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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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What's New?

August 11-20, 2014

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Aug  20, 2014

John Knox House  and 'HIBEES' graffiti. Comments 4 + 5

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Aug 20, 2014

Clerwood and Clermiston  Recollections 8,  'The Buttercup'

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John Knox House and Well in the Royla Mile, Edinburgh  -  A Postcard by W J Hay in the 'Knox Series'             Zoom-in to the old well in front of John Knox House in the Royla Mile, Edinburgh  - Detail from a Postcard by W J Hay in the 'Knox Series'

Aug 19, 2014

John Knox House  and 'HIBEES' graffiti  old postcard   + zoom-in

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Aug 19, 2014

John Knox House  and 'HIBEES' graffiti. Comments 1 + 2 + 3

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Aug 18, 2014

Dalry Primary School  Recollections 2, Teachers

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Aug 18, 2014

Dalry  Recollections 20, Back Green, Dalry House, Sundays,  All gone!

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Aug 18, 2014

Edinburgh Place Names  The Longie

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Aug 18, 2014

Edinburgh Words  thame

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Aug 18, 2014

Edin. Expressions  "Ye'll get mair oot o' there than wee beasties."

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Aug 17, 2014

Boat Builders + Ship Builders  Granton, Newhaven, Leith, Portobello

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Aug 17, 2014

Broughton School   Recollections 19,  The Prefects' Room

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Aug 17, 2014

Leith Street  Recollections 35,  Snooker Hall and Tailors' Shops

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Aug 17, 2014

Goldenacre  Recollections 5,  Two Paper Rounds

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Aug 17, 2014

Clermiston  Recollections 7,  Clerwood Children's Home, 1960s-70s

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Aug 16, 2014

Holyrood Industry  Reply 9, The tall chimney

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'Pan-Celtic' Flag based on the flags of 6 Celtic Nations - beneath the Forth Bridge at North Queensferry       'Pan-Celtic' Flag based on the flags of 7 Celtic Nations - taken from Wikipedia

Aug 16, 2014

Flag below the Forth Bridge  Reply 3 + 4,  'Pan-Celtic flag'

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Aug 16, 2014

Flag below the Forth Bridge  Reply 5,  2 photos + Conclusion

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Aug 16, 2014

Broughton School  Recollections  18,  Hugh MacDiarmid

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Aug 15, 2014

Craigmillar  Recollections 18, Reply 9,  Fireworks Factory, 5 photos

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Corner of a flag flying from a flagpole below the Forth Bridge at North Queensferry.  Is this corner of the flag the 'Flag of Brittany'?

 

Aug 15, 2014

Flag below the Forth Bridge  Reply 2,  Is this the Flag of Brittany?

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Aug 14, 2014

Flag below the Forth Bridge   Reply 1,  includes flag of Cornwall

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Aug 14, 2014

Old Chain Pier  Recollections 22,  licenced grocer nearby 

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Aug 14, 2014

Holyrood Industry  Reply 8,  Tall chimney is also on a painting, 1860

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Aug 13, 2014

Docks Photo - When and where?   Reply 5, GE + LBSC wagons

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Aug 13, 2014

Craigmillar  Recollections 18, Reply 9,  Fireworks Factory, RIP stone

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The Forth Bridge towering above the Houses  -  North Queensferry        Boat, Lighthouse and Forth Bridge - North Queensferry       The Forth Bridge and Albert Hotel  -  North Queensferry

The Forth Bridge and Floodlightsl  -  North Queensferry       Road to the Forth Bridge -  North Queensferry       The Forth Bridge and Flag  -  North Queensferry

The Forth Bridge and Flag  -  North Queensferry       The Forth Bridge and Lift to the top of the North Cantilever  -  North Queensferry       The Forth Bridge and Memorial to those who died building the bridge  -  North Queensferry      

Front of the Memorial to those who died building the bridge  -  North Queensferry             Back of the Memorial to those who died building the bridge  -  North Queensferry

Tour Bus and Forth Bridge  -  North Queensferry       Tour Bus, Forth Bridge and Forth Road Bridge -  North Queensferry

Cruise Liner 'Ruby Princess' moored near the Forth Bridge  -  North QUeensferry             Cruise Liner 'Ruby Princess' moored near the Forth Bridge  -  North QUeensferry

Crruise Liner, 'Black Watch' passes under the Forth Bridge on her way to dock at Rosyth       Zoom in on a photo of Crruise Liner, 'Black Watch' passing under the Forth Bridge on her way to dock at Rosyth       The tug, 'Strathdon' passes under the Forth Bridge, heading upstream, whilst the container ship 'Charon J' passes under the bridge in the opposite direction en route from Grangemouth to Rotterdam

Aug 12, 2014

The Forth Bridge from North Queensferry,  18 photos

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Aug 12, 2014

EdinPhoto Contributors  Bryan Gourlay RIP,  Aug 11, 2014

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Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing       Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing       Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing from Port Edgar

Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing       Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing      Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing       Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing       Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

Aug 11, 2014

Queensferry Crossing under construction,  9 photos

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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