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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

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Views around Dumbiedykes

Photography by

Wullie Croal

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   Arthur Street Brae

Arthur Street

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   Arthur Street  -  Final stages of demolition

Arthur Street

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   Dumbiedykes Road

Dumbiedykes Road

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   Heriot Mount and Dumbiedykes

Dumbiedykes and
Heriot Mount

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   East Adam Street

East Adam Street

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   Nicholson Street

Nicolson Street

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   Pleasance  -  Young Brothers, bakers

Pleasance

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   Pleasance  -  opposite St John's Hill

Pleasance

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   Prospect Terrce  -  Laing Grocers

Prospect Terrace

Davie Street, Dumbiedykes, around 1963

Davie Street

Forbes Street, Dumbiedykes, around 1956

Forbes Street

Photographs of the Dumbiedykes area of Edinburgh by Wullie Croal  -  mid 20th century

Holyrood Road

Heriot Mount Coronation Street Party, Dumbiedykes  -  1953

Heriot Mount

View from the back window of No 6 Heriot Mount  -  around 1950  -  Photograph by Wullie Croal

Heriot Mount

Photograph of Woodard & Son in the Pleasance, near the top of Arthur Street  -  photograph taken by Wullie Croal

Pleasance

Photographs of Dumbiedykes around 1961-63  -   Salisbury Street  -  brae

Salisbury Street

Salisbury Crags in Holyrood Park, in the mist  -  A photograph by Wullie Croal

Salisbury Crags

Salisbury Crags in Holyrood Park, in the mist  -  A photograph by Wullie Croal

View from Salisbury Crags

Heriot Mount Coronation Street Party, Dumbiedykes  -  1953

1953

Dumbiedykes - Heriot Mount
Coronation Street Party

Party in Holyrood Park beside the entrance to Heriot Mount

Children - Heriot Mount
beside Holyrood Park

Party in Holyrood Park beside the entrance to Heriot Mount

Adults - Heriot Mount
beside Holyrood Park

The Radical Road beneath Salisbury Crags  -  photograph taken by Wullie Croal

The Radical Road,
Holyrood Park

Sheep in Holyrood Park  -  photograph taken by Wullie Croal

Sheep in Holyrood Park

 

These photographs of the Dumbiedykes district of Edinburgh, taken in the 1950s-70s by Wullie Croal, have been reproduced on this web site with acknowledgement to Wullie and also to his son, Tam Croal, who provided the photos.

This is the enlarger used by Wullie and Tam Croal to print the photos above:

Enlarger

   The enlarger used to print Wullie Croal's photographs of Dumbiedykes taken in the 1950s to 1970s

 

 

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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