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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

Edinburgh Taxi Trade

Annual Children's Outing  -  2012

Murrayfield (Edinburgh) to Musselburgh (East Lothian) for ice creams - then on
to Yellowcraigs (East Lothian) for a barbecue and entertainment on the beach

 1.

Sign on the Roof of one of the Taxis

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Sign on the Roof of a Taxi

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 2.

Decorated Taxis in the car park at Murrayfield

Murrayfield Stadium is in the background

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Decorated Taxis in the Car Park at Murrayfield

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

3.

Decorated Pink Limo

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Decorated Pink Limo in the Car Park at Murrayfield

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 4.

Decorated Taxis at Murrayfield Car Park

and one taxi driver  -  "All Aboard the Clown Mobile"

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Decorated Taxis in the Car Park at Murrayfield, and one Taxi Driver  - "All Aboard the Clown Mobile"

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 5.

Two Decorated Taxis and a Disco Bus

 Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Two Decorated Taxis and the Disco Bus

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

6.

Edinburgh's Lord Provost and 'Tank Driver'

having won an Award for his taxi decorated as a tank

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Edinburgh's Lord Provost presents an award to the Driver of a Taxi decorated as a Tank

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 7.

Taxi decorated as a Tank, setting off on the Outing

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  One of the Award Winning Taxis.  This one was decorated as a Tank

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 8.

Taxi decorated as Thomas the Tank Engine

and a bear

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Taxi decorated as Thomas the Tank Engine + Bear

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

9.

Multi-coloured Balloons on the back of a Taxi

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Multi-coloured Balloons on the back of a Taxi

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 10.

A few of the Police Motorcycle Escort

Preparing for the Procession

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Police Motorcyclists prepare for the Outing

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 11.

A few of the Police Motorcycle Escort

Ready to set off, escorting the procession

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Police Motor Cycles ready to set off at the start of the Outing

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 12.

"2012 Olympics" Taxi

The procession of taxis leaves Murrayfield with Police Motorcycle Escort

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  The Outing begins - led by the "Olympics 2012 Taxi" with Police Motorcycle Escort

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 13.

"2012 Olympics" Taxi

The Taxi departs from Murrayfield at the head of the procession

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 14.

Balloons on the back of a Taxi

In the background, there is a taxi decorated as a tank

Edinburgh Taxi Trde Children's Outing, 2012  -  Yellow Balloons on the back of one of the Taxis.  The Taxi decorated as a Tank is in the Background
Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photo taken June 12, 2012

 

Edinburgh Taxi Trade

Annual Children's Outing  -  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