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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

   

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What's New?

June 21-30, 2014

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Please click on the symbol on the left to follow me on Twitter and read a few messages about some of my updates to EdinPhoto web site.

 

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Map of Leith

June 30, 2014

Map of Leith, 1804  showing proposed new docks - very large map 

page updated

 

June 30, 2014

Police Boxes Moved  Comment 3, Straiton

page updated

 

June 29, 2014

Police Boxes Moved  Comment 2, Richmond Lane

page updated

June 29, 2014

James Howie Junior  Ambrotype photo, 1861

new page

June 29, 2014

Lochend Park  Recollections 8,  'Down the chute!'

new page

June 29, 2014

The Vennel  Recollections 7,  No.1 and the arch opposite

new page

 

June 28, 2014

Police Boxes Moved  Comment 1, Longstone + Shandon Crescent

page updated

 

Loco 60027, 'Merlin'  -  Photographed at at St Margaret's Depot, Summer 1964             St Margaret's Depot  -  Notice to SDhed Staff  -  Avoid Excessive Smoke

June 27, 2014

Meadowbank  St Margaret's Loco Depot, 60027 'Merlin', Summer 1964

page updated

June 27, 2014

Meadowbank  St Margaret's Loco Depot, Notice to Shed Staff

page updated

June 27, 2014

Meadowbank  Recollections 4, Smokey Brae and Railway Loco Yard

page updated

 

June 27, 2014

Castlehill  Recollections 8+9 updated, Ramsay Lane workshop

page updated

June 27, 2014

Lord & Lady Polwarth's Children's Home  Recollections 11

page updated

June 27, 2014

Southhouse School Class  Reply 7  Replacement School

page updated

June 27, 2014

Longstone School Class, 1956  Recollections 2, another name

page updated

 

The back of a Christmas Postcard, 1916, by Healey Hislop

June 26, 2014

Healey Hislop Postcard  Reply 5, Christmas 1916,  Back of card

page updated

 

June 26, 2014

Morningside  Recollections 8,  Information sought for a dissertation

page updated

June 26, 2014

Leith  Recollections 2,  Information sought for a dissertation

page updated

June 26, 2014

Pilton  Recollections 48,  Reply 1,  Dodgey

page updated

June 26, 2014

Portobello Recollections 31,  Fishing for sprats off the Prom

page updated

June 26, 2014

Edinburgh Words + Sweets    Sugarolly water    Liquorice  root

page updated

June 26, 2014

Edinburgh Place Names  Kaydae Street

page updated

June 26, 2014

James Clark School  Class of 1958, Reply 5, gathering July 2014

page updated

June 26, 2014

St Bede's Grammar School, Bradford  Reply 5, Philip Buckle

page updated

June 26, 2014

Southhouse School Class  Reply 5, houses in background

page updated

June 26, 2014

Southhouse School Class  Reply 6, pupils' names + schools

page updated

June 26, 2014

Burdiehouse Primary School  Reply 7  pupils + my brother

page updated

 

Two bottles from the lemonade works of James Dunbar Ltd., 68 Albion Road, Edinburgh             Two bottles from the lemonade works of James Dunbar Ltd., 68 Albion Road, Edinburgh

June 25, 2014

Lochend  Question 2, Reply 8, James Dunbar lemonade works

page updated

 

June 25, 2014

Lochend  Recollections 2, Reply 8, Dunbar's Lemonade Bottles

page updated

June 25, 2014

Redhall Children's Home  Reply 9, Children's Officer, 1948-68

page updated

June 25, 2014

Land of Invention  A short British Council Film about Scotland, 1941

page updated

June 25, 2014

Bus Termini  Hybrid buses and On-Board WiFi,  Routes 1, 10, 21, 100

page updated

 

June 24, 2014

SAI at Leith  Recollections 1,  SAI's Bell in 1960s

page updated

June 24, 2014

Edinburgh Sweets    Rosebuds    Tablet

page updated

June 24, 2014

Lower Viewcraig Row  Recollections 2,  Coronation Party, 1953

page updated

June 24, 2014

Granton  Recollections 29,  Return visits to Edinburgh

page updated

June 24, 2014

Lochend  Recollections 7, Aerial views of William Thyne's factory

page updated

June 24, 2014

Exhibition 'Images of Edinburgh & Leith at War' - until 27 Jun 2014

page updated

 

A Cabinet Print of the Gordon family from the studio of Charles G Bain, 124 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge, Edinburgh, 1890

June 23, 2014

Cabinet Print by Chares G Bain  The Gordon Family, 1890

page updated

 

June 23, 2014

Murrayfield  Recollections 4,  Ice Skating Rink

page updated

June 23, 2014

Portobello  Recollections 30, growing up during the 'War Years'

page updated

 

Towerbank School, Poerobello  -   Netball Team, 1948

June 22, 2014

Towerbank Netball Team  Recollections 8,  1948, Helen Isaac

page updated

 

June 21, 2014

Bus Termini  Changes for Routes 6, 9, 12, X12, 15, 15A, 20, 23, 41

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