Another look at Main Street in the 1980s, the final picture in this set. Looking north east the most prominent sandstone building in the background on the left is the current ‘Dales’ tenement at the corner of Broompark Road. However, the other buildings to the right of them are all mostly gone.
The tenements along Main Street at the background on the corner of Cemetery Road all boarded although shops below still open, not long before demolition. The little cottage in the foreground had seen better times. That location is now a little grassy plot of land with some young birch trees planted in a row along the front of Main Street.
What can you tell me about the little cottage or the shops in the background during this era, some 30-35 year ago?
Thanks to Gordon Cook for sharing.
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