This former tenement stood on Main Street, High Blantyre at the corner of Cemetery Road. Pictured in the 1910s is the former Bank at the corner and adjacent High Blantyre Post Office.
Two women stand outside the bank chatting in the street and knowing the location, the shadows below them suggest it is early in the morning. Perhaps they were waiting for the bank to open? A little boy stands in the doorway. Somebody’s already in the Post office having travelled there by bicycle.
Today this exact scene looks like this:
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