37 Bank Street, Coatbridge.
In 1892 Mr Arthur Malone was proprietor of a public house at 37 Bank Street, he also had establishments at Coatdyke. He has been thirteen years in Coatbridge and three years in Coatdyke. He was a member of the Parochial Board, and the School Board, he had his own blend of whisky called Overdale. Mr S Maxwell of the Royal Hotel, a staunch advocate of the rights of the trade. He took over the Royal hotel in 1889 and did a large business in hiring, for weddings, parties and social events. Mr Maxwell was a native of Coatbridge and an ardent Free Mason, he played bowls in his spare time.