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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

  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

 

J R Russell

Edinburgh

Postcard Views

 

1.

Postcard Views

Around Edinburgh

Newhaven Streets  -  New Lane  -  A postcard by J R Russell, Edinburgh

Newhaven - New Lane

A postcard view by J R Russell, Edinburgh  -  Little France

Little France

A postcard by J R Russel of Edinburgh  -  On the Firth of Forth

Firth of Forth

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Craigmillar Castle 

Craigmillar Castle

A postcard by J R Russel of Edinburgh  -  Cramond Village

Cramond

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Roseburn House 

Roseburn House

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Water of Leith near Colinton 

Water of Leith near Colinton

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Cramond Ferry 

Cramond Ferry

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Blackford Hill 

Blackford Hill

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  The Forth Rail Bridge 

Forth Bridge

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Prince Charlie's House, Duddingston

Duddingston
Prince Charlie's House

  Postcard - JRRE (= JR Russell, Edinburgh)  -  Sisters' Quarters, 2nd Scottish General Hospital, Craigleith (now 'Western General Hospital')

2nd Scottish General Hospital
(now 'Western General Hospital')

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Arboretum Avenue, Inverleith 

Arboretum Avenue

Postcard by JRRE (J R Russell, Edinburgh) of Baberton Avenue, Juniper Green

Baberton Avenue
Juniper Green

Postcard byJ R Russell, Edinburgh  -  Floral Clock in Princes Street Gardens  -  1904

Floral Clock - 1904

   Postcard by J R Russell, Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Guknertib Village Cross Roads

Gilmerton Cross Roads

Leven Street + Teviot Street

 

2.

Postcard Views

Central Edinburgh

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Calton Jail 

Calton Jail

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Waterloo Place, looking East from the top of Leith Street

Waterloo Place

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Lauriston Place 

Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

Lauriston Place

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Two views of Edinburgh Castle 

Edinburgh Castle

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Edinburgh astle from the Grassmarket 

Edinburgh Castle

from Grassmarket

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  The home of Sir Walter Scott, 25 George Square 

25 George Square

Walter Scott's home

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  The home of Sir Walter Scott, 39 Castle Street 

39 Castle Street

Walter Scott's home

 

3.

Postcard Views

Edinburgh Parks

Postcard  -  Castle Series  -  General Post Office and Waterloo Place

Holyrood Park

St Margaret's Loch

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Royal Scottish Volunteer Review  -  1905 

Holyrood Park

Royal Scottish
Volunteer Review

1905

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Arthur's Seat in Holyrood Park 

Holyrood Park

Arthur's Seat

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Scottish National Exhibition  -  Edinburgh, 1908 

Saughton Park

Scottish National
Exhibition

1908

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Jawbone Walk, West Meadows 

West Meadows

Jawbone Walk

 

4.

Postcard Views

Edinburgh Monuments

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Black Watch Memorial, The Mound 

Black Watch Memorial
The Mound

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Royal Greys'  Memorial in West Princes Street Gardens 

Scots Greys Memorial

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Greyfriar's Bobby 

Greyfriars' Bobby

 

5.

Postcard Views

Edinburgh Churches

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Barclay Church and Glengyle Terrace 

Barclay Church and
Glengyle Terrace

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Bonnington United Free Church, Leith 

Bonnington
United Free Church
Leith

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Holy Trinity Church, Dean Bridge

Dean Bridge and
Holy Trinity Church

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  St John's Church at the West End of Princes Street 

St John's Church
Princes Street

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  St Miichael's Church, North Merchiston 

St Michael's Church
North Merchiston

 

J R Russell, Edinburgh

 JRRE:  Postcard Portraits

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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