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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?

November 21-30, 2013

 

  Police Box atCanonmills on the bridge over the Water of Leith on the corner of Howard Street and Brandon Terrace  -  November 2013

Nov 30, 2013

Police Box at Canonmills  with 'Doctor Who' scarf, Nov 2013

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Nov 30, 2013

Davidson's Maims  Recollections 4, including Boys' Brigade             page updated

Nov 30, 2013

South Side  Recollections 15, including Homes and Sweets                  page updated

Nov 30, 2013

Sweets in Edinburgh   Lucky Tatties                                                        page updated

Nov 30, 2013

Edinburgh Place Names    D Mains    Muttonhole   The village
Up the town    
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Forth Bridge Photographic Competition, 2013  -  Historic Photos - 1st Place             Forth Bridge Photographic Competition, 2013  -  Contemporary Photos - 1st Place

Nov 29, 2013

Forth Bridge  Competition   Historic photo: Winner

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Forth Bridge  Competition   Contemporary photo: Winner

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Nov 29, 2013

Forth Bridge World Heritage Site Nomination + Photographic Competition  new page

 

Nov 28, 2013

Edinburgh Words      Guising                                                                            page updated

 

Nov 27, 2013

Clubs & Discos  Recollections 22, Reply 3,  Davie Sutherland              page updated

Nov 27, 2013

Edinburgh Expressions      "Plunk yersel' doon."                                   page updated

 

   The Forth Bridge and the ferry boat, Queen Margaret, on the Queensferry Passage, moored at Hawes Pier, South Queensferry.  When might this photo have been taken?The Ferry Boat, Queen Margaret at Hawes Pier, beneath the Forth Bridge - When might this photo have been taken?

Nov 26, 2013

Forth Bridge and  'Queen Margaret'   Reply 1,  Possible date      page updated

 

   Poster for Old Edinburgh Club Lecture - January 2014

Nov 26, 2013

Edinburgh  Exhibition 1886  Old Edinburgh Club Talk, 15 Jan 2014      new page

 

Nov 26, 2013

Edinburgh Exhibitions, Meetings & Lectures 2014                           new page

Nov 26, 2013

Edinburgh Dance Halls  Recollections 64, Anchor Ballroom               page updated

Nov 26, 2013

Dalry  Recollections 17, Orwell Terrace                                                                 page updated

 

Nov 25, 2013

Peter McGill  Photographer at Queensferry  Comment 4          page updated

Nov 25, 2013

Edinburgh Expressions     "ma ain"                                                            page updated

 

Nov 24, 2013

St Anthony's School  Recollections 23, Strangs                              page updated

Nov 24, 2013

Painting of Granton Castle   Recollections 1, gun emplacement     page updated

Nov 24, 2013

Oxgangs  Recollections 3 St John's Church to close 30 Dec 2013   page updated

Nov 24, 2013

Edinburgh Postcard Publishers  Who was 'RRR-E'?  Reply 4       page updated

Nov 24, 2013

Calton Road  Recollections 5, Searching for photo + details of No.57    page updated

Nov 24, 2013

Colinton  Recollections 33,  1940s                                                                       page updated

Nov 24, 2013

World War I,  The American Hut  Recollections 3,  new web site    page updated

 

The Forth Bridge and 'Forth Belle' on a cruise in the Firth of Forth from Queensferry  -  October 29, 2013             The Forth Bridge and 'Forth Belle' and the new Lifeboat Station at Hawes Pier, Queensferry  -  October 29, 2013

Nov 23, 2013

Forth Bridge + 'Forth Belle'  Oct 2013

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Nov 23, 2013

Forth Bridge +  'Forth Belle' + Lifeboat Station  Oct 2013

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Reflections of the Forth Bridge (in a car parked at Queensferry) -  October 29, 2013             Reflections of the Forth Bridge (in a car parked at Queensferry) -  October 29, 2013

Reflections of the Forth Bridge (in a car parked at Queensferry) -  October 29, 2013

Nov 23, 2013

Forth Bridge + Reflections in a car   Photo 3, Oct 2013

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Nov 23, 2013

Forth Bridge + Reflections in a car   Photo 4, Oct 2013

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Nov 23, 2013

Forth Bridge + Reflections in a car   Photo 5, Oct 2013

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Reflections of the Forth Bridge (in a car parked at Queensferry) -  October 29, 2013

Nov 23, 2013

EdinPhoto Home Page  My Monthly Photo  Oct 2013                           page updated

 

Nov 22, 2013

Edinburgh Place Names      Barbary Coast                                   page updated

Nov 22, 2013

Ross Bandstand    Recollections 5, Question: 1930s-40s                 page updated

Nov 22, 2013

Edinburgh Expressions      "pit oot"                                                            page updated

   

 

Nov 21, 2013

Hamilton Street, Leith  Recollections 12, Nos. 6, 7, 8                             page updated

Nov 21, 2013

Edinburgh Words      bareies      jeely jar      pauchel                              page updated

Nov 21, 2013

Edinburgh Place Names   The Cappi   The Net Park   The Piggery  page updated

 

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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