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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

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Edinburgh Photographic Society

Survey Section

Survey of Edinburgh & District Ward XIV, George Square

The photos below are taken from two albums compiled by the EPS Survey Section around 1914.  These albums are now held by RCAHMS who have begun to add images from the albums to their Canmore web site.

 

Drawings

    EPS Survey Section drawing - West Crosscauseway  -  Drawing of Foot of West Port, signed JW Small, '75

Small  -  1875

Foot of West Port

Photographs

EPS Survey Section photograph  -  Greyfriars Churchyard and  Tollbooth St John's Church  -  DO Hill, 1843-45

DO Hill  -  1843-45

Greyfriars Churchyard and
Tollbooth St John's Church

EPS Survey Section photograph  -  Ruins of Greyfriars Church, following the fire of 1845  -  DO Hill, 1845-47

DO Hill  -  1845-47

Greyfriars Church Ruins - 1

EPS Survey Section photograph  -  Ruins of Greyfriars Church, following the fire of 1845  -  DO Hill, 1845-47

DO Hill  -  1845-47

Greyfriars Church Ruins - 2

EPS Survey Section photograph - Bristo Stree, part of the McEwan Hall, and buildings demolished 1897 -  by AH Baird, 1897

AH Baird  -  1897

McEwan Hall
and
Bristo Street

EPS Survey Section photograph - West Crosscauseway  -  Photo from a glass slide, around 1900

[from glass slide]  -  c.1900

West Crosscauseway

EPS Survey Section photograph - Candlemaker Row, Doorway 36  -  George Dykes, 1903

George Dykes  -  1903

36 Candlemaker Row

EPS Survey Section photograph - West Crosscauseway  -  AH Baird, 1904

AH Baird  -  1904

West Crosscauseway

EPS Survey Section photograph - Old Cattle Market, Lauriston Place  -  J Drummond Shiels, 1907

J Drummond Shiels  -  1907

Old Cattle Market
Lauriston Place

EPS Survey Section photograph - Summerhall  -  AH Baird, 1911

AH Baird  -  1911

Summerhall

EPS Survey Section photograph - Buccleuch Street  -  JF Duthie, 1912

JF Duthie  -  1912

Buccleuch Street

EPS Survey Section photograph - Gifford Park, South Side - JC McKechnie, 1912

JC Mckechnie  -  1912

Gifford Park

EPS Survey Section photograph - Gifford Park  -  JC Mckechnie, 1912

JC Mckechnie  -  1912

Gifford Park

EPS Survey Section photograph - Greyfriars Churchyard - Gravestone/Monument against the SE Wall  -  JC Mckechnie, 1912

JC Mckechnie  -  1912

Greyfriars Churchyard
Gravestone/Monument
against SE wall

EPS Survey Section photograph - Greyfriars Churchyard, East Division  -  JC Mckechnie, 1912

JC Mckechnie  -  1912

Greyfriars Churchyard
East Division

EPS Survey Section photograph - Greyfriars Church  -  JC Mckechnie, 1912

JC Mckechnie  -  1912

Greyfriars Church

EPS Survey Section photograph - Greyfriars Churchyard and Lodge  -  JC Mckechnie, 1912

JC Mckechnie  -  1912

Greyfriars Churchyard
and Lodge

EPS Survey Section photograph - Greyfriars Churchyard Lodge  -  JC Mckechnie, 1912

JC Mckechnie  -  1912

Greyfriars Churchyard Lodge

EPS Survey Section photograph - Hope Park Free Church and stables beside the Church  -  JR Hamilton, 1912

JR Hamilton  -  1912

Hope Park Free Church
and Stables beside the church

EPS Survey Section photograph - Candlemaker Row and George IV Bridge  -  by JR Hamilton, 1913

JR Hamilton  -  1913

Candlemaker Row
and George IV Bridge

EPS Survey Section photograph - Looking down Candlemaker Row  -  by JC McKechnie, 1913

JC Mckechnie  -  1913
Candlemaker Row

EPS Survey Section photograph - Greyfriar's Bobby and Candlemaker Row  -  by JC McKechnie, 1913

JC Mckechnie  -  1913

Greyfriar's Bobby
and Candlemaker Row

EPS Survey Section photograph - Grassmarket, Heriot Bridge  -  J McKechnie, 1913

JC Mckechnie  -  1913

Heriot Bridge, Grassmarket

EPS Survey Section photograph - Brougham Plce, Mason's Pillars at The Meadows  -  R Berry, 1914

R Berry  -  1914

Brougham Place

EPS Survey Section photograph -  Old Buccleuch Parish Schoool  -  by JC McKechnie, 1914

JC Mckechnie  -  1914

Old Buccleuch
Parish School

EPS Survey Section photograph - Entrance to Greyfriars Church  -  JR Hamilton, 1914

JR Hamilton  -  1914

Entrance to
Greyfriar's Church

EPS Survey Section photograph - Hope Park Terrace  -  JR Hamilton, 1914

JR Hamilton  -  1914

Hope Park Terrace

EPS Survey Section photograph - Lochrin Basin  -  Photographer not known, 1914

Photographer?  -  1914

Lochrin Basin
Union Canal

EPS Survey Section photograph - Marshall Street  -  J McKechnie, 1914

JR Hamilton  -  1914

Marshall Street

EPS Survey Section photograph - The Vennel and two school boys  -  Photographer not known, 1914

Photographer?  -  1914

The Vennel

EPS Survey Section photograph - West Crosscauseway  -  JR Hamilton, 1914

JR Hamilton  -  1914

West Crosscauseway

 

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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