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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 West from

Waverley

 

Old Engraving

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  - Edinburgh Castle from Princes Street

ENGRAVING

Edinburgh Castle

 

Stereo View

Stereoscopic View by Valentine  -  Princes Street and National Galleries

STEREO CARD

Valentine

 

Photographs

1860s

Princes Street  -  Looking west along Princes Street from Waverlwy  -  c. 1860

GW Wilson

 

Postcards

Postcard published by Shurey's Publications  -  Princes Street Looking West from Waverley

Shurey's Publications

B & R Postcard  - Princes Street, looking west, with Stuart tartan

B & R Ltd postcards

B & R Postcard  - Princes Street, looking west, with Fraser tartan

POST CARD
B & R Ltd postcard

Postcard by Photochrom  -  Princes Street, looking wes

POST CARD

Photochrom

 

Photographs

1940s

Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters  -  Front Cover + Back Cover

Guide to Edinburgh Air Raid Shelters

World War II

 

Photographs

1950s

Looking west along Princes Street from the East End  -  1959

PHOTOGRAPH 1951

Edinburgh Evening News

Looking west along Princes Street from the East End  -  1959

PHOTOGRAPH 1959

Thomas M McGurk

Princes Street -  Early Sunday Morning, around 1958

PHOTOGRAPH 1959

Callaghan

 

Photographs

1960s

Photograph taken by Charles W Cushman in 1961 - Looking to the west along Princes Street from Waverley

PHOTOGRAPH 1961

Charles W Cushman

Photograph taken by Charles W Cushman in 1961 - Looking to the west along Princes Street from Waverley

PHOTOGRAPH 1961

Charles W Cushman

 

Photographs

2008

Torchlight Procession to Calton Hill  -  at Princes Street

Torchlight Procession to Calton Hill  -  December 29, 2008  -  Passing along Princes Street

Torchlight Procession to Calton Hill  -  December 29, 2008  -  Passing along Princes Street

 

2009

Preparing for the Trams

Preparing for Edinburgh's Trams  -  View of the Scott Monument and Princes Street from the junction with Waverley Bridge  -  July 2009

zoom-in

Tram Works - 1

Preparing for Edinburgh's Trams  -  View of the Scott Monument and Princes Street from the junction with Waverley Bridge  -  July 2009

zoom-in

Tram Works - 2

Preparing for Edinburgh's Trams  -  View of the Scott Monument and Princes Street from the junction with Waverley Bridge  -  July 2009

zoom-out

Tram Works - 3

Preparing for Edinburgh's Trams  -  View of the Scott Monument and Princes Street from the junction with Waverley Bridge  -  July 2009

zoom-out

Tram Works - 4

 

More Pictures

Looking West along Princes Street

 

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