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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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What's New?

May 1-10, 2011

 

  Cover of a Balloon Map of the Firth of Forth, published in 1907           Balloon Map of the Firth of Forth, published in 1907

May 10, 2011

May 10, 2011

2560 size 2 new page

 

A Yacht sails past the Forth bridge, under construction         A yacht sails past the Forth Bridge, under construction

May 9, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

May 9, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

Building an arch.  Was this one of the arhes for the approach to the Forth Bridge at North Queensferry?         Building arches.  Were these arhes for the approach to the Forth Bridge at North Queensferry?

May 9, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

May 9, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

Visit of Inspector Richards and Party to the Forth Bridge  -  11 December 1889  -  Cabinet Print by Lamb      Visit of Inspector Richards and Party to the Forth Bridge  -  11 December 1889  -  Back of the cabinet print by Lamb

May 9, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

 

Invitation to the Official Opening of the Forth Bridge  -  4 March 1890

May 8, 2011

Opening of the Foth Bridge, 1890  -   Cover of the Official Programme             Opening of the Foth Bridge, 1890  -   Official Dinner Menu + Toast List

May 8, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

May 8, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

Catalogue for the Opening of the Forth Bridge  -  Portrait and Verse       Catalogue for the Opening of the Forth Bridge  -  Portrait and Verse        Catalogue for the Opening of the Forth Bridge  -  Portrait and Verse       Catalogue for the Opening of the Forth Bridge  -  List of names, possiboly of some of those who died during the construction of the bridge

May 8, 2011

May 8, 2011

May 8, 2011

May 8, 2011

The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs            The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs             The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs  -  Bossons Plaques on the window of 'Now & Then, West Crosscauseway

May 8, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

May 8, 2011

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May 8, 2011

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The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs  -  Bossons Plaque             The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs  -  Bossons Plaque

The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs  -  Bossons Plaque             The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs  -  Bossons Plaque

The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs  -  Carlton Ware Plate             The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs  -  Souvenir Plate

The Forth Bridge  -  Souvenirs  -  Souvenir Plate

May 8, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

May 8, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

May 8, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

May 8, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

 

Building the Forth Road Bridge - North Queensferry  -  1960-64             Building the Forth Road Bridge - North Queensferry  -  1960-64

May 7, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

May 7, 2011

1024 size 2 new page

Building the Forth Road Bridge - North Queensferry  -  1960-64             Building the Forth Road Bridge - North Queensferry  -  1960-64

Building the Forth Road Bridge - North Queensferry  -  1960-64         Building the Forth Road Bridge - North Queensferry  -  1960-64         Building the Forth Road Bridge - North Queensferry  -  1960-64

Building the Forth Road Bridge - North Queensferry  -  1960-64             Building the Forth Road Bridge - North Queensferry  -  1960-64

May 7, 2011

May 7, 2011

May 7, 2011

May 7, 2011

May 7, 2011

May 7, 2011

May 7, 2011

 

View looking north, from the top of the Forth Bridge  -  soon after the bridge was opened

May 6, 2011

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Queen Margaret  and other ferries at North Queensferry  -  Photo probably taken shortly before the Forth Road Bridge opened

May 6, 2011

1024 size 2 new page
 

May 6, 2011

May 6, 2011

May 6, 2011

 

Millers Wireless shop at 132 Leith Street         Millers Wireless shop at the corner of Brunswick Street and Elm Row         Millers Wireless  -  Shop owner, Mr Miller

May 5, 2011

May 5, 2011

May 5, 2011

 

May 5, 2011

May 5, 2011

May 5, 2011

May 5 2011

 

Kenneth G Williamson, contributor to EdinPhoto web site - aged 5, standing outside Southside Train Shop as a child

May 4 2011

May 4 2011

May 4 2011

 

May 3, 2011

  • Leith Festival  2010                                                                                            new page

May 3, 2011

May 3, 2011

May 3, 2011

 

May 2, 2011

May 2, 2011

May 2, 2011

May 2, 2011

May 2, 2011

May 2, 2011

  • 'Jungle City'  July 16, 2011                                                                             new page

May 2, 2011

  • Edinburgh Today  Events                                                                             new page

 

Ramage & Ferguson  -  Caulkers, 1911

May 1, 2011

Shipyard Apprentices - 1909.  Are they Henry Robb workers?

May 1, 2011

Henry Robb Platers  -  1927

May 1, 2011

  • Henry Robb  Platers, 1927                                                                          new page

Book published by Valentine & Sons  -  Telling the Time  -  Cover               Book published by Valentine & Sons  -  Telling the Time  -  Frontispiece               Book published by Valentine & Sons  -  Telling the Time  -  Verse

May 1, 2011

 

May 1, 2011

May 1, 2011

  • Leith Streets  Recollections 11                                                                page updated

May 1, 2011

  • Longstone  Recollections 12                                                                    page updated

May 1, 2011

May 1, 2011

 

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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