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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

Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Recent Photos

Winter

 

Snow

January 2008

   Holyrood Park Road and the entrance to Holyrood Park at St Leonard's  -  January 2008

Holyrood Park Road
Looking towards
Holyrood Park

 Fountain near St Leonard's Park Gates  -  January 2008

Fountain near
St Leonard's Park Entrance

   Entrance to Holyrood Park at St Leonard's

Park Entrance, St Leonard's
at Holyrood Park Road

   Lodge inside Holyrood Park, close to the park entrance at St Leonard's  -  January 2008

Lodge beside
Park Entrance, St Leonard's

 Stone inside Holyrood Park, close to the park entrance at St Leonard's  -  January 2008

Stone beside
Park Entrance, St Leonard's

   Lodge inside Holyrood Park, close to the park entrance at St Leonard's  -  January 2008

Lodge beside
Park Entrance, St Leonard's

   Snowmen below the Radical Road, Holyrood Park  -  January 2008

Snowmen below
the Radical Road

 Stone inside Holyrood Park, close to the park entrance at St Leonard's  -  January 2008

Stone beside
Park Entrance, St Leonard's

   Snowmen below the Radical Road, Holyrood Park  -  January 2008

Snowmen below
the Radical Road

   Sledging in Holyrood Park neat St Leonard's Park Entrance  -  January 2008

Sledging near
St Leonard's Park Entrance

 Queen's Drive  -  Approaching St Leonard's from the west  -  January 2008

Queen's Drive
Looking east
near St Leonard's

   Looking down Queen's Drive in Holyrood Park towards Dumbiedykes  -  January 2008

Queen's Drive
Looking west
near St Leonard's

 

January 2008

   View into Holyrood Park towards Arthur's Seat from St Leonard's Bank

Arthur's Seat
from St Leonard's Bank

   Arthur's Seat from near St Leonard's Entrance to Holyrood Park

Arthur's Seat
from near St Leonard's Entrance

   Arthur's Seat and Reflection from near St Leonard's Entrance to Holyrood Park

Arthur's Seat and Reflection
from near St Leonard's Entrance

   Arthur's Seat Reflection from near St Leonard's Entrance to Holyrood Park

Arthur's Seat Reflection
from near St Leonard's Entrance

 

February 2008

  

The steps into Holyrood Park at the end of Heriot Mount.  The tenements in Heriot Mount were demolished around the 1960s.

Steps to Holyrood Park
at Heriot Mount

   The Park Keeper's Lodge, near the entrance to Holyrood Park from Dumbiedykes Road

Park Keeper's House near
Dumbiedykes Road Entrance

The Entrance to Holyrood Park from Dumbiedykes Road

Entrance from Dumbiedykes Road

 

Looking up to Viewcraig Street from the back of the flats in Dumbiedykes Road

Looking up to Viewcraig Street

 

Snow and Ice

Christmas Eve 2010

Looking north from Hunter's Bog in Holyrood Park to Hibs Stadium and the island of Inchkeith

Looking N to
Hibs Stadium
and Inchkeith

Looking NW from the Radical Road in Holyrood Park towards Edinburgh Castle.  Dumbiedykes is in the foreground.

Looking NW to
Edinburgh Castle
and Dumbiedykes

    The Radical Road in Holyrood Park passes beneath Holyrood Crags

Salisbury Crags
and The Radical Road

View from Hunter's Bog in Holyrood Park.  Walkers, one with a sledge, head towards the summit of Arthur's Seat

Looking SE
to the summit
of Arthur's Seat

Looking North from The Radical Road in Holyrood Park to Calton Hill and Canongate

Looking N to
 Calton Hill
and
Canongate

Looking North from The Radical Road in Holyrood Park to Dynamic Earth, The Scottish Parliament and The Palace of Holyrood

Looking N to
Our Dynamic Earth and
Holyrood Palace

   Looking North from The Radical Road in Holyrood Park to Dynamic Earth, The Scottish Parliament and The Palace of Holyrood

Looking N to
Our Dynamic Earth and
Holyrood Palace

Looking north from the Radical Road in Holyrood Park towards Our Dynamic Earth and The Scottish Parliament

Looking N to
Our Dynamic Earth
and
The Scottish Parliament

Looking north from the Radical Road in Holyrood Park towards Dynamic Earth and The Scottish Parliament

Looking N to
Our Dynamic Earth and
The Scottish Parliament

    Looking North from The Radical Road in Holyrood Park to Dumbiedykes

Looking N from
The Radical Road to
Dumbiedykes

 

 

Holyrood Park

Stereo Views

Engravings

Postcards

Old Photos

Wullie Croal's photos

Recent Photos  Spring. Summer, Autumn

Recent Photos  Winter

Maps and Aerial Views

 

Other Parks and Gardens

Around Edinburgh

 

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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