgh

Looking north down St Vincent Street towards St Stephen's Church, Stockbridge - 1996     St Stephen's Church, Stockbridge  -  Staircase to the clock, around the walls of the church     The Bell Wheel, no longer in operation , in the tower of St Stephen's Church, Stockbridge

View from the roof of St Stephen's Church, looking to the south towards Ediburgh Castle     On the roof of St Stephen's Church, Stockbridge  -  looking up

The Clock at St Giles Church in the High Street, Edinburgh     Bells in the tower of St Gile's Church in the High Street, Edinburgh

Looking down the Royal Mile from the roof of St Gile's Church     Looking up the Royal Mile from the roof of St Gile's Church

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

  • St Stephen's Church                                                                       2 new pages

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

  • St Gile's Church  clock                                                                    2 new pages

Mar 23, 2008

  • St Gile's Church  bells                                                                      2 new pages

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

Mar 23, 2008

  • Ritchie Clock Winder                                                                    page updated

 

The clock winder raises the weight for the clock at St Stephen's Church, Stockbridge     James Ritchie & Son  -  Repairing public clocks in the workshop at Livingston

James Ritchie & Son  -  Repairing public clocks in the workshop at Livingston       James Ritchie & Son  -  Repairing public clocks in the workshop at Livingston

Ritchie watch and clock repairs below the shop at 54 Broughton Street - Broughton Street, Edinburgh     Ritchie watch and clock repairs below the shop at 54 Broughton Street

Ritchie watch and clock repairs below the shop at 54 Broughton Street     Ritchie watch and clock repairs below the shop at 54 Broughton Street

Clock at the Highland Tollbooth Church       Tolbooth St John's Church - 1993

Ladder at Tolbooth St John's Church  - 1993     Ladder to the clock at the Highland Tollbooth Church, now 'The Hub'     Ladder to the clock at the Highland Tollbooth Church, now 'The Hub'

Mar 22, 2008

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Mar 22, 2008

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Mar 22, 2008

Mar 22, 2008

Mar 22, 2008

  • Tolbooth St John's  clock                                                              2 new pages

Mar 22, 2008

Mar 22, 2008

  • Tolbooth St John's  ladder                                                            2 new pages

Mar 22, 2008

Mar 22, 2008

 

Castlehill Primary School  -  around 1948 to 1950

The clockwinder, winding the clock at St ANdrew's & St George's Church     Ritchie - Clock Winder at work at St Stephen's Church - 1993     Ritchie  -  The clock winder winding the clock at the Highland Tollbooth church - 1992

Ritchie - Clock Winder at work at St Gile's Church - 1992     Ritchie - Clock Winder at work at St Gile's Church - 1992

Mar 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