147 Springburn Road, Glasgow. The Caley Bar was formerly called Hughes Bar, established by wine and spirit merchant James Hughes in 1875. Mr Hughes lived in nearby 17 Petershill Road, he belonged to the well known Springburn family of Hughes who had pubs and licensed grocers businesses in that area. Mr Hughes also owned […]
323 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow. G2 3WH. Tel: 0141 353 0953. Bier Hof. 2008. Other branches of the Bier are in 372-74 Great Western Road, Glasgow. Telephone 0141 339 9177. They also have a Pizza delivery call 07597 563 598. The Original Republic Bier Halle is at 9 Gordon Street off Buchanan Street, tel: 0141 204 0706. […]
68 Saltmarket, Glasgow. The Singing Saloons on the Saltmarket are on the right hand side. The photograph was taken from Bridgegate with Glasgow Cross in the background.
Stockwell Street, Glasgow. Andrew Purdon’s Tavern, C 1840. The “Best Ale Under The Sun” was said to have been served at the Tavern which was located in the building shown above. It stood at the southern end of Stockwell Street close to the River Clyde and had a thatched roof and crow-stepped chimney stacks. A […]
56-72 St Vincent Street, Glasgow. G2 5TS. Tel: 0141 229 6060. All Bar One. 2007. All Bar One is a great place to meet up, it has massive clear windows and a great place to view all walks of life passing St Vincent Street and West Nile Street while having a snack and a glass […]
226 Seaward Street formerly 226 St James Street, Kinning Park, Glasgow. The Auld Hoose on the left hand side, 226 Seaward Street, Kinning Park. 1960s. In 1877 William Smith acquire a public house licence to sell wines and spirits and a licensed grocer’s. William lived with his family at 222 St James Street. In 1879 […]