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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

 

Edinburgh Snack Vans

Central Edinburgh

Snack vans can be found in both industrial and tourist areas of Edinburgh.

 It will be interesting to see how these change over the years.

Please select a district, OR scroll down this page:

Bristo

Calton Hill

Castle Street

Frederick Street

Grassmarket

Leith Street

Leith Walk

Lothian Road

National Galleries

Princes Street Gardens

West End

 

Bristo

   Snack Bar at Bristo  -  Possibly photographed around 2000 ©

Coffee, Pastries, Muffins, Juice

Bristo

 

Calton Hill

Snack Bar in front of the Observatory on Calton Hill - during the Beltane Festival on 30 April 2006 ©

Drinks + Cheeseburgers

Calton Hill

Snack Bar in front of the Observatory on Calton Hill - during the Beltane Festival on 30 April 2006 ©

Cheeseburgers

Calton Hill

Snack Bar in front of the Observatory on Calton Hill - during the Beltane Festival on 30 April 2006 ©

Cheeseburgers

Calton Hill

Snack Bar on Calton Hill - during the Beltane Festival on 30 April 2006 ©

Drinks + Hamburgers

Calton Hill

Snack Bar on Calton Hill - during the Beltane Festival on 30 April 2006 ©

Drinks + Hamburgers

Calton Hill

Snack Bar on Calton Hill - during the Beltane Festival on 30 April 2006 ©

Drinks + Hamburgers

Calton Hill

A snack bar on Calton Hill, following the torchlight Procession to mark the start of Edinburgh's New Year Celebrations  -  29 December 2005 ©

Coffee + hot dogs

Calton Hill

A snack bar on Calton Hill, following the torchlight Procession to mark the start of Edinburgh's New Year Celebrations  -  29 December 2005 ©

Coffee + hot dogs

Calton Hill

 

Castle Street

Burger bar at the corner of Castle Street and Pringes Street  -  November 2005 ©

Burgers

Castle Street / Princes Street

 

Frederick Street

Hot Chestnut Stall at the corner of Frederick Street and Princes Street  -   November 2005 ©

Hot Chestnuts

Frederick St / Princes St

Hot Chestnut Stall at the corner of Frederick Street and Princes Street  -   November 2005 ©

Hot Chestnuts

Frederick St / Princes St

Hot Chestnut Stall at the corner of Frederick Street and Princes Street  -   November 2005 ©

Hot Chestnuts

Frederick St / Princes St

 

Grassmarket

Snack Van in the Grassmarket  -  'The French Connection'  -  photographed 1995 ©

French CrÍpes

Grassmarket

The North Side of the Grassmarket  -  November 2007 ©

Burgers

Grassmarket

 

Leith Street

Porridge  -  Snack bar outside St James Centre at the top of Leith Street ©

Porridge

Top of Leith Street

Porridge  -  Snack bar outside St James Centre at the top of Leith Street ©

Porridge

Top of Leith Street

Porridge  -  Snack bar outside St James Centre at the top of Leith Street ©

Porridge

Top of Leith Street

 

Leith Walk

Snack Bar in front of St Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral at the top of Leith Walk ©

Coffee, Soup, Bagels

Top of Leith Walk

Snack Bar in front of St Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral at the top of Leith Walk ©

Coffee, Soup, Bagels

Top of Leith Walk

Snack Bar in front of St Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral at the top of Leith Walk ©

Coffee, Soup, Bagels

Top of Leith Walk

 

Lothian Road

La Creperie snack van parked outside the Usher Hall in Lothian Road ©

Crepes

Outside the Usher Hall

La Creperie snack van parked outside the Usher Hall in Lothian Road ©

Crepes

Outside the Usher Hall

 

National Galleries

A snack van outside the National Galleries at the foot of the Mound  -  10 November 2005 ©

Hot Snacks + Chips

National Galleries

A snack van outside the National Galleries at the foot of the Mound  -  10 November 2005 ©

Hot Snacks + Chips

National Galleries

A snack van outside the National Galleries at the foot of the Mound  -  10 November 2005 ©

Hot Snacks + Chips

National Galleries

Ice Cream Stall outside the National Galleries at the foot of the Mound ©

Ice Cream

National Galleries

Ice Cream Stall outside the National Galleries at the foot of the Mound ©

Ice Cream

National Galleries

 

Princes Street Gardens

The Espresso Bar in East Princes Street Gardens, photographed on  misty Easter Saturday afternoon  -  26 March 2005 ©

Coffee and Candyfloss

Princes Street Gardens

The Espresso Bar in East Princes Street Gardens, photographed  July 2006 ©

Coffee and Candyfloss

Princes Street Gardens

 

West End

A Sctosman at a Burger Bar at the West End of Princes Street  -  November 2005 ©

Burgers

West End

A Sctosman at a Burger Bar at the West End of Princes Street  -  November 2005 ©

Burgers

West End

 

Edinburgh Snack Vans

More thumbnail pictures and maps

   Map showing the locations of some of the snack vans aroundl Edinburgh  -  2002 to 2006 ©    Map showing the locations of some of the snack vans in Central Edinburgh  -  2002 to 2006 ©

 

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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