Edinburgh Shops

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium

St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

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Mr Purves in his working clothes.

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                  Photo taken:  Jan 26, 1991

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Mr Purves in his kilt

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                     Photo taken:  Mar 12, 1994

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Bill Purves and wife Sandra, inside the shop

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  Dec 20, 1994

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Counter

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                           Photo taken:  Oct 20, 1991

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Doorway

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                           Photo taken:  Dec 17, 1994,

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Window

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                    Photo taken:  Dec 20, 1994

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Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium  -  2015

Similar to Photo 1.    The lamp sign has been moved from the barrow onto the wall.

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                        Photo taken: January 17, 2015

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Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium  -  2015

This photo taken with an 8mm fisheye lens shows more of St Stephen's Street

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                    Photo taken: January 17, 2015

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Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium  -  2015

8mm fisheye lens.  Bill Purves and a customer are almost lost amongst all the brass on the in the photo.

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                    Photo taken: January 17, 2015

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Sandra Purves in the shop  -  2015

Some of these photos might make interesting jigsaws!

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                     Photo taken: January 17, 2015

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Bill and Sandra Purves in the shop  -  2015

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                      Photo taken: January 17, 2015

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Bill Purves sitting in the shop holding a lantern  -  2015

A painting of Bill can be seen on the wall in the background.- painted c1990s.

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                           Photo taken: January 17, 2015

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Bill and Sandra Purves holding a lantern brought in by a customer  -  2015

A painting of Bill can be seen on the wall in the background.  It was painted around the 1990s.

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                       Photo taken: January 17, 2015

 

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