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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 21-31, 2008

 

Dec 31, 2008

  • Edinburgh Slang   ashet, Auld Leary, batter, bawbees, baw heid, boggin', bonny, braw, the bru, clarty, clegg, cludgie, corrie, divi dottle, dreich, dukit, dunnerheid, feechy, feechy dirty, forpet, gallus,  gregories, gubbed, hee-haw, girder, high heid yin, howfin, midden, midge, the mom's morn, muckle, my dogs are barking, ned, nixi, numpty, nyaff, Paddy's Mairkit, para, pauchie, pechin', puggled, radge bongo/radio rental, scaffy, shauchle, skelf, sketch, slitter, strides, swally, sweetie wife, tae nice gabbit, torn faced                 page updated

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Edinburgh City Chambers  -  Decorated to celebrate Christmas and New Year  -  December 2008     Edinburgh City Chambers  -  Decorated to celebrate Christmas and New Year  -  December 2008     Edinburgh City Chambers  -  Decorated to celebrate Christmas and New Year  -  December 2008

Torchlight Procession to Calton Hill  -  December 29, 2008  -  Passing along Princes Street     Torchlight Procession to Calton Hill  -  December 29, 2008  -  Passing along Princes Street

Torchlight Procession to Calton Hill  -  December 29, 2008  -  Passing along Waterloo Place     Torchlight Procession to Calton Hill  -  December 29, 2008  -  Passing along Waterloo Place     Torchlight Procession to Calton Hill  -  December 29, 2008  -  Passing along Waterloo Place

Burning a Wicker Effigy of a Rampant Lion at the top of Calton Hill, at the end of the Torchlight procession  -  December 29, 2008     Torchlight Procession reaches Calton Hill  -  December 29, 2008

Burning a wicker effigy of a lion rampant on Calton Hill, at the end of the torchlight procession  -  December 29, 2008     Burning a wicker effigy of a lion rampant on Calton Hill, at the end of the torchlight procession  -  December 29, 2008

Fireworks on Calton Hill at the end of the torchlight procession  -  December 29, 2008     Fireworks on Calton Hill at the end of the torchlight procession  -  December 29, 2008     Fireworks on Calton Hill at the end of the torchlight procession  -  December 29, 2008

 

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Monopoly Board

Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Old Kent Road, London     Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Whitechapel Road, London      Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Euston Road, London      Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Bow Street, London      Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Marlborough Street, London

 Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Pentonville Road, London     Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Pentonville Prison, London  ('Jail')     Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Whitehall, London   Places on the Monopoly Board  -  The Angel, Islington, London      


  
Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Pall Mall, London      Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Northumberland Avenue, London      Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Fleet Street, London     Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Trafalgar Square, London    

   Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Vine Street, London   Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Strand, London    Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Leicester Square, London   Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Coventry Street, London   Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Piccadilly, London   Places on the Monopoly Board  - Oxford Street, London   

   Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Regent Street, London       Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Bond Street, London     Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Park Lane, London     Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Mayfair, London

Places on the Monopoly Board  -  King's Cross Station, London     Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Marylebone Station, London      Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Fenchurch Street Station, London     Places on the Monopoly Board  -  Liverpool Street Station, London

Dec 28 2008

  • Monopoly Board                                                                              2 new pages

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London Street Scene     London Docklands  -  Street Scene     London Docklands  -  Street Scene  -  Resting

London Docklands  Reflections  -  Cranes     London Docklands  Reflections  -  Cranes and Load     London Docklands  -  Canary Wharf Station Roof 2

 

Liverpool Street Station, London     London Underground  -  'Mind the Gap'  -  Bank Station     High Speed Trains at King's Cross Station in Winter

The City of London  -  Two Policemen in Winter         The City of London  -  Two Policemen in Winter         The City of London  -  Two Policemen in Winter

London Docklands  -  Reflections of Cars         Looking down on London from an Edinburgh to London flight

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Dec 25, 2008

 

Post card portrait - 4 ladies in an 'aeroplane' - similar to a photograph from the studio of Chris Low 

North Merchiston Boys' Club     North Merchiston Boys' Club  -  Pantomime

North Merchiston School Class  -  1938-39    

Mr Bremner's class  - c.1947

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  • Edinburgh Slang  pagger                                             page updated

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  • Edinburgh Slang  Bennetts', clype, dolicker, knock, nuggets,
    Mick Jagger, quite jecko, steaming, steamboats, skelp, steelie, Woolies, wrecked                                                                             
    page updated

Dec 22, 2008

 

Looking south-east over the City from the esplanade at Chalet de la Montagne, Parc Mont-Royal, Montreal  -  Photograph taken 17 October 2003     Montreal in the Fall  -  Looking east over the City from the esplanade at Chalet de la Montagne, Parc Mont-Royal  -  Photograph taken 17 October 2003

My Photographs  -  Hong Kong  -  Adverts      My Photographs  -  Hong Kong  -  Bamboo Scaffolding     My Photographs  -  Hong Kong  -  Crossing the Road

My Photographs  -  Hong Kong  -  Evening       My Photographs  -  Hong Kong  -  Street Scene

My Photographs  -  Hong Kong  -  Star Ferry  -  'Day Star'     My Photographs  -  Hong Kong  -  View from the Peak     My Photographs  -  Hong Kong  -  Tree in the City

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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