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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

 

 

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Tonight

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Exhibits + Prints

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Work - Stone

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Work - Drinks

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Transport

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Old Pictures

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Edinburgh Themes

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Edinburgh Events

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Edinburgh Shops

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Edinburgh Changes

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Panoramas

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Web Site

 

Talk given to Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  December 3, 2008

Documentary Photography

and EdinPhoto web site

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Edinburgh at Work  -  Stonemasons

 

Edinburgh at Work

I've visited and photographed over 250 Edinburgh companies since 1990.

Grouped by industry:

Stone

Metal

Wood

Printing

Food

Drinks

Transport

Clocks

Underground

Fire

Manufacturing

and

Finance

Tonight, we'll look at a few from:

Stone

and

Drinks

 

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Stone Workers

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Scotland

People at Work

AF Craig's Engineering Works  -  During World War One

AF Craig, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland  -  Photograph taken during World War One

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Summerlee Heritage Park, Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, Scotland

Somerset

People at Work

Thatching at Bishop's Tawton, Somerset  -  1985

 People at work around Britain  -  Thatching at Bishop's Tawton, Somerset, 1985

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs.    Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken July 11, 1985

Burning Tar off the Road, Exford, Somerset  -  1985

 People at work around Britain  -  Burning tar off the road at Exford, Somerset, 1985

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs.    Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken July 11, 1985

Burning Tar off the Road  -  1985

 People at work around Britain  -  Burning tar off the road at Exford, Somerset, 1985

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs.    Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken July 11, 1985

Edinburgh

People at Work

Edinburgh at Work  -  1990s

 Photograph of people at work in Burton's Biscuit Factory  -  with 'Edinburgh at Work' title

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs.    Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                           Photograph taken 25 May 1992

Clark

Canonmills

Clark, Stonemasons, Canonmills  -  1991

Clark Stonemasons  -  Canonmills, Edinburgh  -  1991

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken 14 February 1991

Clark, Stonemasons, Canonmills  -   inside the Stone Works

Clark Stonemasons  -  Canonmills, Edinburgh

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                               Black + white image from a colour slide.  Photograph taken 14 February 1991

Clark, Stonemasons - Canonmills  -  At the lathe

Clark Stonemasons  -  Canonmills, Edinburgh  -  at the lathe

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                         Photograph taken 14 February 1991

Christmas Tree Warehouse

Canonmills

Christmas Tree Warehouse, Canonmills  -  1991

Christmas Tree Warehouse at Canonmills  -  December 1991

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                 Photograph taken 20 December 1991

Christmas Tree Warehouse  -  1992

Christmas Tree Warehouse at Canonmills  -  December 1992

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                               Photograph taken 20 December 1992

Christmas Tree Warehouse, Canonmills  -  1995

Canonmills  -  Christmas Tree Warehouse

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Photograph taken 17 December 1995

Christmas Tree Warehouse, Canonmills  -  1995

Christmas Tree Warehouse at Canonmills  -  December 1995

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                             Photograph taken 17 December 1995

Christmas Tree Warehouse, Canonmills  -  1996

Christmas Tree Warehouse at Canonmills  -  March 1996, with the signs still on display from December 1995  -  Entrance still standing but building behind demolished

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                   Photograph taken 30 March 1996

Christmas Tree Warehouse, Canonmills  -  1996

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                               Photograph taken 1 December 1996

New Apartments

Canonmills

Canon Court Apartments  -  2004

Canon Court Apartments, Canonmills  -  built on the site of the former stone works then Christmas Tree Warehouse

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                              Photograph taken 23 November 2004

Clark

Granton Waterfront

Clark Stonemasons  -  Stone Yard, West Shore Road, Granton, 1995

Clark Stonemasons  -  West Short Road, Granton, Edinburgh  -  1995

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                       Photograph taken 26 June 1995

Clark Stonemasons  -  West Shore Road, Granton, 1995

Clark Stonemasons  -  West Short Road, Granton, Edinburgh  -  Inside  -  1995

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                      Photograph taken 26 June 1995

Clark Stonemasons  -  West Shore Road, Granton, 1995

Clark Stonemasons  -  West Short Road, Granton, Edinburgh   -  The Saw  -  1995 The Saw  -  1995

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                       Photograph taken 26 June 1995

Clark Stonemasons, West Shore Road  -  Music + Irn Bru  - Granton, 1995

Clark Stonemasons  -  West Short Road, Granton, Edinburgh  -  Music and Irn Bru  -  1995

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                     Photograph taken 26 June 1995

Clark Stonemasons, West Shore Road  -  Workbench -    1995

Clark Stonemasons  -  West Short Road, Granton, Edinburgh   -  Workbench  -  1995

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                          Photograph taken 26 June 1995

David Lindsay

Granton Waterfront

The former entrance to David Lindsay's Stonemason's Yard  -  2003

David Lindsay, Stonemasons  -  West Shore Road, Edinburgh  -  1992

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Photograph taken 28 September 2003

David Lindsay  -  Stonemason's Yard  -  1995

David Lindsay, Stonemasons  -  West Shore Road, Edinburgh  -  1992

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken 26 June 1995

Stonemason at work in David Lindsay's Yard  -  1995

David Lindsay, Stonemasons  -  West Shore Road, Edinburgh  -  1992

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photograph taken 26 June 1995

Stonemason at work in David Lindsay's Workshop  -  1995

David Lindsay, Stonemasons  -  West Shore Road, Edinburgh  -  1992

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photograph taken 26 June 1995

Carving Stone in David Lindsay's Workshop  -  1992

David Lindsay, Stonemasons  -  West Shore Road, Edinburgh  -  1992

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken 16 June 1992

Carved Stone in David Lindsay's Workshop  -  1992

David Lindsay, Stonemasons  -  West Shore Road, Edinburgh  -  1992

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                      Photograph taken 16 June 1992

Stonemason at work in David Lindsay's Workshop  -  1995

David Lindsay, Stonemasons  -  West Shore Road, Edinburgh  -  1992

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                Photograph taken 26 June 1995

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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 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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