In 1892 there were rumours going round the licensed trade that in Greenock, the White Hart Hotel will shortly be converted into new premises for the Clydesdale Bank. This is a historic building dating back to 1770, and the site at the corner of Cathcart Square one of the most suitable in town. It […]
Greenock. Bailie James Wylie, of Greenock, pulling the first pint of Golden Export after declaring open The Jolly Sailor, a new venture in the town by Thomas Usher & Son, Ltd. On the left is Mr Hamish M. Inglis Usher’s managing director. 1970.
40 Westburn Street, Greenock. The locals in Greenock were all famliar with Willie Broon’s bar, the pub was not very large in fact it was very small but did an enormous trade. From morning till closing time it was a constant flow of customers. The liquors was of the finest and served by two […]