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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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City Hospital Wards  -   now converted to housing      Rattray Grove  -  New and Old Housing on the site of the City Hospital     New housing on the northern section of Littlejohn Road, close to Greenbank Drive

Looking west along Greenbank Drive, at the entrance to the former City Hospital  -  December 2009       Looking west along Greenbank Drive, as a bus approaches, near the start of its journey to Trinity -  December 2009

One of the houses in Rattray Loan  -  December 2009       One of the houses in Rattray Loan  -  December 2009

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Poster advertising the lecture to be given on January 13, 2010  -  Gayfield House

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   Whitehouse Loan, Bruntsfield Place and Bruntsfield Links  -  Snow  -  Christmas Eve, 2009         Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Glenlockhart  -  Route 23     Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Glenlockhart  -  Route 23

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Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Greenbank  -  Route 23     Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Greenbank  -  Route 23     Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Greenbank  -  Route 23

 

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Morningside Road  -  Snow  -  Christmas Eve, 2009      Whitehouse Loan, Bruntsfield Place and Bruntsfield Links  -  Snow  -  Christmas Eve, 2009     View from the upper deck of a 23 bus heading down LauristonPlace towards Tollcross  -  Christmas Eve, 2010

View form the top deck of a No 23 bus travelling to the west along Glenlockhart Road beside the Merchants of Edinburgh Golf Course, towards the Craighouse Campus of Napier University  -  Christmas Eve, 2009     View form the top deck of a No 23 bus travelling to the west along Glenlockhart Road beside the Merchants of Edinburgh Golf Course, towards the Craighouse Campus of Napier University  -  Christmas Eve, 2009     View form the top deck of a No 23 bus travelling to the west along Greenbank Drive towards the junction with Glenlockhart Road  -   Christmas Eve, 2009

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Royal Scottish Academy  -  View from the top deck of a bus in Hanover Street, following a shower of snow        

Bedlam Theatre, Bristo Place, photofraphed from the top deck of a bus in a snowstorm on Christmas Eve, 2009         Bedlam Theatre, Bristo Place, photofraphed from the top deck of a bus in a snowstorm on Christmas Eve, 2009

Looking west towards Chapel Street and Edinburgh University Buildings  -  Snow, December 2009       Edinburgh Shops - 7 + 9 West Crosscauseway - 'Now and Then'       Looking East towards Clerk Street and Holyrood Park   -  Snow, December 2009

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Photo by D & W Prophet  -  A class at Wardie Primary School, mid-1950s     Portobello Primary School Class, 1946

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View from the steps at the NE corner of West Princes Street Gardens  -  Looking SW across the gardens towards Edinburgh Castle     View from the steps at the NE corner of West Princes Street Gardens  -  Looking SW across the gardens towards Edinburgh Castle     Allan Ramsay staue in the NE corner of West Princes Street Garden, above the site of the Floral Clock.  Edinburgh Castle is in the backgruond.

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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