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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

 

EdinPhoto

What's New?

June 2017

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Instagram Logo  and  Twitter Logo

 

Instagram and Twitter:  Please see my note at the end of this page.

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I apologise to anybody who has been waiting a long time for an email reply from me.  I still have a large backlog of emails to reply to.

-  On 31 May 2017, I had 594 emails to reply to.

-  On 12 June (when I decided to cut back on my updating to the EdinPhoto site) I had 620 emails to reply to.

 

-  However, I've been working most of the time since 12 June on reducing my backlog and I'm getting through them!

 

-  I now have 322  emails to reply to  -  32 from 2015,  290 from 2013.
I'll try to reply to them all. 

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  30 June 2017

 

Jun 30 2017

Merchiston  Recollections 17, Reply 1,  Hutchison's Garage

page updated

Jun 30 2017

Colin McAndrew & Partners  Reply 5  Apprentices + cockroaches

page updated

 

Jun 29, 2017

St Patrick's School  Recollections x,  Football 1964

page updated

 

Jun 28, 2017

Further Recollections 7  St John Vianney's + The Tin School

page updated

Jun 28, 2017

Fountainbridge  Recollections 44, Reply 1,  Dr O R Labinjoh

page updated

Jun 28, 2017

The Vennel   Recollections 7,  Reply 1,  Archway + link to a map

page updated

Jun 28, 2017

Street Party 1953  Ramsay Place, Portobello,  Recollections 2

page updated

 

St Ignatius School Class, 1947

Jun 27, 2017

St Ignatius School  1947 Class   Reply 1,  more names

page updated

 

Jun 27, 2017

Edinburgh Cafes  Recollections 87,  The Grail.  36 George Street

page updated

 

Broughton School Song

Jun 26, 2017

Broughton Secondary School  Recollections 40,  School Song

page updated

 

Jun 26, 2017

Broughton Secondary School  Recollections 41,  Mae Cuthbert

page updated

Jun 26, 2017

Edinburgh Dance Bands    Recollections 4,  Iain (Clash) McLeod

page updated

 

Jean Carnie's Leith Ladies Pipe Band and coach

Jun 25, 2017

Leith Ladies' Pipe Band   Reply 1,  Danny Patterson on the left

page updated

 

Jun 25, 2017

Fountainbridge  Recollections 7, Reply 2,  Canal Accident

page updated

Jun 25, 2017

Fireplace shop   Reply 15,  No.150 Leith Walk?

page updated

Jun 25, 2017

Further Recollections 6   Marchmont: St Margaret's, Bruntsfield Ho.

page updated

 

Photograph of a street scene with tram and a sign for Belamine Bread  -  Where might this photo have been taken?

Jun 24, 2017

Street Photo  Where was it taken?  Reply 3, Great Yarmouth

page updated

 

Jun 24, 2017

EdinPhoto Lost Contacts  Another name added:  Lily Burke

page updated

Jun 24, 2017

Fireplace shop   Reply 14, Was it No.128 or No.150 Leith Walk?

page updated

 

 

A Group of ataff at the SMT Bus Garage.  Photo taken some time in the 1920s.

Jun 23, 2017

SMT Staff at Edinburgh Bus Depot, 1920s

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Jun 23, 2017

Broughton Place Church Scout Troop  Date of the photo

page updated

Jun 23, 2017

Coach Outing at Cumberland Street  Which outing was it?

page updated

 

Jun 22, 2017

Broughton Place Church Scout Troop  Names for the photo

page updated

Jun 22, 2017

Police Points Duty in Princes Street  Reply 11

page updated

Jun 22, 2017

Further Recollections 5  Calder Drive, Prefab, Wester Hailes school

page updated

Jun 22, 2017

Bingham Cycle Track  Reply 5,  Track,  Houses,  Bingham Burn

page updated

Jun 22, 2017

Saughton  Recollections 10, Reply 1, Greyhound track

page updated

 

Jun 21, 2017

Kim Traynor  A contributor to EdinPhoto web site and to Wikipedia

page updated

Jun 21, 2017

Further Recollections 4 Greendykes: Prefabs, Peffermill, Bonfires, .

page updated

 

Jun 20, 2017

Angelosanto's ice cream shop,  Recollections 13, Reply 1, updated

page updated

Jun 20, 2017

Further Recollections 3  Leith Links School, Leith Links, Leith

page updated

 

Jun 19, 2017

Edinburgh Cafes  Recollections 86, Reply 1,  Hamburger cafe

page updated

Jun 19, 2017

Further Recollections 2  Stenhouse Ave West, Family, War Years

page updated

Jun 19, 2017

Angelosanto's ice cream shop in Leith,  Recollections 13, Reply 1

page updated

 

 

Jun 16, 2017

Brown Brothers  Recollections 19  Exhibition at McDonald Church

page updated

Jun 16, 2017

Further Recollections 1  Lorne+Tynecastle Schools, Colinton Mains

page updated

 

Challenger Lodge, Boswall Road, Edinburgh  -  Group on the steps of the home at Challenger Lodge

Jun 15, 2017

Challenger Lodge  Recollections 14,  Josephine Mcgonagall

page updated

 

Jun 15, 2017

Hamburger Restaurant  137 Princes Street,  Name?

page updated

Jun 15, 2017

Normal Primary School  Recollections 3

page updated

 

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Thank You!  

Thank you to all for your encouraging replies, concerning my posting on 12 Jun about the future of the EdinPhoto web site and the reasons behind my decision.

 See:  EdinPhoto Web Site - What Next?

I'll do my best to ensure that the site remains live, even though I'm not expecting to be posting so many updates to it.

Thank you to all those below who replied up to 30 June 2017, and to many others who replied subsequently for expressing your thoughtful, encouraging and appreciative comments:

-  Eric Bower  (Learmonth, Edinburgh)

-  Simon Capaldi  (Sheriffhall, Midlothian, Scotland)

-  Allan Collier (Somerset, England)

-  Terry Cox  (Fairmilehead, Edinburgh)

-  Bob Danskin  (Kyleakin, Skye, Scotland)

-  Alex Dow (Fife, Scotland)

-  Frank Ferri  (Newhaven, Edinburgh)

-  Derick Hannant  (Leith, Edinburgh)

-  Bob Henderson  (Burdiehouse, Edinburgh)

-  Pete James  (Birmingham, West Midlands, England)

-  Lynn Jamieson (Edinburgh)

-  Marie Lally (Edinburgh)

-  Carole Mills (Adelaide South Australia, Australia)

-  Sylvia Northcott  (Penicuik, Midlothian, Scotland)

-  Fraser Parkinson (Edinburgh)  **

-  Douglas Roberts (Edinburgh)

Graham Strachan

-  Paul Sutherland (Glasgow, Scotland)

-  George Syme (Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England)

-  Connie Telfer-Smith (Norfolk Island, Australia)

-  Allan Thompson (Norfolk, England)

-  Laurie Thompson (Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire, England)

-  Rolf Whyte  (Craiglockhart, Edinburgh)

-  Kenneth Williamson, (Silverknowes, Edinburgh)

-  Ian Wood (Norway)

-  June Robertson Wood (Arroyo Grande, Central Coast, California, USA)

   ** Fraser has also been involved with several Facebook projects including:
      -   Lost Edinburgh
      -  The Spirit of Leithers
      -  Edinburgh People and Places
                  

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  15 June 2017:    UPDATED  3 July 2017

 

 

Occasional updates!  

Despite my comments below, I do intend to make occasional updates to the EdinPhoto webs site. 

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  15 June 2017

 

Jun 12, 2017

EdinPhoto Web Site - What Next?

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I've been considering the future of the Edinphoto web site.  Here are my conclusions (below).  Please click on the link below to read my reasons behind these conclusions.

-  The EdinPhoto web site will remain available on the Internet.

-  I'll now only make very occasional updates to the web site.

-  I'll try to respond to all emails that I've received this year.

-  If you sent your email earlier, please chase me if you'd like a reply.

- Thank you to all for your contributions and encouraging comments.

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  12 June 2017

 

Jun 11, 2017

My Presentations  Another date: Scottish Philatelic Society, Jan 2018

page updated

 

Jun 1, 2017

'Top 40 Pages' viewed on EdinPhoto  during May 2017

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Instagram + Twitter

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Twitter Logo

 

It's a while since I last added many of my own photos to the EdinPhoto web site. 
(It can be quite time-consuming for me to add them to the site.)

However, I've continued to add some of my photos to  Instagram and TwitterYou can see them on either of these sites, but I recommend Instagram, so try clicking on  the top symbol on the left.

Photos that I've added Instagram and Twitter since 30 May 2017 include:

-  Edinburgh:  Bank of Scotland - former Head Office

-  Edinburgh:  Dobbies Garden Centre - scarecrows

-  Edinburgh:  Edinburgh Castle - '21 gun salute'

-  Edinburgh:  Firth of Forth - Sunrise

-  Edinburgh:  Granton Harbour  Clouds

-  Edinburgh:  Newhaven Harbour  Clouds

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh: 13 June 2017

 

 

What's New?  -  All Pages

Lost Contacts

   

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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