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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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December 21-31, 2013

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Thomas Scott Purves, Manager of The Grove Bar, Edinburgh in the early-1960s

Dec 31, 2013

The Grove Bar, Edinburgh  Manager, Thomas Scott Purves            new page

 

Letter from The Ruberoid Co Ltd, 1946

Dec 31, 2013

The Ruberoid Co Ltd  Caroline Park, Granton, 1946 letter            page updated

 

The 'track lifting' train crosses Trinity Bridge, a short distance to the wesst of Trinity Station on the line to Granton Harbour, 1986

Railway line to the west of Trinity Bridge, between Trinity and Granton Stations, 1986  -  as the railway lines were being lifted             Trinity Station 1986  -  as the railway lines were being lifted

Dec 31, 2013

The Railway to Granton Harbour Lifting the track, 1986          page updated

 

A Class 37 loco and truck passes beside Waugh's Scrap Yard at West Harbour Road, Granton.  This photo was taken, looking west from West Harbour Road, beside Granton Square

Dec 31, 2013

The Railway at Waugh's Scrap Yard, Granton 1979-80    page updated

 

Leith Silver Band   -  probably on stage at Leith Town Hall in 1950s

Dec 31, 2013

Leith Silver Band  Recollections 3, on stage at Leith Town Hall    page updated

Dec 31, 2013

Edinburgh Expressions      'He couldnae play for toffee'            page updated

Dec 31, 2013

Edinburgh Quartermile  Reply 2, 'Don't like the new buildings'   page updated

 

Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens        Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens

Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens             Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens

Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens             Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens

Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens             Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens

Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens             Edinburgh's Christmas 2013  -  The Edinburgh Wheel in East Princes Street Gardens

Dec 30, 2013

Edinburgh's Christmas  'The Edinburgh Wheel',10 photos

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Dec 30, 2013

Princes Margaret Rose Hospital  Recollections 1                       new page

Dec 30, 2013

Miller & Stables, Electricians  Recollections 1                             new page

Dec 30, 2013

George Heriot's School  Recollections 7, Ma Wallace's Shop   page updated

Dec 30, 2013

Crawford's Biscuits, Leith  Recollections 4                             page updated

 

Dec 29, 2013

Gilmerton  Recollections 87, Prefab houses + Gilmerton School       page updated

Dec 29, 2013

New Year Greeting 2014  Message 6, from California                 page updated

 

Edinburgh's Christmas 2013 - Sign at the SE corner of St Andrew Square             Edinburgh's Christmas 2013 -  Star Flyer             Edinburgh's Christmas 2013 -  Star Flyer

Edinburgh's Christmas 2013 -  Star Flyer             Edinburgh's Christmas 2013 -  Star Flyer

Dec 28, 2013

Edinburgh's Christmas  'Star Flyer', St Andrew Square

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Dec 28, 2013

Growing up in Leith during World War II  Recollections 7   page updated

Dec 28, 2013

Henry Robb's Shipyard  Recollections 4                                 page updated

 

The former George Watson's Ladies College at 7 George Square - Now University of Edinburgh Psychology Dept             The former George Watson's Ladies College at 7 George Square - Now University of Edinburgh Psychology Dept

Dec 27, 2013

Former George Watson's Ladies' College  2 photos

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The Haven  -  cafe at 9 Anchorfield, on the corner of Hawthornvale

Dec 27, 2013

Cafe at Anchorfield, Leith  Artwork on  bricked-up window

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Dec 27, 2013

George Watson's Ladies College  Recollections 2                page updated

 

Ice Rink in East Princes Street Gardens  -  Christmas 2013

Ice Rink in East Princes Street Gardens  -  Christmas 2013             Ice Rink in East Princes Street Gardens  -  Christmas 2013

Dec 26, 2013

Princes Street Gardens, Ice Rink  Dec 2013  3 photos

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       Where is it?  -  Licenced Betting Office  somewhere in Edinburgh  -  late-1970s       Goldberg's store, Tollcross  -  late-1970s

Dec 26, 2013

Where was the Betting Shop  Reply 13, Agreed: High Riggs    page updated

 

Dec 26, 2013

St Cuthbert's Milk Deliveries   Reply 19. 'Whitson Mick'         page updated

Dec 26, 2013

Edinburgh's New Trams   Reply 5. Progress + New Logo        page updated

Dec 26, 2013

Edinburgh's Hogmanay  Events + Entertainment, New Year 2014  new page

 

Dec 25, 2013

Edinburgh's Christmas  Events + Entertainment, 2013              page updated

Dec 25, 2013

Edinburgh's Christmas  Update:  Free Tickets, 2013             page updated

The Dome Restaurant, 14 George Street  -  Exterior Decorated for Christmas, 2013

Dec 25, 2013

Christmas Photo of The Dome  added to home page                 page updated

 

Dec 24, 2013

John Watson's School  Recollections 3, Reply: Why closed?      new page

 

The Dome Restaurant, 14 George Street  -  Exterior Decorated for Christmas, 2013

The Dome Restaurant, 14 George Street  -  Exterior Decorated for Christmas, 2013

The Dome Restaurant, 14 George Street  -  Chandeliers, Chroistmas decorations and tables set for meals             The Dome Restaurant, 14 George Street  -  Chandeliers, Chroistmas decorations and tables set for meals

The Dome Restaurant, 14 George Street  -  Staff at work beneath the Christmas Tree

The Dome Restaurant, 14 George Street  -  Staff at work beneath the Christmas Tree              ../0_B/0_buildings_-_dome_christmas_2013_exterior_illuminations_145059.htm#photo_07  

Dec 23, 2013

The Dome, George Street  7 photos, Christmas 2013

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Dec 23, 2013

Greetings Messages  Message 5, greetings from Australia               new page

 

Dec 22, 2013

Where are the Road Works?  Reply 7, Ravelston Dykes Road      page updated

Dec 22, 2013

History of Edzell Lodge 35 Inverleith Terrace, Recollec.2, update   page updated

Dec 22, 2013

James Clark School  Class 2, c.1956-57, Another name found          page updated

Dec 22, 2013

Edinburgh Quartermile  Recollections 1, New Buildings                     page updated

Dec 22, 2013

Edinburgh Expressions        'Dinnae fash yersel'.'                                 page updated

 

Buildings  -  Jubilee Hall - formerly part of the old Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Lauriston Place, now part of the new Edinburgh Quartermile development             Buildings  -  Jubilee Hall - formerly part of the old Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Lauriston Place,             Buildings  -  Jubilee Hall - formerly part of the old Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Lauriston Place - View from across the street, looking up through a wide angle lens

Dec 21, 2013

Jubilee Hall,  Edinburgh Quartermile  3 photos, Oct/Nov 2013          new page

 

New Development at Quartermile, Edinburgh  -  on the site of the old Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Lauriston Place  -  October 2013             New Development at Quartermile, Edinburgh  -  on the site of the old Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Lauriston Place  -  October 2013

 

Dec 21, 2013

Quartermile,  New Development  2 photos, Oct 2013

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Dec 21, 2013

Fettes Row  Recollections 3 + 4, Architectural comments + photo         page updated

Dec 21, 2013

Christmas Greetings  Messages 1+2+3+4                                                       new page

Dec 21, 2013

Edinburgh Shops, interesting names  Reply 2  'Klaze'                page updated

Dec 21, 2013

Edinburgh Words        steik     yett                                                                   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