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St Columba's Hospice

Boswall Road, Trinity, Edinburgh

Overlooking the Firth of Forth

Page 8.

June 21 + 22, 2012

JCBs at Work

and

More Wet Weather

 

Photo 1

JCB and Dumper Truck at Work

in front of the old 'Challenger Lodge' building

St Coluba's Hospice  -  Excavation, June 2012

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  June 20, 2012

 

Photo 2

JCB and Dumper Truck at Work

in front of the old 'Challenger Lodge' building

St Coluba's Hospice  -  Excavation, June 2012

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  June 21, 2012

 

Photo 3

JCB and Dumper Truck at Work

Looking to the north towards the houses in Wardie House Lane and the old 'Challenger Lodge building

St Coluba's Hospice  -  Excavation, June 2012

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  June 21, 2012

 

Photo 4

JCBs at Work

Looking to the east across the site towards the large houses in Boswall Road.
The light building just visible  in front of them is the newly built St Columba's Hospice Educational Centre.

St Coluba's Hospice  -  Excavation, June 2012

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  June 21, 2012

 

Photo 5

JCB at Work

in the lower area of the site, recently excavated

St Coluba's Hospice  -  Excavation, June 2012

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  June 21, 2012

 

Photo 6

JCB at work

Laying grit in the area recently excavated then flooded by the heavy rainfall.

St Coluba's Hospice  -  Excavation, June 2012

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  June 22, 2012

 

Photo 7

JCB at work

Zoom-in on the JCB that is beginning to lay grit in the flooded, excavated area

St Coluba's Hospice  -  JCB at work

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  June 22, 2012

 

Photo 8

JCBs at work

One JCB continues to lay and spread grit in the area recently excavated then flooded by the heavy rainfall
while another JCB in the background continues to enlarge the excavated area to the east.

St Coluba's Hospice  -  Excavation, June 2012

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  June 22, 2012

 

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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