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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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Talk at Members' Centre of

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Edinburgh at Work

Finance

Standard Life

1 GEORGE STREET

Head Office of Standard Life Investments  -  Formerly Head Office of Standard Life Assurance Company  -  Photographed 2006

Standard Life Investments Head Office  -  1 George Street

  Peter Stubbs:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                         Photograph taken March 20, 2006,  11.17am

Standard Life  -   Pediment of 1 George Street  -     The Parable of the Wise and Foolish Virgins  -  2006

Standard Life Investments Head Office  -  1 George Street  - Wise and Foolish Virgins in stone

  Copyright: For permission to reproduce, please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken March 6, 2006

1 George Street  -  Magic Square and Five Wise Virgins

Standard Life Investments Head Office  -  1 George Street  - Sculpture in Bronze Relief  -  Foolish Virgins

1 George Street  -  Five Foolish Virgins

Standard Life Investments Head Office  -  1 George Street  - Sculpture in Bronze Relief  -  Foolish Virgins

  Copyright: for both photos:   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                      Photograph taken March  6, 2006

30 LOTHIAN ROAD

Standard Life  -   New Head Office  on the corner of Lothian Road and the Western Approach Road-  2006

Standard Life House - 30 Lothian Road, at the corner of Lothan Road and the Western Approach Road

  Peter Stubbs peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                            Photograph taken September 3, 2006

TANFIELD HOUSE
CANONMILLS

Before Standard Life moved into the Office and named it Tanfield House  -  Photographed 1987

 Tanfield House - Administraive Offices of The Standard Life Assurance Company

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photograph taken March 17, 1992

Standard Life Administration Office  -  Tanfield House following restoration  -  1993

 Tanfield House - Administraive Offices of The Standard Life Assurance Company

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Photograph taken April 7, 1993

Standard Life Administration Office  -  Tanfield House, Canonmills  -  One of three domes in the building  -  1992

 Tanfield House - Administraive Offices of The Standard Life Assurance Company

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photograph taken March 17, 1992

Standard Life Administration Office  -  Tanfield House, Canonmills   -  Window Cleaners clean one of the three domes  -  1993

Edinburgh at Work  -   Window cleaners clean one of the domes on the roof of The Standard Life Assurance Company's new administrative office at Tanfield, Edinburgh

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photograph taken 7 April 1993

Bank of Scotland

Bank of Scotland   -  Bank Notes about to be burnt  -  1992

Bank of Scotland  -   Bank Notes about to be burnt

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken on September 9, 1992

Bank of Scotland   -  Bank Notes burning

Bank of Scotland  -   Bank Notes burning

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken on September 9, 1992

Royal Bank of Scotland

Royal Bank of Scotland Office, 14 George Street  -  1993

Royal Bank of  Scotland, 14 George Street  -  1993

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Photograph taken July 23, 1993

Royal Bank of Scotland workers behind the counter  -  1993

Royal Bank of  Scotland, 14 George Street  -  1993

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Photograph taken July 23, 1993

Royal Bank of Scotland  -  1.2million in 5 notes  -  about to be burnt  -  1991

Edinburgh at Work  -  Burning old banknotes

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Photograph taken 3 July 1991

Royal Bank of Scotland  -  Burning Banknotes  -  1991

Edinburgh at Work  -  Burning old banknotes

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Photograph taken 3 July 1991

 

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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