134 Ingram Street, Glasgow. In the NEWS 1980… The Pub Where Kids Come First. The Most revolutionary idea in the history of the Scottish Licensed Trade is about to burst upon the Glasgow scene. I warn you that pubs will never be the same again. Sylvesters, that chic establishment in Ingram Street, opens a […]
Ingram Street, Glasgow. The Star Inn. Ingram Street was laid out in 1781 and named after Archibald Ingram (1699-1770,) a tobacco lord who became Glasgow’s Provost in 1762. The street was originally known as Back Cow Lane. The Star Inn, in the centre of this row of buildings stretching east along Ingram Street, […]
68 Ingram Street, Glasgow G1 Check back soon for the history of this pub.
33 Ingram Street, Glasgow. G1 1HA. Gumbo. 2005. Gumbo was formerly the Ingram Street Fire Station. The BIG red doors can still be seen, I wonder if this was intentional.
178 Ingram Street, Glasgow, G1 1DN. Demolished. Chubbie Chester’s. 1990s. This was a great pub during the 1980s, at one time there were 11 stewards on the premises. It was flooded went on fire and was soon demolished afterwards in the 90s. During the 1980s this pub was known as Zhivagos, owned by Tony Ghani […]
67 Iona Court, Broomloan Road, Glasgow. NOW CLOSED DOWN. The Albion Way, 1991. Tennent Caledonian Breweries built a brand new luxury public house in Broomloan Road in 1972 in time for the Christmas parties at a cost of £50.000. The new venture consisted of a lounge bar and a public bar with plush seats and […]