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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?

November 1-10, 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.

 

Photograph of children at a Coronation Party held in the Backgreen at Marionville Road, 1953

Nov 10, 2014

Marionville Road  Recollections 4, Backgreen party, photo of children

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Nov 10, 2014

Marionville Road  Recollections 3, Backgreen party, 2 more names

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Nov 9, 2014

Police Boxes  Recollections 20  Sirens

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Nov 9, 2014

Duddingston  Recollections 5,  Pig Bins, Bucketmen + Southfield Farm

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Nov 9, 2014

Edinburgh Expressions   "Can ye go a bike?"

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Nov 8, 2014

Old Edinburgh Club Lecture 12 Nov 2014: 'Trams and Archaeology'

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Nov 8, 2014

Comiston  Recollections 5,  Pentland Hills Hotel

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Nov 8, 2014

Dalry  Recollections 23,  Pigs' Bins at Caledonian Place

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Nov 8, 2014

Police Boxes  Recollections 19  Sirens

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Nov 7, 2014

Portobello  Recollections 65,  Two Dance Halls +, Rosemary Peat

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Nov 7, 2014

Roseburn  Recollections 2,  Coltbridge Terr, Bonfires, Donkey, Bell's Mill

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Nov 7, 2014

Central Edinburgh Shops  Recollections 58, Parker's Store

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Nov 7, 2014

Jeannie Dean's Cottage  Recollections 16, Demolition: stones where?

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    Jack Hawkins Band on stage at The Palais de Danse, Fountainbridg, Edinburgh - 1962             Ray McVay and his Orchestra on stage at The Palais de Danse, Fountainbridg, Edinburgh - 1962

Nov 6, 2014

Dance Bands  Jack Hawkins' Band + Ray McVay's Orchestra

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Nov 6, 2014

Dance Halls  Recollections 67,  Ray McVay + Fight at Palais 1962

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Nov 6, 2014

Dance Halls  Recollections 68  Portobello Dance Halls +, Rosemary Peat

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Nov 6, 2014

Scotland Street Coal Yard  Recollections 5+6,  The Waverley Bakery

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Pubs and shops around Bristo Street

Nov 5, 2014

Parker's Store  Map (replacing the map I added yesterday) + location

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Nov 5, 2014

Edinburgh Stereoscopic Co.  Reply 8, Retail agent: Scottish views?

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Nov 5, 2014

Alex McGlashon  Photographer in Australia  1850s, Comment 2

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Railways in North Edinburgh  -  Scotland Street Coal Yard

Nov 4, 2014

Scotland Street Coal Yard  Recollections 3,  Canonmills buildings

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Nov 4, 2014

Scotland Street Coal Yard  Recollections 4,  Model Railway Exhibit

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Nov 4, 2014

Edinburgh University Student Life  Recollections 10

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Nov 4, 2014

Canonmills Primary School  Pupils around 1948 to 1950

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Nov 4, 2014

Dance Halls  Recollections 46   Reply 1,  Ray McVay Orchestra

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Nov 4, 2014

Dance Halls  Recollections 46   Reply 2,  ex-Royal Marine Musicians

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Nov 3, 2014

Edinburgh Photographic Society  Exhibition at Fine Arts Library

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Truck decorated with photos, including my photograph of highland cattle in the snow, near Crianlarich

Nov 3, 2014

Highland Cattle Photo on a Truck + on a Corgi model, Photo 5  Update

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Google Maps View of the location of Middleton Camp             Google Maps View of the location of Middleton Camp  -  with old postcards of the camp superimposed

Nov 3, 2014

The Site of Middleton Camp  Google Map Images

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Nov 3, 2014

Middleton Camp  Recollections 19  Reply 2 (update)   Reply 3   Reply 4

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Haloween  -  Two pumpkins placed on the large stone at the SE corner of The Mound Precinct - Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh Old Town and former Bank of Scotland Head Office are in the background             Haloween  -  Two pumpkins placed on the large stone at the SE corner of The Mound Precinct -  Edinburgh Old Town and former Bank of Scotland Head Office are in the background

Nov 2, 2014

Princes Street Gardens at Halloween  2 photos

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Nov 2, 2014

My Monthly Photo   October 2014

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Edinburgh Skyline and Queen Victoria seated on top of the Royal Scottish Academy at the foot of the Mound

Nov 2, 2014

Royal Scottish Academy + Queen Victoria + skyline + clouds

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Photo taken in the rain from the front seat on the upper deck of a Lothian Bus  -  Kwikfit Garage, oposite Fountain Park, Fountainbridge             Photo taken in the rain from the front seat on the upper deck of a Lothian Bus  -  Pedestrians and Traffic in the Road at Fountainbridge

Photo taken in the rain from the front seat on the upper deck of a Lothian Bus  -  Bus and Van in Princes Street            Photo taken in the rain from the front seat on the upper deck of a Lothian Bus  -  Two Buses on Route 22 in Princes Street

Photo taken in the rain from the front seat on the upper deck of a Lothian Bus  -  Citylink Coach turning from Frederick Street into Princes Street

Nov 2, 2014

Edinburgh in the Rain  Photos taken from upper deck of a bus

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10 Weightlifters at Dunedin Amateur Weightlifting Club              Derek Gillies at Dunedin Club doing the Crucifix with 56lb weights

Nov 1, 2014

Edin. Amateur Weightlifting Club  Photos 2 + 3

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Nov 1, 2014

Edinburgh Amateur Weightlifting Club  Comment 2, photos 2+3

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Nov 1, 2014

Middleton Camp Update 19, Replies 1+2, No camp buildings there now.

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Nov 1, 2014

Edinburgh Uni  Recollections 9, Theatre Photos, Early photographers

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Nov 1, 2014

'Top 40 Pages' viewed on EdinPhoto during October 2014

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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