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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

 

Around Edinburgh

North Leith Cemetery

Please click on the map below to enlarge it and find the cemetery.

The other two photos below were taken near the cemetery entrance.

Map showing the location of  North Leith Cemetery at Coburg Street, Leith       Entrance to North Leith Cemetery     Notice at the Entrance to North Leith Cemetery

 

Gravestones

2005

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  John Broun, died 1744     Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  John Broun, died 1744  -  back of the gravestone

John Broun  -  d.1744

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  Unidentified gravestone     Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  Unidentified gravestone

No name  -   died when?

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  Adam ~cher, died 1747     Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  Adam ~cher, died 1747  -  back of gravestone

Adam Smith and others  -  d.1747

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  James Gray, died 1716     Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  James Gray, died 1716  -  back of gravestone

James Gray  -  d.1716

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  John Robertson, died 1714     Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  John Robertson, died 1714  -  back of gravestone

John Robertson  -  d.1714

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  John Wilson, died 1713     Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  John Wilson, died 1713  -  back of the gravestone

John Wilson  -  d.1713

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  Unidentified gravestone     Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  Unidentified gravestone

No name  -   died when?

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  No name or date of death   Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  No name or date of death  -  Back of gravestone

No name  -   died when?

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  James Home, died 1758    Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  James Home, died 1758  Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  James Home, died 1758    Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  James Home, died 1758

James Home  -  died1768

Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  three gravestones with skulls and crossbones

1. James Gray d.1716
2. John Wilson
d.1713
3
. Unidentified

Gravestones in North Leith Graveyard  -  a broken gravestone with many engraved symbols      Gravestone in North Leith Graveyard  -  including a broken gravestone with a skull

Broken Gravestones  -   died when?

 

 

Edinburgh Cemeteries and Graveyards

Around Edinburgh

 

 

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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