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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?

January 1-10, 2014

Tweets concerning EdinPhoto Updates

If you have a Twitter account and would like to receive tweets from time to time about updates that I make to the EdinPhoto web site please follow me. 

Here is a link to my Twitter Account:  @PeterEdinPhoto

 

Pictures on the EdinPhoto web site

 

Thank you for your  replies, so far, to the question that I asked about what size of pictures you prefer to see on the EdinPhoto web site. 

There's still time to email me if you'd like to comment.  I plan to publish a summary of  replies and let you know my conclusions on Jan 11, 2014.about

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  January 7, 2013

 

Jan 10, 2014

Dalry Recollections 18,  Family History, Washington Lane                   page updated

Jan 10, 2014

Niddrie  Recollections 25, Niddrie Burn Walk,  Looking for photos        page updated

Jan 10, 2014

St Aidan's Church, Stenhouse  Reply 1, The 67th BB Group      page updated

Jan 10, 2014

Horatio Ross Family  Who is in the portrait?  Reply 6 updated        page updated

Jan 10, 2014

Gas-Powered Buses + Trams  Recollections 21 updated               page updated

Jan 10, 2014

Liberton  Recollections 20. Market Garden on the golf course                 page updated

 

Bonnington Primary School Class  -  when?

Jan 9, 2014

Bonnington Primary School Recollections 8 + Class Photo        page updated

 

A railway worker stands beside the track as a train passes heading towards a signal box.  Where is it?

Jan 9, 2014

Railway Photo  Beside the Track,  Answer 14, Shotts Golf Course   page updated

 

Jan 9, 2014

Bonnington Primary School Recollections 8 + Class Photo        page updated

Jan 9, 2014

St Leonard's -  Where?  Recollections 14,  St Leonard's Lane       page updated

Jan 9, 2014

Gas-Powered Buses  Recollections 21,  The Cramond Bus              page updated

Jan 9, 2014

Dean Primary School and Orphanage  Recollections 8             page updated

Jan 9, 2014

Pilton + Crewe Toll  Recollections 49, McLeod Motors, stock cars  page updated

Jan 9, 2014

Valentine & Sons - Books  Photographic View Albums                    page updated

 

Jan 8, 2014

St Cuthbert's Milk  Deliveries  Recollections 20, Whitson Mick   page updated

Jan 8, 2014

Edinburgh Events 2014  RNLI Photos by Nigel Millard                             new page

Jan 8, 2014

Edinburgh Events 2013  Summary of Events                                        page updated

Jan 8, 2014

Binns Department Store  Recollections 3                                                     new page

Jan 8, 2014

Patrick Thomson's Store  Recollections 11                                                 new page

 

Jan 7, 2014

South Queensferry Post Office  Comment 3,  Photo corrected   page updated

 

Maule's Department Store - Photograph probably by JCH Balmain

Jan 7, 2014

Binns Department Store  Recollections 1 + 2                                             new page

 

    , grandson of the early Scottish photographer, Horatio Ross

Jan 7, 2014

Horatio Ross Family  Who is in this portrait?  Reply 6, HG Ross?  page updated

 

Jan 7, 2014

Parker's Store  Recollections 10                                                                     page updated

Jan 7, 2014

Craigmillar  Recollections 24                                                                              page updated

 

Tribute Fountain to Catherine Sinclair - at the corner of North Charlotte Street and St Colme Street

Jan 6, 2014

Catherine Sinclair  Fountain  Comment 9,  Tribute statue            page updated

 

Jan 6, 2014

Morningside  Recollections 7, Reply 1,  Bannister attachments          age updated

 

Stereoscopic Views  -  The Waverley Series  -  The Scott Monument             Stereoscopic Views  -  The Waverley Series  -  The Scott Monument

Jan 5, 2014

Waverley Series Stereo View  The Scott Monument                         new page

Jan 5, 2014

Waverley Series Stereo View  Holyrood Palace                                new page

 

Attachments on the bannisters at a tenement building in Balcarres Street, Morningside, Edinburgh

Jan 5, 2014

Morningside  Recollections 7, Bannister attachment, What is it?      page updated

 

Photograph taken in Edinburgh, 1960  -  Where is it?

Jan 5, 2014

One Man Band  Where?  Reply 3, Riego Street, Tollcross                page updated

 

Jan 5, 2014

EdinPhoto Image Sizes  Replies 5 (updated) + 6                                page updated

 

    Barbecue Grill & Restaurant at Lauriston Place  - 1954              South Charlotte Street - The Pied Piper - Early-1960s

Jan 4, 2014

Cafes  Recollections 64,  'Barbecue' and 'Pied Piper'                           page updated

 

    Postcard  -  W J Rhind, Edinburgh  -  W F Stewart's Mission Yacht, "Albatross"

Jan 4, 2014

Mission Yacht, 'Albatross'  Reply 3 'The Blind Evangelist'           page updated

 

Jan 4, 2014

EdinPhoto Image Sizes  Reply 5, Another 'Yes' to large images    page updated

 

Jan 3, 2014

Edinburgh Quartermile  Reply 3, 'A different view                         page updated

Jan 3, 2014

35 Inverleith Terrace  Recollections 10, The Lindsay Family             page updated

Jan 3, 2014

Stockbridge  Recollections 32, Dairies + School                                        page updated

Jan 3, 2014

Early Photographic Processes, Pirim  around 1920s                        new page

Jan 3, 2014

Brown Brothers  Recollections 10, Update, Ships' wheels                   page updated

 

Postcard by W R & S  - St Giles' Tower  -  Watercolour by IMC

Jan 2, 2014

WR&S Postcard  Who was IMC who painted this St Giles picture?   page updated

 

Jan 2, 2014

EdinPhoto Image Sizes  Replies 1, 2, 3, 4                                             page updated

Jan 2, 2014

Gilmerton  Recollections 87,  Prefabs,  additional info added                  page updated

Jan 2, 2014

Prefabs  Recollections 24,  Northfield Grove                                                   page updated

Jan 2, 2014

Brown Brothers  Recollections 9, Update,  Ships' wheels                    page updated

Jan 2, 2014

Leith Silver Band  Recollections 4                                                                page updated

Jan 2, 2014

Leith Shipping  Recollections 12,  MV Ettrick                                            page updated

 

Jan 1, 2014

EdinPhoto Web Site  A few stats for the years 2002 to 2013                    new page

Jan 1, 2014

EdinPhoto Web Site   A question about image sizes                                  new page

Jan 1, 2014

Top 40 pages viewed on EdinPhoto  during December 2013         new page

 

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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