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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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December 11-20, 2008

 

Saughton Mains Gardens  -  Winter 1977     Saughton Mains Gardens  -  Winter 1977

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  • Edinburgh Slang  Bangladesh, Doubties, Bertie Auld, Hank Marvin, Joe Baxi, Hannan Swaffer, Harry Waggs, High Street, divi, sky rocket, Stockaree, tapsalteery, up to ninety, winching                        page updated

 

Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters     Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters     Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters

 Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters     Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters     Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters

Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters     Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters     Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters

Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters     Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters     Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters

Hamilton Street, Leith  -  December 1976

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  • Hamilton Place  Newhaven                                                   new page

Dec 19, 2008

  • Edinburgh Slang  Big Mixie, Powdie, Snakie, Wee Mixie, bauchle, chennah wallies, collie buckle, go shottie, greetin, guider, keecher, qualy dance, reekin', stair, stays, slaister, stoatir, teuchtar                page updated

Dec 19, 2008

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Certificate of Merit, Stenhouse School - 1967-68     Brooke Bond Certificate of Merit for Junior Art, 1968     Outside No 21 Greenside Row

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Prague  -  Trams     Boston:   looking west into the late afternoon sun:    Beacon Street  -  James J Storrow Memorial Drive  -  Charles River

Boston  -  Government Center and Financial District from Massachusetts Avenue Bridge     State House, Beacon Hill and the Charles River    -    October 2003     State House, Beacon Hill and the Charles River    -    October 2003

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Palais de Dance, Fountainbridge, Edinburgh  -  around 1947     London Road School Class  -  Around 1936      Leith School Class, Bonar Road Area - 1904

Blackford Pond, Edinburgh  -  around 1957       Policeman at the National Galleries, Princes Street

Prague  -  Trams

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  • Inverleith Pond  around 1957                                                           new page

Dec 15, 2008

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  • My Photos  Prague trams                                                   2 new pages

Dec 15, 2008

  • Leith Pubs  49, Wright's                                                   page updated

Dec 15, 2008

Dec 15, 2008

 

I'm preparing to give a talk to Edinburgh Photographic Society on 'Urban Photography', so over the next couple of weeks I expect to be adding some of my urban photos (not all of Edinburgh) to the EdinPhoto web site.

Montreal Skyscraper  -  in late summer sunshine      Montreal Skyscraper and church         Montreal Skyscrapers

Downtown Montreal in late-Summer sunshine     Sunrise over Downtown Montreal and beyond  -  View from Chatel la Montagne esplanade, Park Royal     Montreal Skyscraper  -  in late summer sunshine

Sherbrooke Street, Montreal during the Montreal Ice Storm  -  January 12, 1998     Looking down to Sherbrooke Street during the Montreal Ice Storm   -   January 1998     View from Parc Mont-Royal towards Downtown Montreal  -  during the Montreal Ice Storm  -  January 1998

  The Seat  -  Photographed during the Montreal Ice Storm  -  January 1998     Downtown Montreal -  Photographed during the Montreal Ice Storm  -  January 1998      Montreal  -  Late winter snow storm  -  March 2002

Montreal Snow Storm  -  March 2002     Telephone Box during the Montreal Ice Storm   -   January 1998     Montreal Traffic Lights  -  March 2002

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John A Rush, MBE, taken from a photograph of children in the St James Area, taken around 1935      John A Rush, MBE, aged 2, taken from a photograph of children in the St James Area, taken around 1928     Winefred Bertrum, nee Gallop, taken from a photograph of children in the St James Area, taken around 1928     Winefred Bertrum, nee Gallop, taken from a photograph of children in the St James Area, taken around 1928

Workers on an Edinburgh Construction Site  -  Around 1947     43rd Boys' Brigade Company, Barnton - May 24, 1911

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St Ann's School and Playground     A group of children at St James Square, Edinburgh  -  Around 1928     A group of children at St James Square, Edinburgh  -  Around 1935

A late-winter snowstorm in Downtown Montreal     Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens, 1972

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Keir Street, off Lauriston Place, Edinburgh       Robin at Pringle's Farm, Polton

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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