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Edinburgh
Themes

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Work

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Shops

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Cars

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Bus
Termini

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Festivals

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Forth
Bridges

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Street Art
& Graffti

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Leith
Docks

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Police
Boxes

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Then
& Now

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Trams

 

 

Edinburgh Photographic Society

December 3, 2014

 

Street Art

and

Graffiti

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk

 

 

Nos.19-25
Niddrie Mains Drive

One of the last buildings in Niddrie to be demolished

1.

2006

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken April 13, 2006

2.

2006

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Photograph taken November 13, 2007

3.

2006

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photograph taken November 13, 2007

4.

2007

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Photograph taken August 20, 2007

5.

2007

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Photograph taken August 26, 2007

6.

2008

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken March 7, 2008

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2008

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photograph taken March 7, 2008

Roseburn Park

The Armoury

8.

The front of the Armoury

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 10, 2012

9.

The back of the Armoury  -  Zoom-in

RThe Armory, Roseburn

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 10, 2012

Bonnington Road

Leith

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Mural on a high wall in Broughton Road, approaching Great Junction Street, Leith

Street Views  -  Street Art and Graffiti -   Mural at Bonnington Road, Leith

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  January 31, 2006

11.

Mural on a high wall in Broughton Road, approaching Great Junction Street, Leith  -  zoom-in

Street Views  -  Street Art and Graffiti -   Mural at Bonnington Road, Leith

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  January 31, 2006

North Junction Street

Close to Leith Library

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November 2014

  Mural, North Junction Street, Leith,  November 2014

  Copyright:  Street Artworks (mural),   Peter Stubbs (photo)                                                                                                                                                                                Photograph taken 20 November 2014

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November 2014  -  zoom-in

  Mural, North Junction Street, Leith,  November 2014

  Copyright:  Street Artworks (mural),   Peter Stubbs (photo)                                                                                                                                                                                Photograph taken 20 November 2014

14.

Industry in Leith  (mural) and Cavorting Sailors (sculpture)

A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artists: Street Artworks                                     Photo taken:  November 26 2005

15.

Industry in Leith  (mural) and Cavorting Sailors (sculpture)  -  converted to monochrome

A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artists:  Street Artworks + Shaeron Averbuch.   Photo taken:  November 16, 2005

News Steps
Market Street to St Giles Street

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We Become What We Watch

This graffiti did not last long before being removed!

Graffiti on a wall half way up  News Steps, leading from Market Street to St Giles Street, Edinburgh  -  December 2013

  Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken December 8, 2013

Potterow
Approved site for Graffiti
until building work began.

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Graffiti on the path beside Potterow, leading down to West College Street  -  February 2007

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 19, 2007

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Graffiti on the path beside Potterow, leading down to West College Street  -  February 2007

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 19, 2007

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Graffiti on the path beside Potterow, leading down to West College Street  -  February 2007

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 19, 2007

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Graffiti on the path beside Potterow, leading down to West College Street  -  February 2007

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 19, 2007

New Street
and round the corner into Calton Road.

A new approved site for Graffiti

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Background: Nelson Monument on Calton Hill  + Old Royal High School Building on Regent Road

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

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New Street Graffiti  -  The old Royal High School Building in Regent Road is in the background

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

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Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

24.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

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Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

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Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

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Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

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Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

 

New Street

May 2013

29.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  May 2013

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                          Photo taken:  May 2, 2013

30.

The height restriction sign is on on the pavement.  The traffic lights and no entry sign are painted.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  May 2013

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                          Photo taken:  May 2, 2013

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The height restriction sign is on on the pavement.  The traffic lights and no entry sign are painted.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  May 2013

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                          Photo taken:  May 2, 2013

 

New Street

November 2014

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Scottish Independence Referendum.  The 'No Thanks' supporter is the guy on the fire.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  - November 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                               Photo taken:  November 20, 2014

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Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  - November 2014Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  - November 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                               Photo taken:  November 20,

Market Street
Doors of the Arches painted by invited Scottish Artists

 

August 2012

34.

I thought the arches looked good painted like this, especially with no cars parked in front,
but this decoration was soon over-painted.  See photos 3 onwards, taken about 3 months later.

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken: August 30, 2012

35.

Background: Nelson Monument on Calton Hill  + Old Royal High School Building on Regent Road

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken: August 30, 2012

 

November 2012

36.

New Street, looking SE;  Jeffrey Street above, leading to the Royal Mile -  Arch doorways repainted

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken: November 3, 2012

37.

New Street, looking SE;  Jeffrey Street above, leading to the Royal Mile -  Arch doorways repainted

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken: November 3, 2012

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Photo 3  -  Arch 2

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

39.

Photo 3  -  Arch 4

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

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Photo 3  -  Arch 5                         =                       Photo 4  -  Arch 1

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

41.

Photo 4  -  Arch 2

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

42.

Photo 4  -  Arch 3

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

43.

Photo 4  -  Arch 6

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

 

 

Blackhall Path

Railway Bridge beneath Telford Road

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34Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artists:  not known                                                           Photo taken: July 17, 2006

45.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

46.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

47.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

48.

This is Photo 47, with colours adjusted using Photoshop.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

49.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  -  March 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  March 10 2012

50.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

51.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

52.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

53.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

54.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

Telford Path

Railway Bridge beneath Telford Road

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2006

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                           Photo taken: July 17, 2006

56.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

57.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

58.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

59.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - March 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  March 9 2012

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Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - March 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  March 9 2012

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Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

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Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

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Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

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Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

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Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

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Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

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