66 Rutherglen Road corner of 62 Hospital Street, Gorbals, Glasgow. . The Turf Bar, circa 1960s. This old Gorbals pub was around in 1875, one of the first licensee was spirit merchant called James Smith. The tenement building was owned by the Glasgow & South Western Railway Company. In 1893 James Ruthven Douglas was […]
Rutherglen Road Gorbals
124 Crown Street corner of 105 Rutherglen Road, Gorbals, Glasgow. The Wheatsheaf Bar, corner of Crown Street and Rutherglen Road. 1960s. There has been licensed premises on this site since the 1840s. One of the first licensee’s was wine and spirit merchant Robert Frame, he traded here until 1859. In 1860 well known and respected […]
914 Rutherglen Road,Glasgow. Chancer’s. 1991. Facts… Licence Holders. 1973 Cecilia Caffrey or Thomson. 1960-1937 Margaret McCann.
262 Rutherglen Road, Gorbals, Glasgow. The Cecil sat at the corner of Rutherglen Road and Commercial Road. This old pub was established in the early part of the 1880s, landlord David Baxter traded from these premises, he also had pubs on Pollokshaws Road and Brandon Street at the corner of Annfield Street in the east […]
572 Rutherglen Road, Gorbals, Glasgow. The Braehead Bar was situated at the corner of Rutherglen Road and Braehead Street. Hutchesontown Bowling Club was facing the pub with the Coronation Bar across the Road. In 1896 Robert Young owned this popular Gorbals hostelry, the Young family continued serving the locals here for over 50 years. […]