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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

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

 

 

 

Early AND Recent

Photos

 
1.

Lower Drawbridge

   Lower Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at The Shore, Leith  -  Removed 1910

Removed 1910

early photo

S

2005

recent photo

 
2.

Upper Drawbridge

   Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

1910

early photo

Looking NW across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

2011

recent photo

 
3.

Upper Drawbridge

   Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

1910

early photo

Looking N across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

2011

recent photo

 
4.

Junction Bridge

Junction Bridge, Leith  -  Road Widening  -  1909

1909

early photo

Great Junction Street  -  Bridge over the old railway.  Looking NW, 2011

2011

recent photo

 
5.

Junction Road Station

Junction Road Station -  1909

1909

early photo

The site of Junction Road Station and the bridge under Great Junction Street  -  2011

2011

recent photo

 
6.

Green Jenny's Close and Giles Street

JCJ Kirk's Hairdressing Rooms, Green Jenny's Close, Giles Street, Leith  -  Demolished 1914

Demolished 1914

early photo

Car park and Yardheads School, now converted to housing.  The car park in the foreground is where the hairdresser at the corner of Green Jenny's Close and Giles Street once stood.

2011

recent photo

 
7.

Corner of St Andrew Street and Sheriff Brae

The corner of Sheriff Brae and St Andrew Street at Coalhill, Leith  -  Demolished 1915

Demolished 1915

early photo

    The corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street) and Sheriff Brae

2011

recent photo

 
8.

Sheriff Brae

Corner of St Andrew Street and Sheriff Brae, Leith - Demolished 1915

Demolished 1915

early photo

Looking to the SE along Sheriff Brae towards the corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street)

2011

recent photo

1.

Lower Drawbridge

1a

Lower Drawbridge  -  Removed March 1910

Lower Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at The Shore, Leith  -  Removed 1910

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

1b.

Site of the Lower Drawbridge, Leith  -  2005

Loking to the north from the bridge over the Water of Leith at Bernard Street, towards the site of the Lower Drawbridge and Leith Docks

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken: October 31, 2005

2.

Upper Drawbridge

2a.

Upper Drawbridge  -  1910

Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

2b.

Sandport Place Bridge, Leith  -  2011

Looking NW across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

3.

Upper Drawbridge
Road and
Buildings

3a.

Upper Drawbridge  -  1910

Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

3b.

Sandport Place Bridge, Leith  -  2011

Looking NW across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

4.

Upper Drawbridge
Road and Water of Leith

4a.

Upper Drawbridge, Leith  -  1910

Upper Drawbridge over the Water of Leith at Sandport Place, Leith  -  1910

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

4b.

Sandport Place Bridge, Leith  -  2011

Looking N across the bridge at Sandport Place towards Ronadson's Wharf  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

5.

Junction Road Station

5a.

Junction Bridge  -  Bridge Widening  - 1910

Junction Road Station -  1909

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

5b.

Junction Road Station  -  2011

The site of Junction Road Station and the bridge under Great Junction Street  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

6.

Green Jenny's Close

6a.

Buildings  -  demolished 1914

JCJ Kirk's Hairdressing Rooms, Green Jenny's Close, Giles Street, Leith  -  Demolished 1914

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

6b.

Junction Road Station  -  2011

Car park and Yardheads School, now converted to housing.  The car park in the foreground is where the hairdresser at the corner of Green Jenny's Close and Giles Street once stood.

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                            Photo taken:  January 21, 2011

7.

St Andrew Street
and
Sheriff Brae

7a.

The corner of St Andrew Street and Sheriff Brae  -  Demolished 1915

The corner of Sheriff Brae and St Andrew Street at Coalhill, Leith  -  Demolished 1915

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

7b.

The corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street) and Sheriff Brae  -  2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken:  January 25, 2011

8.

Sheriff Brae

8a.

Sheriff Brae  -  Demolished 1915

The corner of Sheriff Brae and St Andrew Street at Coalhill, Leith  -  Demolished 1915

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Archie Foley, Joppa, Edinburgh

8b.

The corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street) and Sheriff Brae  -  2011

Looking to the SE along Sheriff Brae towards the corner of Parliament Street (formerly St Andrew Street)

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken:  January 25, 2011

 

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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