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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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Talk given to Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  December 3, 2008

Documentary Photography

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Old Pictures

-  Old Engravings

-  Old Photos

Sorry !    The images on this page were not appearing yesterday.

I hope that the page is working well from today onwards.

Peter Stubbs:  December 5, 2008

Old Engravings

Craigmillar Castle  -  three miles to the south of the centre of Edinburgh

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Craigmillar Castle

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

A bridge over the Water of Leith at Stockbridge

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Bridge over the Water of Leith at Stockbridge

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

St Bernard's Well  -  beside the Water of Leith at Stockbridge

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  St Bernard's Well beside the Water of Leith at Stockbridge

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

St Stephen's Church  -  Stockbridge

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  St Stephen's Church

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

The Lawnmarket, looking towards St Giles Church and the Tron Kirk

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  St Giles Church and The Lawnmarket

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

St John's Church  -  West End of Princes Street

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  St John's Church at the West End of Princes Street

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

Edinburgh Old Town and North Bridge  -  from Princes Street

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Edinburgh Old Town and North Bridge from Princes Street

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

Edinburgh Old Town and Bank of Scotland  -  from Princes Street

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Edinburgh Old Town and the Bank of Scotland from Princes Street

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

Waverley Market - with North Bridge and Arthur's Seat in the background

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Waverley Market

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

Waterloo Place  -  and the National and Nelson Monuments on Calton Hill

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Waterloo Place and Calton Hill

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

Register House  -  East End of Princes Street

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Register House

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

The Theatre Royal  -  Shakespeare Square  -  site later developed as GPO

Engraing from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  The Theatre Royal

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

East End of the Bridewell and Jail Convenor's House

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand coloured  -  The Bridewell

  Copyright: For permission to reproduce, please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk

Edinburgh Castle  -  view from below Ramsay Garden, the Mound

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Edinburgh Castle from Ramsay Garden

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

The Canongate  -  looking to the west towards Holyroood

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  The Canongate

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

The Grassmarket  -  looking to the west from the foot of West Bow

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  The Grassmarket

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

Leith Harbour from the Pier

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Leith Harbour

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

Edinburgh New Town  -  from Ramsay Garden

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Edinburgh New Town from Ramsay Garden

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith

 

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Old Photos

Begbie  -  Waverley Bridge, Scott Monument, Princes Street

Princes Street and Waverley Bridge - Photograph by Begbie

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

Begbie  -  Shakespeare Theatre

Shakespeare Theatre - Photograph by Begbie

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

Begbie  -  Whitehouse Close

Whitehorse Close - Photograph by Begbie

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

Begbie  -  Holyrood Abbey and Palace -  from Calton hill

Holyrood Palace and Castle from Calton Hill - Photograph by Begbie

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

Begbie  -  Waverley Bridge, new tunnel being built

Waverley Bridge - Tunnel under construction and Edinburgh Old Town - Photograph by Begbie

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

Begbie  -  Waverley Station and Arthur's Seat

Waverley Station and Edinburgh Old Town

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

Begbie  -  Low Calton (now demolished)

Low Calton - Photograph by Begbie

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

Begbie  -  Dean Village

Dean Village - Photograph by Begbie

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

Begbie  -  Newhaven Pier

Newhaven Pier - Photograph by Begbie

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

Begbie  -  A dredger at Granton Harbour

Granton Harbour - Dredger - Photograph by Begbie

  City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries 

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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