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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 21-31, 2014

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The site of Bankfield Cottages at The Wisp, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken August 2014   The site of Bankfield Cottages at The Wisp, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken August 2014 The site of Bankfield Cottages at The Wisp, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken August 2014    The site of Bankfield Cottages at The Wisp, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken August 2014

The site of Bankfield Cottages at The Wisp, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken August 2014   The site of Bankfield Cottages at The Wisp, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken August 2014   The site of Bankfield Cottages at The Wisp, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken August 2014   The site of Bankfield Cottages at The Wisp, Edinburgh  -  Photo taken August 2014

Aug  31, 2014

The Wisp  Recollections 6, Site of Bankfield Cottages, Recent photos

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Aug  31, 2014

The Wisp  Site of Bankfield Cottages, Recent photos (Large,1400 size)

new
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The Wisp  -  25 inch Ordnance Survey Map, 1914                      The Wisp  -  25 inch Ordnance Survey Map, 1932

The Wisp  -  6 inch Ordnance Survey Map, 1932             The Wisp  -  6 inch Ordnance Survey Map, 1938

Aug  29, 2014

The Wisp  Recollections 5, Maps:  1914, 1932, 1932, 1938

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new
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    Girls from one of the classes at Wardie Primary School, around 1940.  Why are there only girls in thisp hoto?

Aug  29, 2014

Wardie Primary School Class around 1940. Why all girls?

1400
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new
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    A class at Wardie Primary School, around 1945

Aug  29, 2014

Wardie Primary School Class  around 1945,  damaged

1400
size

new
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4 children in the grounds of Granton Primary School, 1955      

Aug  28, 2014

Granton Primary School  Pupils in the school grounds, 1955-56

new
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Roundabout at Burntisland - Around 1965  -  'Shop at Binns'

Aug  28, 2014

Roundabout   'Shop at Binns - Edinburgh',  Around 1965

new
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Douglas Roberts on his Tricycle in his Garden at Pilton Avenue  -  Around 1956

Aug  28, 2014

Pilton Avenue Douglas Roberts on Tricycle in his Garden, around 1956

new
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Derek Freeman at the top of the Forth Road Bridge Tower  -  Bridge under construction, 1962-63       Looking down on Port Edgar from the South Tower of the Forth Road Bridge while tha bridge was under construction in 1962-63

Aug  28, 2014

Views from Forth Road Bridge  under construction 1962-3

1400 size

2 new
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Derek Freeman and his Youngest Son at the Top of the South Tower  -  2014      Looking down on Port Edgar from the South Tower of the Forth Road Bridge while tha bridge was under construction in 1962-63

View to the SW  -  Looking down on South Queensferry from the Top of the South Tower       View to the SE  -  Looking down on Port Edgar from the Top of the South Tower

Aug  28, 2014

Views from Forth Road Bridge  50th Anniversary  2014

1400 size

2 pages
updated

 

 

Children and Staff from Gilmerton Children's Home  -  Early-1900s

Aug  27, 2014

Gilmerton  Recollections 93, Children's Home, early 1900s

1400 size

page updated + new page

 

Aug  27, 2014

Where is it?  Craigentinny Railway Depot   Reply 9

page updated

 

Aug  26, 2014

Jerome Photographic Wallet with Price List  Update 2, 1937

page updated

 

Aug  26, 2014

Edinburgh Prefab Houses  Recollections 25,  Prefabs at Redhall

page updated

Aug  26, 2014

Fountainbridge  Recollections 69,  Remember Catherine Keavney?

page updated

Aug  26, 2014

High Street  Recollections 14, New Year at The Tron, 1979

page updated

Aug  26, 2014

Stockbridge  Recollections 35, Shops in 1980s

page updated

 

Edinburgh Corporation Coach Tours Leaflet 1955-56  -  The Cover             Edinburgh Corporation Coach Tours Leaflet 1955-56  -  The Map

Aug  25, 2014

Bus Tour Leaflet:  Edinburgh 1955-56  Cover and Map

2048 size

2 new pages

 

Looking down on open-top bus in Lawnmarket, Edinburgh              

Aug  25, 2014

Bus Tours  Recollections 1,  Edinburgh  Tours,,2014 and 1955-56

new page

 

Aug  25, 2014

Boroughmuir School   Recollections 9,  around 1959-62

page updated

Aug  25, 2014

Edinburgh Shops   Recollections 57, Valvona & Crolla - Question.

page updated

Aug  25, 2014

St Leonard's  Recollections 13  Forbes Street + St Leonard's Lane

page updated

Aug  25, 2014

Dalry Primary School Class Photo  c.1957-58  Recollections 2

page updated

 

   LRT Coach Tours  -  Winter 1991-92  

Aug  24, 2014

Coach Outings from Edinburgh  Recollections 1,  LRT: Scotland

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    Darroch School Class  -  1920s 

Aug  24, 2014

School Photo  c.1920   Reply 1, North Merchiston (not Darroch) school

page updated

 

    A class at Tollcross Primary School, probably around 1916-18

Aug  24, 2014

School Photo, 1916-18?   Reply 1, Darroch (not Tollcross) school

page updated

 

Aug  24, 2014

Corstorphine  Recollections 36, Memories of working as a plumber

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Aug  24, 2014

Duddingston  Recollections 3, Living and working at Duddingston Mill

page updated

Aug  24, 2014

Broughton School  Recollections 20, Subjects and Teachers

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

Aug  23, 2014

John Knox House and Old Well

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Aug  23, 2014

Old Well in front of John Knox House  Graffiti

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Aug  23, 2014

John Knox House  Comments 6,  Graffiti on the old well6

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Aug  23, 2014

Sick Children's Hospital  Reply 1,  No Air Raid Shelters 

page updated

Aug  23, 2014

Morningside  Recollections 7, Reply 8,  Bannister attachments

page updated

 

  

Aug  22, 2014

Bedford Street Photo  Recollections 3,  confirmed:  Bedford Street

page updated

 

Aug  22, 2014

Gilmerton  Recollections 92,  The Minister was Rev. Skinner

page updated

Aug  22, 2014

Abbeyhill School  Recollections 10, Norwegians Lessons + Question

page updated

Aug  22, 2014

The Wisp  Recollections 4, Bankfield Cottages on 1893 OS map

page updated

 

Aug  21, 2014

Corstorphine  Recollections 35, 'Ma Smith's Dancing'

page updated

Aug  21, 2014

Dalry  Recollections 21, Waste Ground, Cars, School and Comics

page updated

Aug  21, 2014

Portobello  from 1950s  Recollections 61, 'The Skylark'

page updated

Aug  21, 2014

The Wisp  Recollections 1+2, Bankfield Cottages:. request for photos

new page

Aug  21, 2014

The Wisp  Recollections 3, 'The Huts' on Lady Wauchope's estate

page updated

Aug  21, 2014

Edinburgh Place Names   'The Huts'    The Garricks    'Caley'

page updated

 

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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