97 Ruchill Street, Ruchill, Glasgow.
The Ruchill Tavern. 1991.
This pub was used in the Scottish Sitcom Still Game as ‘The Clansman’ that was run by boaby the .
Opened in April 1965 by Beechwood Taverns Ltd. The licence holder then was Robert Porter and managed by Joseph Robb and his wife Netta. The pub was then known as the Gimlet, it consisted of an attractive lounge bar which could hold 50 people, a spacious public bar and an off-sales department.
The Ruchill tavern has now been demolished to make way for a new housing estate.
Mrs Netta Robb and Mr Joseph Robb, manageress and manager of the Gimlet. 1965.
Interior view of the lounge bar, Gimlet. 1965.