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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

 

Edinburgh Waterfront

Granton Western Harbour

 

1960s

Tammy T

John Reid

 

2002

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Western Harbour  -  19 July 2002

Western Harbour

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Old Gates  -  19 August 2002

Old Gates

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  DSL Scaffolding  -  25 August 2002

DSL Scaffolding

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Barbed Wire  -  26 March 2003

Barbed Wire

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Stones  -  September 2002

Concrete and Tyres

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  End of the Road  -  Granton Harbour Western Breakwater  -  10 September 2002

End of the Road

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Giant Hogweed  -  9 September 2003

Giant Hogweed

 

2003

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Giant Hogweed in Western Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Giant Hogweed

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Giant Hogweeds in Western Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Wasteland

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Giant Hogweeds and Western Breakwater in Western Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Western Breakwater

Looking along the old railway tract to the end of Western Breakwater, Granton Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Western Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  A cyclist reaches the end of Western Breakwater, Granton Harbour  -  14 September 2003

Western Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  The end of Western Breakwater at Granton Harbour  -  Looking towards Eastern Breakwater  -  14 September 2003

End of the Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  The end of Western Breakwater at Granton Harbour  -  Looking towards Eastern Harbour  - 28 September 2003

End of the Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  View from Western Harbour towards Middle Pier  -  February 2003

Looking to Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Barbed Wire  -  Looking towards Middle Pier  -  26 March 2002

Barbed Wire

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  LH216 leaving Granton's Western Harbour with Middle Pier in the background  -  14 September 2002

LH216 + Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  LH216 leaving Granton's Western Harbour with Arthue's Seat in the background  -  14 September 2002

LH216 + Arthur's Seat

 

2004

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Work begins to prepare the land in Granton Western Harbour for developments  -  22 June 2004

Landscaping

view W from Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Work begins to prepare the land in Granton Western Harbour for developments in the background.  In the foreground is an empty  Irn Bru bottle  -  22 June 2004

Landscaping

view W  from Middle Pier.

2 gasometers: 1 Irn Bru bottle.

Looking from Granton Middle Pier across the building work at Western Harbour with the one remaining gasometer in the background - with the Irn Bru bottle still wedged into the fence.

Landscaping

view W from Middle Pier.

1 gasometers: 1 Irn Bru bottle.

Granton Western Harbour  -  Looking north-west towards Granton Western Breakwater  from near Oxcraig Street  -   30 June 2004

Landscaping

view NW from near Oxcraig Street

Granton Western Harbour  -  Looking north-east towards Granton Milldle Pier from near Oxcraig Street  -   30 June 2004

Landscaping

view NE from near Oxcraig Street

Reclaiming the land in Granton Western Harbour  -  looking to the north-west from Middle Pier  -  June 2004

Reclaiming the land

view NW from Middle Pier

Reclaiming the land in Granton Western Harbour  -  looking to the west from Middle Pier  -  June 2004

Reclaiming the land

view W from Middle Pier

Reclaiming the land in Granton Western Harbour  -  looking to the north-west from Middle Pier towards pile driving in the harbour  -  July 2004

Reclaiming the land

view NW from Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Granton Harbour Western Breakwater  -  30 June 2004

Western Breakwater

Entrance from West Harbour Road

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Loooking down over Granton Eastern Harbour towards Western Harbour where landscaping and reclamation work is underway

Landscaping Work

Looking down from Wardie

Looking to the west from the end of Granton Harbour's Estern Breakwater

Western Breakwater

seen from Eastern Breakwater

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Work begins to prepare the land in Granton's Western Harbour  -  A digger, a pile of earth and  Irn Bru bottles  -  5 August 2004

Landscaping Work

and Irn Bru bottles

  Edinburgh Waterfront  -  View from Western Harbour towards Middle Pier  -  August 2004

Looking to Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  New Construction  -  Entrance to Middle Pier  -  14 October 2004

New Construction

Entrance to Middle Pier

Iron Bru Bottle in the fence separating Middle Pier from the Western Harbour construction site

Irn Bru

Iron Bru Bottle in the fence separating Middle Pier from the Western Harbour construction site at sunset

Irn Bru + Sunset

Panormaic View of Granton Western Harbour  -  December 2004

Western Harbour -  Development work begins  -  Panorama

 

2005

  Granton Western Harbour  -  Looking north-east towards Granton Milldle Pier from near Oxcraig Street  -   30 June 2004

Development begins

   

2006

   Sailing out of Granton Harbour  -  Looking from Granton Eastern Breakwater towards Western Breakwater and the northern tip of Cramond Island  -  July 2006

Western Breakwater

still no developments here yet

 

 

Edinburgh Today

 

 

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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