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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

  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

 

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Edinburgh
Themes

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Work

2

Shops

3

Cars

4

Bus
Termini

5

Festivals

6

Forth
Bridges

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Street Art
& Graffti

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Leith
Docks

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Police
Boxes

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Then
& Now

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Trams

 

 

Edinburgh Photographic Society

December 3, 2014

 

 

 

Buildings

1.

Scottish Government Office, Leith Docks    -  Built 1993-96  -  Photographed 2007

Scottish Government Office  -  Victoria Quay, Leith  -  September 2007

 Copyright: Peter Stubbs  - peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken on November 15, 2007

2.

The Scottish Government Office (formerly The Scottish Executive Office) and Victoria Dock,  Leith    -     Photographed 2006

The Scottish Executive Office, Victoria Quay, Leith Docks  -  Photographed 2006

 Copyright: Peter Stubbs  - peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                 Photograph taken on June 27 2006, 8.43pm

3.

Cloud over The Scottish Government Office

The Scottish Executive Office, Victoria Quay, Leith Docks  -  Photographed 2006

 Copyright: Peter Stubbs  - peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken on June 27 2006, 8.52pm

4.

Henry Robb's Shipyard  (closed: now the site of Ocean Terminal)    -    June 1992

Leith Docks  -  Henry Robb's Ship Yard (closed)

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Photo taken: June 2, 1992

5.

Henry Robb's Ship Yard (closed)    -    January 1994

Leith Docks  -  Henry Robb's Ship Yard (closed)

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken: January 4, 1994

6.

Henry Robb's Ship Yard  (being demolished)    -    July 1994

Leith Docks  -  Henry Robb's Ship Yard (being demolished)

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken: July 17, 1994

7.

Henry Robb's Ship Yard Toilets  (Photo taken while the ship yard was being demolished)    -    July 1994

Leith Docks  -  Henry Robb's Ship Yard Toilets (closed)

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken: July 17, 1994

 

Cranes

and

Pipes

8.

Crane + Full Moon     -    January 1986

Leith Docks  -  Crane + Moon

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                      Photo taken: January 25, 1986

9.

Cranes + Sunset    -    June 1992

Leith Docks  -  Cranes

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                      Photo taken: June 12, 1992

10.

Crane on the dockside and P&O Ferry  -   Leith Docks  -  1989

 Crane on the dockside and P&O Ferry  -   Leith Docks 

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken May 20, 1989

11.

Bollard + Coal Conveyor    -    July 1991

Leith Docks  -  Bollard + Coal Conveyor

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken: July 12, 1991

12.

Cranes beside Albert Dock, Leith, close to Cascades restaurant and casino at the Constitution Street entrance to Leith Docks  -  2005

Three Cranes near the Casino at Leith Docks

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Photograph taken 12 June 1992

13.

Pipes in the docks, waiting to be coated    -    June 1992

Leith Docks  -  Pipes waiting to be coated

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Photo taken: June 11, 1992

Cows

14.

Cows in storage at Ocean Terminal, Leith - awaiting painting

Preparing for Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                          Photograph taken April 27, 2006:  1.15pm

15.

Cows at Leith Docks  -  awaiting transport by road, 3 miles to Edinburgh  -  2006

Ready for transport to Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                          Photograph taken May 10, 2006:  7.18pm

16.

COW:  "The International Moovers" at Ocean Terminal

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  Ocean Terminal

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                           Photograph taken June 4, 2006:  3.44pm

17.

COW:  "Alphadite"  -  Ocean Terminal

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  Ocean Terminal

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken June 4, 2006:  4.32pm

18.

COW PARADE:  'Tarzan Cow'  -  at Ocean Terminal

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  Ocean Terminal

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken May 9, 2006: 4.28pm

Tall Ships Festival

19.

Placard    -    July 1995
This lady and her partner did well to keep their serious expressions all afternoon, while all around were smiling at them

Leith Docks  -  Tall Ships Festival  -  Placard, 'It's notr funny'

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                     Photo taken: July 16, 1995

20.

Tall Ship, 'Sagres'    -    July 1995

Leith Docks  -  Tall Ship, 'Sagres'

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Photo taken: July 15, 1995

21.

Tall Ship Masts + Sailors    -    July 1995

Leith Docks  -  Tall Ship Masts + Sailors

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                Photo taken: July 15, 1995

22.

Zoom-in to see the Tall Ship Masts + Sailors    -    July 1995

Leith Docks  -  Tall Ship Masts + Sailors

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photo taken: July 15, 1995

23.

Tall Ships  +  Flags  + Sailor in the Rigging  -    July 1995

Leith Docks  -  Tall Ships + Flags

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photo taken: July 15, 1995

24.

Zoom-in to the Tall Ship Flags  + Sailor in the Rigging    -    July 1995

Leith Docks  -  Tall Ship Flags, zoom-in

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photo taken: July 15, 1995

25.

'HMS Ark Royal',  Light Aircraft Carrier  -  Built Swan Hunter, Tyne & Weir, 1978                                   Photographed at Leith Docks  -  1992

 The Ark Royal at Leith Docks 

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photograph taken 12 June 1992

Cruise Liners

and

other ships

26.

'Scotia' in Alexandra Dry Dock, Leith  -  1992

 Leith Docks - Alexandra Dry Dock

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                              Photograph taken i June 1992

27.

'Gardyloo' in Dry Dock at Leith  -  1992

 Gardyloo  2  -  Leith Dry Docks

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                    Photograph taken 25 May 1992

28.

Icebreaker and Platform Supply Vessel, 'Botnica'   -  built Finland, 1998                             Photographed at Leith Docks  -  November 2005

Botnica in Prince of Wales Dock, Leith  -  November 2005

  Peter Stubbs.  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                          Photograph taken:  November 15, 2005

29.

'HMS Battleaxe'  +  'HMS ...?...'    -   June 1993

Leith Docks  -  HMS Battleaxe + what other ship?

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photo taken: June 6, 1993

30.

'Dawn Princess' + Tug    -    May 1989

Leith Docks  -  The liner, 'Dawn Princess'

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken: May 14, 1989

31.

The Cruise Ship, 'Iliria'    -    May 1989

Leith Docks  -  The liner, 'Illiria''

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: May 10, 1989

32.

The Cruise Ship, 'Iliria'    -    May 1989

Leith Docks  -  The liner, 'Illiria''

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: May 10, 1989

33.

'HMS Edinburgh'    -    April 1989

Leith Docks  -  'HMS Edinburgh'

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken: April 23, 1989

34.

'Ascanius'   -    April 1989

Leith Docks  -  The ship, 'Ascanius'

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                               Photo taken: April 22, 1989

35.

Painting the bulk carrier 'Ascanius'

 Bulk carrier, 'Ascanius' being painted at Leith Docks, 1989

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photograph taken 15 April 1989

36.

Painting the bulk carrier 'Ascanius' -  zoom-out

See the painter, in the distance below the cranes!

 Bulk carrier, 'Ascanius' being painted at Leith Docks, 1989

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Photograph taken 15 April 1989

37.

'Crystal Harmony'    -    August 1992

Leith Docks  -  The liner, 'Crystal Harmony'

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken: August 22, 1992

38.

German owned Cruise Ship 'Europa',  Built Finland, 1999                          Photographed at Leith Western Harbour  -  2006

The cruise liner, Europa at Leith Western Harbour

 Copyright:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                               Photo taken from Ocean Terminal  June 28, 2006

39.

British Antarctic Survey Ships:  'RMS James Clark Ross' and 'HMS Endurance'                       Moored at Leith Western Harbour   -   2006

British Antarctic Survey Vessels  -  RMS James Clark Ross and HMS Endurance at Leith Western Harbour  -  June 2006

  Peter Stubbs.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Photograph taken:  January 19, 2006,  5.19pm

40.

Northern Lighthouse Board vessel, 'Pharos IX'         Moored in front of the Royal Yacht 'Britannia' beside Ocean Terminal, Leith  -  2006

The Royal Yacht Britannia and the Northern Lighthouse Board ship, Pharos IX, moored in Leith Western Harbour beside Ocean Terminal

  Copyright:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                              Photo taken from Ocean Terminal  August 14, 2006

41.

2014

 'Seven Pacific' (almost hidden, left):   'Seven Pelican'  (Diving):    'Seven Discovery'  (Diving)
built 2010                                                
  built 1985                               built 1990                        

Two ships from the Subsea Seven fleet moored at Leith Docks,  November 2014

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Photo taken: November 20, 2014

42.

 'Seven Pacific' (Construction/Flexlay): :                    'Seven Pelican'  (Diving):                       'Seven Discovery'  (Diving)
built 2010                                                                    
  built 1985                                                   built 1990                        

Two ships from the Subsea Seven fleet moored at Leith Docks,  November 2014

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Photo taken: November 20, 2014

43.

View to the west towards Ocean Terminal from Alexandra Dock 

View, looking along Alexandra Dock beside the old swing bridge in Leith Harbour, towards Ocean Terminal shopping centre and cinema complex  -  with key

 Copyright:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken 20 September 2005

 

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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