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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

  

Princes Street

Looking East from

Frederick Street

 

Postcards

Postcard  -  James Patrick  -  Castle Series  -  Princes Street and Royal Institution

POST CARD

James Patrick

Postcard by Valentine  -  Princes Street, looking east  -  Cable car, cycles and pedestrians in Princes Street

POST CARD

Valentine Series

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -    Looking to the east along Princes Street with horse-drawn vehicles

POST CARD

Unidentified publisher

Postcard by an unidentified publisher  -    Looking to the east along Princes Street with a 'GR' Post Office Mail van on the northern side of the street

POST CARD

Unidentified publisher

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  coloured  -  back of red car

POST CARD

Valentine

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  coloured  -  back of green car

POST CARD

Valentine

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  sepia

POST CARD

Valentine

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  black & white

POST CARD

Valentine

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  coloured  -  back of blue car  -  with Hunting Stewart tartan surround car

POST CARD

Valentine

Valentine Postcard  -  View to the east along Princes Street, from an upper floor on Princes Street, close to its junction with Frederick Street

POST CARD

Valentine

Postcard by WR&S  -  Princes Street, looking east  -  Posted 1905

POST CARD

W R & S

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

POSTCARD

Sutherland

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

POSTCARD - 1932

Valentine

Postcard by an unidentified publisher, featuring a backdrop of Princes Street and a stuffed donkey

POSTCARD PORTRAIT - 1913

Unidentified Photographer

 

Photos

W R & S Ltd photograph from around the early 1900s  -  Princes Street looking east from the National Galleries

WR&S PHOTO - EARLY 1900s

Princes Street

 W R & S photograph from around the early 1900s  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from in front of the New Club

WR&S PHOTO - EARLY 1900s

Princes Street

Buses heading west along Princes Street  -  June 1956

PHOTOGRAPH - 1956

Thomas M McGurk

Buses in Princes Street  -  June 1956

PHOTOGRAPH - 1956

Thomas M McGurk

Elephant Procession, Princes Street, around 1952

PHOTOGRAPH - Around 1952

David Cairns

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

POSTCARD - 1932

Valentine

Princes Street looking east and Rainbow

PHOTOGRAPH - 2007

Peter Stubbs

Stereo Views

    Stereo View of Princes Street by Rotary Photo EC.  Early-1900s

When?

Rotary Photo EC

    One half of a Stereo View of Princes Street by Rotary Photo EC.  Early-1900s

When?

Rotary Photo EC

 

Postcards and Photos

A Leyland PD3 bus leaves its bus stop in Princes Street in the 1960s

OIL PAINTING

Mike Jeffries

 

Map of Princes Street and Princes Street Gardens  -  1860

 

 

Full Index

Views of Edinburgh

Princes Street views:
 Looking E         Looking W         Looking N + NE        Looking S

from Calton Hill        Preparing for the Trams        Princes Street Gardens

Other street views:
 Grassmarket         George Street          High Street        High Street closes        Leith Street
Lothian Road       North Bridge       Saint James Sq       
Waverley Bridge       More Streets

 

MAPS:  Full index

Outline Map of the British Isles MAPS: Short Index with thumbnails

 

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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