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William Neilson

William Neilson was a professional photographer 1867-78.  

9th PSS Exhibition, Dec 1864

He exhibited eleven photographs in the 1864 PSS Exhibition

Between i865 and 1882 he gave many lectures to EPS.  Almost all were on the subject of Photography and Fine Art

He also gave a lecture at one of the EPS Popular Meetings:

-  1866  Trossachs and Neighbourhood

He also exhibited in the 1876 EPS Exhibition.  

William Neilson became EPS President 1884-85.


William Neilson


Neilson,  William

108 George Street


Neilson,  William

79 Princes Street


Neilson,  William

1 North Charlotte St



William Neilson

1881 Census

William Neilson was listed in the 1881 census as:

Retired Photographer:  aged 69

Born:  Millbank, Edinburgh

Resident:  1 North Charlotte Street, Edinburgh, with his brother, Stuart N, Writer to the Signet.

[DR Torrance]