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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?

1-10 January 2016

Best wishes for 2016  -  to all the contributors to EdinPhoto web site!

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Over the past few days, as well as adding the updates below to the EdinPhoto web site, I've also added more photos to Instagram and Twitter, including photos of:

-  Barcelona (fountains and waterfalls)

-  Barcelona (Gaudi's architecture)

-  Barcelona (graffiti and artwork)

-  Edinburgh Hogmanay

-  Leith Docks

-  Old Chain Pier

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  10 January 2016

emails

I apologise to anybody who has been waiting a long time for an email response from me.  

-  On 31 December 2015, I still had 592 emails to reply to.

-  On 9 January 2016 (after returning from a short holiday in Barcelona) I had 630 emails to reply to.

-  It's now midnight on 10 January 2015, and  I've begun to catch up again.  I now have 614 emails to reply to.

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh: 10 January 2016

 

   City Hospital Nurse Barbara and Nurses' Home  -  photo taken around 1948-52             TB Patient at the City Hospital  -  photo taken around 1948-52

   View from the City Hospital to the Pentland Hills and Prefab Houses  -  photo taken around 1948-52             The City Hospital Buildings  -  photo taken around 1948-52

Jan 10, 2016

City Hospital   Recollections 2,  Photos taken by nurses, 1948-52

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Jan 10, 2016

City Hospital   Nurse Barbara + Nurses' Home, 1948-52

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Jan 10, 2016

City Hospital   TB Patient in Bed on the Ward Balcony, 1948-52

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Jan 10, 2016

City Hospital   View to the Pentland Hills + Prefab Houses, 1948-52

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Jan 10, 2016

City Hospital   The Hospital Buildings, 1948-52

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Jan 10, 2016

Croft an Righ  Recollections 13,  Cairns Bar - then Stanton's

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Jan 10, 2016

Leith Academy  Recollections 11.  School Fees, 1953-64

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Jan 10, 2016

Wardie School  Further Recollections 1,  Home + Teachers, 1940s

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   James Gillespie's Boys' Primary School, 1956-57             James Gillespie's Boys' Primary School, 1960-62

Jan 3, 2016

James Gillespie's Boys' Junior School  1956-57

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Jan 3, 2016

James Gillespie's Boys' Junior School  1960-62

1400 size

2 pages
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   Joseph Watt in the street outside his tenement hoime at 70 St Leonard Street, around 1953.               Joseph Watt's family outside his old tenement home at 77 St Leonard Street.  Photo taken on a return visit to Edinburgh, around 990.

Jan 3, 2016

No.70 St Leonard Street'  around 1953

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Jan 3, 2016

No.70 St Leonard Street'  around 1990

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Jan 3, 2016

Stewart's Whisky Bonds  Does anybody know of any old photos?

new page

Jan 3, 2016

Canongate  Recollections 24,  Dr Ross

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Jan 3, 2016

Canongate  Recollections 25,  Fishwife in Canongate photo

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Jan 3, 2016

Swedish kit-built houses in Edinburgh  Any memories?

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Jan 3, 2016

Restalrig  Recollections 12,  Schools, Weekends, Shopping, Railways

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Jan 3, 2016

Tollcross School  Recollections 4,  Edinburgh then Australia

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Jan 3, 2016

Croft an Righ  Recollections 12, Cairns Bar + Shop + Tenements

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Jan 1, 2016

'Top 40 Pages' viewed on EdinPhoto during December 2015

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Please click on the symbol on the left to follow me on Twitter and see a few of my photos there.   My Twitter account is @PeterEdinPhoto.

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Please click on the symbol on the left to follow me on Instagram and view a few of my photos.  My Instagram account is peter_edinphoto.

UPDATE (May 2015):  I've found that adding my photos to Instagram is easier than adding them to the EdinPhoto site.  So I'm still updating EdinPhoto, but I've begun to add more of my own photos and short video clips to Instagram..

EDINBURGH
COLLECTED

Edinburgh Collected is a web site for photos and memories of Edinburgh, created by City of Edinburgh Libraries.  You may wish to contribute to it.
Read more about it here

 

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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