13 Walls Street, Glasgow. G1 1PA. Tel: 0141 552 2101. Arta. 2018. Arta is owned by G1 Group plc, their license was granted on 31 August 2009. Arta sits in the heart of the Merchant City and is popular with all types of people. Well worth a visit. If you have any photos/stories from this pub, please […]
42-46 North Frederick Street, Glasgow. G1 2BS. Tel: 0141 559 4331. The Ark. The Ark is a contemporary city pub and boasts two floor of entertainment, great food, pool table, large TV and an excellent beer garden. North Frederick Street, copyright RCAHMS. If you have any stories or photos of this pub, please get in […]
Partick. The Ark Inn, Partick. c 1850. The Old Bridge at Partick by William Simpson (1823-1899.) The watercolour shows the view from Partick looking across the River Kelvin to Yorkhill, c 1850. The house in the foreground was once a Tavern called the Ark. Behind it can be seen the arches of the Old Partick […]
2200-02 Paisley Road West, Glasgow. This drawing was sketched by Laird-Neon a neon sign makers, 117 Bath Street, Glasgow. The Argosy was built on the grounds of the old Universal Garage in 1957. The Argosy was advertised as being a modern Roadhouse. Richard Brash was licensee, he formerly owned a pub at 78 Nelson […]
139 Pollok Street corner of 75 Ardgowan Street, Glasgow. In 1898 Robert Alexander Nixon was landlord, he continued to run a successful business here until 1910. The rent he paid per annum was £49.00. Robert Moodie then took over the pub, he also ran a good pub which survived through the two World Wars. In […]
Archibald McPherson ran this pub in 1887. In 1889 Robert A Burnside took over the property and turned it into a very popular bar.