Possibly at Rutherglen Road corner of Thistle Street, Gorbals. Customers of the New Era Bar, Gorbals, 1951. This picture was taken prior to their outing in the summer of 1951 to Dumfries. The landlord of the New Era Bar at that time was John Scanlan. DO YOU KNOWN WHERE THIS PUB WAS. iF SO […]
Woodhill Road, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow. G64 1JL. Tel: 0141 762 2262. Nairn’s. 1991. Opened in 1965 The Nairn was built to cater for weddings and functions in the area. It was equipped with three bars a function room and a large kitchen. Scandinavian decor was a feature of the lounge bar, a wall separated it from […]
144 West Street, Glasgow. This photograph was taken in 1965, Eric Caldow, Ranger and Scotland footballer, scrapes £27 7shillings from the mirror, proprietor Mr T Blue catches the coins in a bucket. The coins were stuck on the mirror by dipping it in your pint and when dried stuck like glue. The customers collected […]
28 Saltmarket, Glasgow. This is a watercolour by W R Mainds showing the back of a timber building at 28 Saltmarket which housed the Old Nightingale Tavern, reputedly Glasgow’s first singing saloon. Two women are standing in the doorway of the building opposite the saloon. Thanks to the Mitchell Library. Singing Saloons were especially […]
Edinburgh Road, Motherwell. ML 55Y. Tel: 1698 860277. The Newhouse Inn. 2008. The Newhouse Inn. 2008.