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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's Transport

Transport Depots

Please scroll down this page or click on one of the links below:

Edinburgh Corporation Bus and Tram Depots

Cable Car at Central Garage

Lothian Buses

SMT

 

Edinburgh Corporation Bus and Tram Depots

    Exihibition Hall at Annandale Street in the 1920s  -  Later to become Central Bus Depot

1920s

Exhibition Hall, Annandale Street
Later to become Central Bus Depot

Central Garage, Annandale Street  -  Man with a starting handle machine and buses in the background

1920s

Man with a Starting Handle Machine
at Annandale Street Depot

    Edinburgh City Car Fleet  -  Cars (Reg Nos SC .... and SF ....) at Central Garage, Annandale Street in 1920s

1920s

Edinburgh City Car Fleet
 Cars (Reg Nos SC .... and SF ....)
Annandale Street Depot

Edinburgh City Car Fleet  -  Cars (Reg Nos FS ....) at Central Garage, Annandale Street in 1920s

1920s

Edinburgh City Car Fleet
 Cars (Reg Nos FS)
Annandale Street Depot

Edinburgh Corporation Transport Bus Depot

Annandale Street Depot

Eedinburgh Corportion Transport  -  Close Up

Annandale Street Depot

Gorgie Tram Depot  -  Now the BMC Club, Westfield Street, Gorgie

Gorgie Tram Depot

A yard full of Edinburgh's buses.  Does anybody know the location or when the photograph was taken?

Gorgie Depot

Maintenance in the Bus Depot

Maintaining the buses

Bus Depot  -  Washing the bus

Washing the bus

Transport Department Workshops at Shrubhill during the strike of 1920

Shrubhill Depot  - Strike

Beds

Beds and men in Shrubhill Transport Department workshop during the strike of 1920

Shrubhill Depot - Strike

Beds and Strikers

Engine House for driving cables for Edinburgh's Cable Car system

Shrubhill  -  Engine for driving cables

The site of the old winding engine at Shrubhill depot, photographed in 2007

2007

Shrubhill  -  Site of old winding engine

No 35 - Stored for several years in a
small transport museum, Shrubhill

Edinburgh Transport Tram  -  Preserved Tram, No 35.

No 35 - Now at
National Tramway Museum, Crich

Trams in Leith Depot

Leith Depot

Washing trams at the Tram Depot

Washing the trams

Recollections of Annandale Street Depot in the 1950s

 

Cable Car

2002

Restoration at Annandale Street Bus Depot

Restoration of Cable Car 226 at Annandale Street Bus Depot

Cable Car 226

 

 Lothian Buses

2004

formerly Edinburgh Corporation Transport, then Lothian Region Transport

Lothian Buses  -  Central Depot  -  Annandale Street

Central Depot

Lothian Buses  -  Central Depot  -  Annandale Street   -  Opewn-top Bus Tour during Doors Open Day

Central Depot

Three Routemasters at Seafield Works

Seafield Works

Three Routemasters at Seafield Works

Seafield Works

Routemaster under inspecton at Seafield Works

Seafield Works

Lothian Buses - Seafield Work  -  Bus conversion from dual entrance to single entrance

Seafield Works

Albion Chassis at Seafield Works  -  Which vehicle is this for?

Seafield Works

Bus Seats in the Upholstery Department  -  Seafield Works

Seafield Works

   Lothian Buses at Central Depot, Annandale Street  -  Three Buses in the new livery, 2010

Central Depot
Three buses in new livery

 

 

 

  

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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