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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

   

What's New?  -  All Pages

 

What's New?

Dec 1-10, 2012

 

Midnight
Dec 10, 2012

  • emails

  • Despite having sent 138 email replies over the past 10 days, my backlog of emails still to be answered is growing again.  I now have 206 replies still to be sent.

  • Thank you for your patience if you've been waiting for a reply from me. In some cases you will have been waiting for a long time, so please let me know if your message is urgent and you have not had a reply yet.

 

Poster for Old Edinburgh Club Lecture - December 2012

Dec 10, 2012

The Ferry, 'Sir William Wallace' on the Queensferry Passage in the late-1950s

Dec 10, 2012

 

Dec 10, 2012

Dec 10, 2012

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Dec 9, 2012

Dec 9, 2012

Dec 9, 2012

Dec 9, 2012

 

The Front of a Gas Meter Reading Card  -  1950s             Detail on a Gas Meter Reading Card  -  1950s

Dec 8, 2012

  • Gas Bills  1950s                                                                                                    new page

The Front of an Electric Meter Reading Card  -  1950s            Detail on an Electric Meter Reading Card  -  1950s

Dec 8, 2012

  • Electric Bills  1950s                                                                                     page updated

'It's Your Turn to Sweep and Wash the Common Stair' card  -  front of the card             'It's Your Turn to Sweep and Wash the Common Stair' card  -  bye-laws on the back of the card

Dec 8, 2012

  • Royston  Recollections 22                                                                        page updated

Dec 8, 2012

Dec 8, 2012

 

A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Front Cover          A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Title Page          A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Back Cover

Dec 7, 2012

A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Page 1        A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 2-3       A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 4-5

A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 6-7           A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 8-9          A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 10-11

 A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 12-13       A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 14-15             A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 16-17

 A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 18-19      A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Pages 20-21      A children's 'book toy' by Valentine & Sons Ltd  -  'The Story of the Motor Car'  -  Page 22

Dec 7, 2012

 

Dec 7, 2012

 

Dec 5, 2012

 

Danube Street, Stockbridge  -  December 2012             Danube Street, Stockbridge  -  December 2012

Dec 4, 2012

 

Usher Halle Programme Cover, 1933             Usher Hall Programme, 1933

Dec 3, 2012

Edinburgh Street Tramway Copany  -  Horse-drawn Tram  -  Restored 2012                   Edinburgh Street Tramway Copany  -  Horse-drawn Tram  -  Restored 2012

Edinburgh Street Tramway Copany  -  Horse-drawn Tram  -  Restored 2012         Edinburgh Street Tramway Copany  -  Horse-drawn Tram  -  Restored 2012

Dec 3, 2012

 

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Dec 2, 2012

 

Postcard by an unidentified publisher, featuring a backdrop of Princes Street and a stuffed donkey

Dec 1, 2012

    Edinburgh Cemetery in the 1950s  -  Which cemetery?

Dec 1, 2012

 

Dec 1, 2012

Dec 1, 2012

  • Royston  Recollections 21                                                                           page updated

Dec 1, 2012

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Dec 1, 2012

 

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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