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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

 

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What's New?

January 1-10, 2009

 

Jan 10, 2009

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Jan 9, 2009

  • Colloquial Place Names  Tony's                                             page updated

Jan 9, 2009

  • Edinburgh Slang   bahookie, ballup, bauchle, bauchle along, brammer, breeks, fantoosh, girn, glaur, hurl, keek, jink, keep that up your jouk, orra, oxter, sherbet dab, shoogle, sugar ollie water, tcheuchter

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A railway worker stands beside the track as a train passes heading towards a signal box.  Where is it?

St Leonard's District -  1920s     Map showing the location of one of the photos of St Loenard's district taken in the 1920s     Map showing the location of one of the photos of St Loenard's district taken in the 1920s

 

Jan 8, 2009

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Rex Launderette, Wauchope Avenue and Wauchope Crescent  -  2006     Rex Launderette, Wauchope Avenue and Wauchope Crescent  -  2006     Rex Launderette, Wauchope Avenue and Wauchope Crescent  -  2006

Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue     Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue     Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue

Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue     Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue     Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue

Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue     Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue     Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue

Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue     The site of Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Avenue and Wauchope Crescent  -  Following demolition, March 2008

Jan 7, 2009

Jan 7, 2009

Jan 7, 2009

Jan 7, 2009

  • Edinburgh Slang   batter, baw heid, braw, brew, bru, canny, canny Anny, jalouse, pee the beds, stoat, shunkie, sookie soos, stoatin, stramash, toley                                                                                                               page updated

 

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Cook's Balmoral Hotel, Portobello     The back of a postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Cook's Balmoral Hotel, Portobello

A group of six children on the 'Low Road' at Upper Viewcraig, Dumbiedykes, Edinburgh 

Jan 6, 2009

Jan 6, 2009

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Jan 5, 2009

Jan 5, 2009

Jan 5, 2009

 

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

Jan 4, 2009

 

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue     Rex Launderette at the corner of Wauchope Crescent and Wauchope Avenue

Wauchope Crescent

Jan 3, 2009

Jan 3, 2009

Jan 3, 2009

Jan 3, 2009

Jan 3, 2009

  • Wauchope Crescent, Niddrie                                                      2 new pages

 

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive     19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

Jan 2, 2009

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Jan 1, 2009

Jan 1, 2009

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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