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Edinburgh
Themes

1

Work

2

Shops

3

Cars

4

Bus
Termini

5

Festivals

6

Forth
Bridges

7

Street Art
& Graffti

8

Leith
Docks

9

Police
Boxes

10

Then
& Now

11

Trams

 

 

Edinburgh Photographic Society

December 3, 2014

 

Street Art

and

Graffiti

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk

 

 

Nos.19-25
Niddrie Mains Drive

One of the last buildings in Niddrie to be demolished

1.

2006

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken April 13, 2006

2.

2006

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Photograph taken November 13, 2007

3.

2006

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photograph taken November 13, 2007

4.

2007

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Photograph taken August 20, 2007

5.

2007

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Photograph taken August 26, 2007

6.

2008

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken March 7, 2008

7.

2008

19-25, Niddrie Mains Drive

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photograph taken March 7, 2008

Roseburn Park

The Armoury

8.

The front of the Armoury

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 10, 2012

9.

The back of the Armoury  -  Zoom-in

RThe Armory, Roseburn

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 10, 2012

Bonnington Road

Leith

10.

Mural on a high wall in Broughton Road, approaching Great Junction Street, Leith

Street Views  -  Street Art and Graffiti -   Mural at Bonnington Road, Leith

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  January 31, 2006

11.

Mural on a high wall in Broughton Road, approaching Great Junction Street, Leith  -  zoom-in

Street Views  -  Street Art and Graffiti -   Mural at Bonnington Road, Leith

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  January 31, 2006

North Junction Street

Close to Leith Library

12.

November 2014

  Mural, North Junction Street, Leith,  November 2014

  Copyright:  Street Artworks (mural),   Peter Stubbs (photo)                                                                                                                                                                                Photograph taken 20 November 2014

13.

November 2014  -  zoom-in

  Mural, North Junction Street, Leith,  November 2014

  Copyright:  Street Artworks (mural),   Peter Stubbs (photo)                                                                                                                                                                                Photograph taken 20 November 2014

14.

Industry in Leith  (mural) and Cavorting Sailors (sculpture)

A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artists: Street Artworks                                     Photo taken:  November 26 2005

15.

Industry in Leith  (mural) and Cavorting Sailors (sculpture)  -  converted to monochrome

A mural on a gable end at North Junction Street, Leith, depicting Leith's historic connections with the sea, and one of three life-sized models of cavorting sailors

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artists:  Street Artworks + Shaeron Averbuch.   Photo taken:  November 16, 2005

News Steps
Market Street to St Giles Street

16.

We Become What We Watch

This graffiti did not last long before being removed!

Graffiti on a wall half way up  News Steps, leading from Market Street to St Giles Street, Edinburgh  -  December 2013

  Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken December 8, 2013

Potterow
Approved site for Graffiti
until building work began.

17.

Graffiti on the path beside Potterow, leading down to West College Street  -  February 2007

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 19, 2007

18.

Graffiti on the path beside Potterow, leading down to West College Street  -  February 2007

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 19, 2007

19.

Graffiti on the path beside Potterow, leading down to West College Street  -  February 2007

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 19, 2007

20.

Graffiti on the path beside Potterow, leading down to West College Street  -  February 2007

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken:  February 19, 2007

New Street
and round the corner into Calton Road.

A new approved site for Graffiti

21.

Background: Nelson Monument on Calton Hill  + Old Royal High School Building on Regent Road

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

22.

New Street Graffiti  -  The old Royal High School Building in Regent Road is in the background

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

23.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

24.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

25.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

26.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

27.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

28.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  August 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: August 30, 2012

 

New Street

May 2013

29.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  May 2013

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                          Photo taken:  May 2, 2013

30.

The height restriction sign is on on the pavement.  The traffic lights and no entry sign are painted.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  May 2013

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                          Photo taken:  May 2, 2013

31.

The height restriction sign is on on the pavement.  The traffic lights and no entry sign are painted.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  -  May 2013

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                          Photo taken:  May 2, 2013

 

New Street

November 2014

32.

Scottish Independence Referendum.  The 'No Thanks' supporter is the guy on the fire.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  - November 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                               Photo taken:  November 20, 2014

33.

Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  - November 2014Street Art and Graffiti, New Street, Edinburgh  - November 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                               Photo taken:  November 20,

Market Street
Doors of the Arches painted by invited Scottish Artists

 

August 2012

34.

I thought the arches looked good painted like this, especially with no cars parked in front,
but this decoration was soon over-painted.  See photos 3 onwards, taken about 3 months later.

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken: August 30, 2012

35.

Background: Nelson Monument on Calton Hill  + Old Royal High School Building on Regent Road

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken: August 30, 2012

 

November 2012

36.

New Street, looking SE;  Jeffrey Street above, leading to the Royal Mile -  Arch doorways repainted

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken: November 3, 2012

37.

New Street, looking SE;  Jeffrey Street above, leading to the Royal Mile -  Arch doorways repainted

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken: November 3, 2012

38.

Photo 3  -  Arch 2

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

39.

Photo 3  -  Arch 4

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

40.

Photo 3  -  Arch 5                         =                       Photo 4  -  Arch 1

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

41.

Photo 4  -  Arch 2

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

42.

Photo 4  -  Arch 3

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

43.

Photo 4  -  Arch 6

Street Art and Graffiti, Edinburgh, Market Street  -  from 2014

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: November 20, 2012

 

 

Blackhall Path

Railway Bridge beneath Telford Road

44.

34Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artists:  not known                                                           Photo taken: July 17, 2006

45.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

46.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

47.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

48.

This is Photo 47, with colours adjusted using Photoshop.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

49.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  -  March 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photo taken:  March 10 2012

50.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

51.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

52.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

53.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

54.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11 2012

Telford Path

Railway Bridge beneath Telford Road

55.

2006

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Blackhall Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                           Photo taken: July 17, 2006

56.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

57.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

58.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - July 2006

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photo taken:  July 17, 2006

59.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - March 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  March 9 2012

60.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - March 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  March 9 2012

61.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

62.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

63.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

64.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

65.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

66.

Graffiti on the  Bridge taking Telford Cycle Path under Telford Road  - June 2012

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.    Artist:  not known                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 11, 2012

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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