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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.   Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Frequently Asked Questions

 

 

Edinburgh Transport

Photo Index

Aircraft

Edinburgh Aero Club   - founded 1928

Approaching Edinburgh Airport  1960a

Approaching Edinburgh Airport  2005

Approaching Edinburgh Airport  2009

Edinburgh Aero Club

Glider

RAF Display at the Meadows

Turnhouse Open Day  c1954

Army

Field Gun and army truck outside Greyfriars' Bobby's Bar for the ceremony to Greyfriars' BObby in Greyfriars' Churchyard

Gun Tractor and Gun

Balloons

Balloons at Marine Gardens, Portobello  -  July 26, 1913

Marine Gardens, Portobello

Barrow Box

Photo of a barrow box and 4 children, taken around 1933.  Where might this photo have been taken?

Where is it?

Boats

Leith Fishing Boats, including LH28  -  Where?

Forth Ports Pilots' boat leaving Granton Harbour

Boats at Newhaven Harbour

Forth Ports Pilots' Boat

Other Boats

Union Canal

Buses  [old]

Char-a-Banc at Dunsapie Loch in Holyrood Park  -  close-up

Accidents

Bus & Tram Tickets

Coach Outings

Early Buses

Edinburgh Buses  1950s

Edinburgh Buses  1960s

Edinburgh Buses  1970s to 2000

Gas-powered buses

Lathalmond Scottish Vintage Bus Museum

Lothian Buses  restored

SMT Buses:  1940s

Transport Depots

Buses  [recent]

Bus 726 with route branding for Route 44 in Princes Street  -  November 2005

Bus Depots

Bus Station - St Andrew Square

Lothian Buses - 2000-03

Lothian Buses  - 2004

Lothian Buses  - 2005

Lothian Buses  - 2006

Lothian Buses  - 2007

Lothian Buses  - 2009

Lothian Buses  - 2011

Lothian Buses  - 2012  Grotto Bus

Lothian Buses  - Adverts on Buses

Lothian Buses  - Bus Garages + Works

Lothian Buses  - Bus Termini

Lothian Buses  - Converted

Lothian Buses  - Bus Liveries

Lothian Buses  - Restored

Lothian Buses  - Tour Buses

Canal

Raft Race on the Union Canal - June 27, 2009

Raft Race

Cars

1938 SS100, as new

Robert Devlin in the driving seat of his father's Daimler

Old Car parked outsideThe St Stephen's Motor & Cycle Depot, 10 Hamilton Place, Stockbridge

Traffic Surveys at Corstorphine, 1931

Boys' Brigade

Car Dealers

Cars 1900s

Cars 1920s

Cars 1930s and motorcycle

Cars 1950s

Cars 1960s

Cars 1970s

Cars 2000s

Cars and Shops

Citroen 2CVs

Decorated Cars

'Do you Know? - Motor Cars' book

Devlin's Daimler

Edinburgh Transport Dept

Granton

Hudson Terraplane

Ingliston motor racing

John Menzies' Car + Chauffeur

Lunn's Removals

Madelvic Car Factory

Motor Shows

Old Car - what make?  Straker Squire

Showrooms and Garages

Traffic Survey Corstorphine 1931 + 2011

Caravans Caravan "'which can be towed at up to 100mph" at the Ideal Holiday Show at Waverley Market - 1959 

Holiday Shows  at Waverley Market

Cycles

Urban Downhill Cycling Event  -  Edinburgh -  October 6, 2007

Bisto Square

Cycle Speedway Tracks

Downhill Urban Cycle Race

Fell & Mathieson Plumber's Bike

Old cycles

Tricycles

Ferries

Postcard  -  Horses embarking at Granton Harbour for manoeuvres

Inchcolm Ferry

Granton Ferry

Queensferry Passage

Rosyth - Zeebrugge Ferry

Fire Engines

Fire Engine parked outside the former Ritz Cinema, Rodney Street, Canonmills

Fire Stations

Fire Engines

Recent Photos

Accessories

Horse-drawn vehicles

and

Horses

St Cuthbert's Milk Deliveries  -  January 1985

Acme Farms Dairy

Broxburn - D Drysdale, Baker

Bruntsfield? - horse + carriage

Carriage Pass for Granton Road

Coaches

Comiston Dairy

Gorgie - horse and dust cart

Funeral Procession

Horse Trams

Portobello baker

Riding of the Marches  2009

Scotmid Milk Deliveries

St Cuthbert's Fleshing Dept Cart

St Cuthbert's Grocery Cart

Hovercraft

Hovercraft approaching Portobello, during the second day of trials for the Portobello-Kirkcaldy service  -  July 17, 2007

Portobello - Kirkcaldy trials

Lorries

Vans

Bruce Peebles Transformer being delivered to Portobello Power Station, 1952

The City Cars  -  probably in the 1920s

St Cuthbert's Cooperative Association Ltd delivery van  -  Registration No SC 4860

Lunn's Removal Vans  -1920s?

Accidents

Ambulances

Austin Van

Beveridge Mobile Grocery Van

Bruce Peebles' transformers

Buttercup Dairy Co

Coal Deliveries

Duncan's Albion Van

Edinburgh Parcels Van

Edinburgh Transport Dept

Esparto Grass from Granton

Fish deliveries

Flour delivery

Granton

Grocery Deliveries

Ice Cream Vans

Heavy Loads

John H Lunn  Removal vans

Leith Pageant  1960s

Madelvic Car Factory

New Lorries

Pentland Garage

Small Vans

Snow Ploughs

St Cuthbert's Coop  delivery vans

Tizer Lorry

Tow Trucks

Questions

Motor Cycles Waverley Carnival, Wall of Death - 1958

Shows  at Waverley Market

Pedestrians

Pedestrians crossing Chambers Street heading towards the National Museum of Scotland

Pedestrians

Prams

Where is it  -  Photograph of a railway line and a pram.  Possibly Newhaven or Granton

Granton Harbour

Keddie Gardens

Railways

A North British Railways train passes through Princes Street Gardens towards Edinburgh Waverley Station

A Fish Train crosses the Forth Bridge  -  1950s

Railways - Index to pages

Railway Tickets

Railways - Central Edinburgh

Railways - North Edinburgh

Railways - South Edinburgh

Railways - SW Edinburgh

Railways - West Edinburgh

Railways - East Edinburgh

Railways - Forth Bridge

Railways - Leith

Railways - East Lothian

Railways - Midlothian

Railways - West Lothian

Railways - Around Edinburgh 1950s

Railways - 1950s - DMUs

Railways - Where is it?

Railway Accidents

Railway Equipment

Scottish Railway Stations - from 1990s

Roundabouts

Roundabout at Burntisland - Probably 1950s  -  'Shop at Binns'

Bus - Shop at Binns

Sailing

'The Skylark' at Portobello Beach

'Fair Maid' - Leith

Queen Mary 2

Sailing around Queensferry

'The Skylark' - Portobello

'The Waverley' and 'Balmoral'

Shipping

Leith Docks  -  Photograph in Edinburgh Official Guide, 1923

Boat Yards and Ship Yards

Devlin Trawlers

Forth Bridge - Cruise Liners

Forth Bridge - Queensferry Passage

Granton Ferry

Granton Harbour

Granton to London

HMS Edinburgh

Leith Docks

Leith Harbour

Leith Ship Launch  - MV Kaitoa

Steam Barge - Where was it built?

Tug - Medusa

Steam Transport

on the roads

Steam Rolle rin Edinburgh, 1960s

Steam Buses

Steam Passenger Road Transport

Steam Rollers

Traction Engines

Taxis

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

Taxi Trade Children's Outing, 2012

Trams

Princes Street  -  1917  -  Electric and Cable Cars

Old Trams (to 1956)

Cable Car 226

Decorated Trams

Illuminated Trams

Trams in Central Edinburgh

Trams around Edinburgh

Horse Tramcars

First and Last Trams

Tramway Maintenance

Tramway to Redford

Transport Depots

Trams Preserved

New Trams (from around 2013)

Tram News

Tram Posters

Trams - Princes Street preparations

Tram Testing - at night - Dec 2013

Tram Testing - Daytime - Feb-May 2014

Trams in Service - June 2014

Yachting

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

Granton Harbour

Lift-out - Oct 27, 2007

Lift-in   - Apr 5, 2008

Lift-in   - Apr 6, 2013

Other Transport

 

Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Procession  -  What are these vehicles, and when might the photo have been taken?

Edinburgh Corporation Vehicles

South Pole Sno-Cat

Post Office Vehicles

Studio Portraits

Portrait of three in a studio car.  Who was the photographer?

Post card portrait - 4 ladies in an 'aeroplane' - similar to a photograph from the studio of Chris Low 

Transport in Studio Portraits

     

Edinburgh Transport

 Maps

Photos

Types

Early

Today

 

More Transport Photos

Links to Transport Web Sites

 

Edinburgh Transport Maps and Timetables

Edinburgh Corporation Transport Department  -  Map of Tram and Bus Routes  -  1924

All Transport Maps

Railways:  from 1831

Railways: early 1900s

Trams + Buses:  1924

Trams + Buses:  1928

Trams + Buses:  1932

Roads and Railways:  1884

Saughton Exhibition: 1908

Timetables:  1960

1920 Route Map
(Edinburgh & Leith)

1950 Route Map (Edinburgh) Index +Sources

Granton History Group Web Site Links

1920 Tram Route Map (Edinburgh & Leith)

1950 Tram Route Map (Edinburgh)

 

Background Notes on Edinburgh Transport

Types of Transport

Trams

Coaches

Railways

Early Photography

Buses

Canals

Shipping

Edinburgh Today - Transport

Web site links - Transport

Recollections - Transport

 

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 photogrpahers  -  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.  Details of who owns the copyright of photographs and other mateiral on this 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.   Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Frequently Asked Questions

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