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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

 

Trams

in

Central Edinburgh

Princes Street

Princes Street  -  Looking to the east at Waverley  -  Horse Tram

1890s

Princes Street

Princes Street  -  1917  -  Electric and Cable Cars

Electric and Cable Cars  - 1917

Princes Street

Trams and Cars near the East End of Princes Street in the 1950s

1950s

Princes Street  -  Waverley

Lookking to the east along Princes Street from the Foot of the Mound towards the Scott Monument  -  Tram 116

zoom-out

Tram 116 in Princes Street

Looking to the east along Princes Street from the Foot of the Mound towards the Scott Monument  -  Tram 116  -  zoom-in

zoom-in

Tram 116 in Princes Street

Tram in Princes Street at Waverley

when?

Waverley, Princes Street

   Trams and crowds in Princes Street.  When was this photograph taken and what was the occasion?

Trams and Crowds

when?

Tram 13 at Waverley, Princes Street  -  When?

Tram 13 at East End of Princes Street

when?

   Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Looking to the west along Princes Street at the Royal Scottish Academy

Early-1900s

Royal Scottish Academy

    Looking to the west along Princes Street from close to the National Galleries, 1931

1931

Royal Scottish Academy

Trams and other vehicles in Princes Street at the foot of the Mound

Foot of the Mound

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Looking to the west along Princes Street at the Royal Scottish Academy

Early-1900s

and Royal Scottish Academy

Register House and the cable tramway tracks from North Bridge

cable tramway track

Register House

Register House and the tramway tracks from North Bridge

cable tramway track

Register House

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Princes Street, East End 

Early-1900s

Duke of Wellington Statue

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Princes Street, East End

Around 1950

Duke of Wellington Statue

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Princes Street, West End

Early-1900s

Princes Street - West End

   Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Princes Street, West End

1935?

Princes Street - West End

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Princes Street, West End 

1920s?

Princes Street - West End

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Princes Street, West End

Around 1905?

Princes Street - West End

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -  Princes Street, West End 

1935?

Princes Street - West End

Postcard published by Sutherland  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street to the National Galleries

When?

Princes Street - National Galleries

Postcard published by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street to the National Galleries

1932

Princes Street - National Galleries

Marshall Wane & Co postcard  -  North British Railway Series  -  Princes Street from the Rutland Hotel

Early-1900s

Princes Street - West End

53 York Place  -   Matheson McLaren & Co, wholesale tea merchants

1950s?

Turning: York Place to North St Andrew Street

Tram crossing Princes Street from Hanover Street, at the foot of the Mound

Early-1950s?

Painting by Mike Jeffries

Crossing Princes Street at Foot of the Mound

 

Edinburgh's Transport

Trams in Central Edinburgh

Other Streets

Waterloo Place  -  Three trams and a Queue

Waterloo Place

Lothian Road  -  Trams pass the Usher Hall

Lothian Road

Tram on the West End Crosssover in Lothian Road

Lothian Road

Tram at the West End of Princes Street

West End

Trams and other transport at Tollcross

Tollcross

The Tram Depot  -  Tollcross

Tollcross Tram Depot

A tram passes Haymarket Station and Clock  -  1950s

Haymarket

clock and station

Haymarket - clock and station

Haymarket

clock and station

Haymarket Station

Haymarket

station

Edinburgh Cable Car  -  when and where?

Tollcross

Last trams up The Mound  -  1956

The Mound

South St Andrew Street  -  Tram heading to the south towards Princes Street

South St Andrew Street

Tram NO.104 at the top of Broughton Street

Broughton Street

Trma No.106 on a 'Zoo Extra' service in Shandick Place

Shandwick Place

 

 

 

  

 

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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