Links to Other Pages

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

 

What's New?  -  All Pages

 

What's New?

May 11-20, 2010

 

The Music Club that met at St Thomas' School  -  Photo taken 1952

May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010

May 20, 2010

 

Heron on the Water of Leith at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 18, 2010

 A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010         A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010         A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010

A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010        A Buzzard chases a heron above the Water of Leith, close to the B&Q store at Warriston Road, Edinburgh - May 17 2010

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

Locomotive 60019, 'Bittern' crosses New Street as it leaves Edinburgh Waverley station on day 3 of The Coronationsteam train tour on May 19, 2010         Locomotive 60019, 'Bittern' crosses New Street as it leaves Edinburgh Waverley station on day 3 of The Coronationsteam train tour on May 19, 2010         Locomotive 60019, 'Bittern' crosses New Street as it leaves Edinburgh Waverley station on day 3 of The Coronationsteam train tour on May 19, 2010

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 18, 2010

large 2 new pages

 

A major fire destroys Bruce Peebles' transformer factory at East Pilton on April 12, 1999          A major fire destroys Bruce Peebles' transformer factory at East Pilton on April 12, 1999

May 17, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 17, 2010

large 2 new pages

Postcard  -  One o' Clock Gun at Edinburgh Castle

Postcard  used by Wm Taylor & Co, Broughton Soap Works  -  Tolbooth, Canongate, Edinburgh         The back of a Postcard  used by Wm Taylor & Co, Broughton Soap Works  -  Tolbooth, Canongate, Edinburgh

May 17, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 17, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 17, 2010

Portrait of Catherine Cunningham by Louis Saul Langfier          Portrait of Catherine Cunningham by Louis Saul Langfier

May 17, 2010

May 17, 2010

May 17, 2010

May 17, 2010

 

  A school class at Trinity Academy - either Classs 1A (1947-48) or Class 2A (1948-49)         Police from the St Leonard's District.  Photo taken some time between 1885 and 1914

Granton Middle Pier, with a family and cycle at Granton Square

May 16, 2010

May 16, 2010

May 16, 2010

  Lothian & Borders Fire Brigade Fire Rescue Team, Training on Salisbury Crags, 1998         Lothian & Borders Fire Brigade Fire Rescue Team, Training on Salisbury Crags, 1998         Lothian & Borders Fire Brigade Fire Rescue Team, Training on Salisbury Crags, 1998

May 16, 2010

May 16, 2010

May 16, 2010

  Flour Sack from Chancelot Mill

May 16, 2010

  • Chancelot Mill  flour sack                                                                    new page

 

St Ignatius School Class, around 1948         The Slattery Family in the Meadows, producing an advert for Shredded Wheat, around 1952

May 15, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 15, 2010

large 2 new pages

St Ignatius School Class, 1945         Altar Boys at Sacred Heart Church, around 1952

May 15, 2010

May 15, 2010

May 15, 2010

May 15, 2010

May 15, 2010

May 15, 2010

May 15, 2010

 

May 14, 2010

 

  A group of ladies at Royal Navy & Royal Marine Association & Club (Edinburgh), 1 Broughton Road, Edinburgh

May 13, 2010

May 13, 2010

May 13, 2010

May 13, 2010

 

Studio portrait by Peter McGill, South Queensferry, with a backdrop of the Forth Bridge

May 12, 2010

May 12, 2010

  • Colinton  Recollections 19                                                               page updated

May 12, 2010

 

Canonmills School Class - 1945         Canonmills School Class - 1949

May 11, 2010

large 2 new pages

May 11, 2010

large 2 new pages

Envelope from the studio of WJ McLeland & Sons, posted 1928

May 11, 2010

May 11, 2010

May 11, 2010

May 11, 2010

May 11, 2010

May 11, 2010

May 11, 2010

 

What's New?  -  All Pages

   

__________________

 

Links to Other Pages

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