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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

 

Musical Groups

and other entertainers

 

Andy Russell Seven

    The Andy Wishart Seven at The Place in the 1960s

The Place

Andy Russell Seven

    The Andy Wishart Seven at The Place in the 1960s

The Place

Andy Russell Seven

    The Andy Wishart Seven at The Place in the 1960s

The Place

Andy Russell Seven

    The Andy Wishart Seven at The Place in the 1960s

The Place

Andy Russell Seven

    Andy Russell Seven at The Imperial Hotel, Leith Walk in the early-1960s

Imperial Hotel

Andy Russell Seven

Andy Russell Seven at The Imperial Hotel, Leith Walk in the early-1960s

Imperial Hotel

Andy Russell Seven

Andy Russell Seven at The Imperial Hotel, Leith Walk in the early-1960s

Imperial Hotel

Andy Russell Seven

'The Andy Russell Seven', dressed as' Ali Ben he Hoose and the Tauregs' for a gig in the Borders

'Andy Russell Seven' dressed as

'Ali Ben the Hoose and the Tauregs'

 

The Beachcombers

'The Beachcombers' - an Edinburgh group from the 1960s

1960s

Beachcombers Advert

'The Beachcombers' - an Edinburgh group from the 1960s

1960s

Beachcombers

 

The Blackjacks

'The Blackjacks' at The Locarno, Slateford Road, Edinburgh

The Locarno, Slateford Road

The Blackjacks

'The Blackjacks' at The Locarno, Slateford Road, Edinburgh

The Locarno, Slateford Road

The Blackjacks

 

The Black Kilts Pipe Band

from Berlin - visiting Edinburgh - 2012

James Robertson, one of the pipers from The Black Kilts Pipe Band on their visit to Edinburgh, 2012

Photo by Bob Henderson

Piper:  James Robertson

James Robertson, one of the pipers from The Black Kilts Pipe Band on their visit to Edinburgh, 2012

Photo by Bob Henderson

Piper:  James Robertson (zoom-in)

 

Buffalo Bill's Wild West

& Congress of Rough Riders of the World

Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show & Congress of Rough Riders of the World - Edinburgh, 1904  -  Cossack Dancers from Georgia (that bacame part of the former Soviet Union)

Edinburgh 1904

'Cossack' Horsemen from Georgia, now part of the Soviet Union

 

Danny Callaghan

Royal Navy and Royal Marine Club, Broughton

Danny Callaghan on stage at the Navy Club, Broughton, in the late 1980s, aged about 80.

Late 1980s

Danny aged about 80

 

The Carnaby Set

A re-grouping of 'The Jokers'

1966

The Carnaby Set

 

The Crew Cuts

The Crew Cuts  -  signed photograph of the group  -  early 1950s

early-1950s

The Crew Cuts

 

The Diplomats of Jazz

The Roaring 20s Night at Leith Dockers' Club

"The Roaring 20s Night" at Leith Dockers' Club

 

Edinburgh City Royal Garrison Artillery Band

Edinburg City Royal Garrison Artillery Band outside George Heriot's School.  When might this photo have been taken?

Date?

Heinrich Conrad Laubach's Band

 

Edinburgh Harmonica Band

Edinbburgh Harmonica Band, around 1940

Around 1940

Edinburgh Harmonica Band

 

The Embers

'The Embers'  A group from Dumbiedykes

1963

Dumbiedykes  -  'The Embers'

'The Embers'  A group from Dumbiedykes

1963

Dumbiedykes  -  'The Embers'

 

Gorgie District Pipe Band

Picture of Gorgie District Pipe Band

Front

Gorgie District Pipe Band

The back of a Picture of Gorgie District Pipe Band  -  Fund Raising

Back

Fund Raising  -  1d Ticket

 

Grassmarket Musicians

Grasssmarket Musicians

Grassmarket Musicians

 

Harry Nolan

Harry Nolan, busker in Princes Street

Harry Nolan
busker in Princes Street

 

The Hipple People

'The Hipple People'  -  a group from the 1960s

1960s

The Hipple People

 

The Images

Photograph of the group, 'Images of Edinburgh'  -  possibly 1960s 

1960s?

Photograph of the group, 'Images of Edinburgh'  -  possibly 1960s

1960s?

 

Jack Hawkins' Band

    Jack Hawkins Band on stage at The Palais de Danse, Fountainbridg, Edinburgh - 1962

1962

Palais de Danse, Fountainbridge

 

James Brown's Group

Early-1900s

James Brown is the melodeon player on the left

 

Johnny Victory

Comedian

    Terry Ferri and Johnny Victory Jun

Terry Ferri and Johnny Victory

Johnny was half of the double-act 'Tommy Hood & Johnny Victory

 

The Jokers

Johnny Kid and Frank Ferri and friend at the Gamp, Victoria Street, 1963

Johnny Kidd, Frank Ferri and friend

Frank Ferri, vocalist with 'The Jokers' has a shot on the drums bellonging to 'The Pirates'

Frank Ferri, vocalist with 'The Jokers'
has a shot on 'The Pirates' drums

The Jokers at The Good Companions, Oxgangs  -  1960a

1960s

'The Jokers' at The Good Companion

The Jokers at The Good Companions, Oxgangs  -  1960a

1960s

'The Jokers' at The Good Companion

'The Jokers' with Acker Bilk at the Haddington Corn Exchange

The Jokers and Acker Bilk
at the Haddington Corn Exchange

'The Jokers' at the Palais de Dance. Fountainbridge  -  1960s

1965

'The Jokers' at the Palais de Dance

The Jokers at The Place, Victoria Street, 1965

1965

The Jokers at The Place

'The Jokers' with Aker Bilk at the Haddington Corn Exchange

1960s

The Jokers in Leith Pageant

The Jokers pwerforming at Western General Nurses' Home, 1962

1962

The Jokers at
Western General Nurses' Home

The Jokers supporting Tammy Paton Showband at Palais de Dance, Fountainbridge, 1965

1965

The Jokers supporting Tammy Paton Showband at Palais de Dance

 

Leith Silver Band

   Leith Silver Band, beneath the statue of Queen Victoria at the Foot of Leith Walk

1951-52

At the Foot of Leith Walk

1950s

On Leith Town Hall Stage

 

The Moonrakers

Two of the Moonrakers pop group performing on stage at McGoos in the 1960s

1960s

Moonrakers

performing at Mcgoos

Edinburgh Groups in the 1960s  -  'Moonrakers' on the roof

1960s

Moonrakers

On the Roof

Edinburgh Groups in the 1960s  -  'The Moonrakers'

1960s

Moonrakers

Edinburgh Groups in the 1960s  -  'The Moonrakers'  -  Graeme (Grum) Taylor on stage at McGoos

1960s

Moonrakers

Graeme (Grum) Taylor

Edinburgh Groups in the 1960s  -  'The Moonrakers'  -  Graeme (Grum) Taylor and John Wykes on stage

1960s

Moonrakers

Graeme (Grum) Taylor
and John Wykes

 

Palais de Danse

Fountainbridge

Big Band at The Palais de Dance, Fountainbridge  -  1963

1960s

Pete Seaton Orchestra at the Palais de Dance

Tom Bollen's Band at the Palais de Danse, 1935

1935

Tom Bollen's  Band

Tom Bollen's Band and Singers at the Palais de Danse, 1935

1935

Tom Bollen's Band and Singers

The Brass Section of Tom Bollen's Band at the Palais de Danse, 1935

1935

The Brass Section of Tom Bollen's Band

Tom Bollen at the Palais de Danse, Edinburgh, surrounded by a group of 20 Dancers, 1935

1935

Trumpeter (Is this Tom Bollen?) + 20 dancers

 

Peter Seaton Orchestra

Big Band at The Palais de Dance, Fountainbridge  -  1963

1960s

Pete Seaton Orchestra at the Palais de Dance

 

Persevere Entertainers

Photograph of 'Miss Shanks  -  Persevere Entertainers, 1932'

1932

Miss Shanks - Persevere Entertainers

Miss Shanks' Persevere Entertainers, 1932  

1932

Miss Shanks' Persevere Entertainers

 

Phil & The Flintstones

Phil & the Flintstones, 1960s, at Wilkie House

Phil & the Flintstones
at Wilkie House

Phil & the Flintstones, 1960s, St Mary Street Church Hall

Phil & the Flintstones
at St Mary Street Church Hall

 

The Plastic Meringue

The Plastic Meringue  -  Edinburgh 1960s Band

1960s

The Plastic Meringue

    Plastic Meringue playing at North Berwick Open Air Pool in 1967

1967

North Berwick Open Air Pool

    Plastic Meringue playing at Casablanca in 1968

1968

At Casablanca

Plastic Meringue playing at Musselburgh Sports Ground in 1969

1969

Musselburgh Sports Ground

    John Alexander at a Plastic Meringue Reunion in 2007

2007

John Alexander at Reunion

John (Dinky) on drums and Bruce on bass at a Plastic Meringue Reunion in 2007

2007

John (Dinky) + Bruce at Reunion

 

Ray McVay and his Orchestra

Ray McVay and his Orchestra on stage at The Palais de Danse, Fountainbridg, Edinburgh - 1962

1962

Palais de Danse, Fountainbridge

 

Royal Blind Asylum

Royal Blind Asylum Brass Band Outing  -  At Kinghorn

Around Edinburgh

Outing to Kinghorn

Royal Blind Asylum Brass Band Outing to Kinghorn  -  George Lewis' father on drum and Mr Hibbard (sighted player) on side drum

Around Edinburgh

Outing to Kinghorn

Royal Blind Asylum Brass Band Outing to Kinghorn  -  Crossing the Firth of Forth on the return trip to Edinburgh with the Forth Rail Bridge in the background

Around Edinburgh

Outing to Kinghorn

Band of the Royal Blind Assylum  -  Around 1954-56

Around 1954-56

The Band

 

 

Salvation Army Band

Where is it?  Salvation Army playing probably somewhere in Edinburgh Old Town, 1964

1964

Edinburgh Old Town  -  Where?

 

Shane and The Sabres

Edinburgh Clubs and Discos  -  'Shane and The Sabres', 1961

1961

Fettesian Boys' Club, Ferry Road

 

The Slattery Family

Producing an Advert for Shredded Wheat

The Slattery Family in the Meadows, producing an advert for Shredded Wheat, around 1952

Around 1952

The Meadows

 

Sparks of Variety

The Slattery Family in the Meadows, producing an advert for Shredded Wheat, around 1952

1934-35

Entertainers

 

 

Groups in Edinburgh

Groups of Photographers

Schools

Concerts

Musical Groups

Out of School

Sports Clubs

Other Clubs

Events

Military

Workers

Hill & Adamson

1892 UK Convention

19th Century outings

20th Century outings

21st Century outings

Groups and Outings    All Pages

 

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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