I missed the chance to put up this photo earlier in the year when I exclusively shared the full researched history of the Priory Bar. Taken in late 1978, shortly before demolition, this building was constructed in 1889 and lasted 89 years.
The final days of the Priory Bar, awaiting demolition on Glasgow Road….
The history of this building, public house and tenancy can be read here :
Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said:
William Mullen bottom of logan.st..stu
Stuart Tallis Don’t remember wullie a can remember playing in all the pubs across the road before they got pulled down
Jane Scobbie I used to meet my Grandad there on that corner. Then he’d take me putting in the Park. Them certainly were the days 😂😂
Robert McLeod-Wolohan that was my local as i lived ib logan street at the time, i was in the darts and domino team as well, again such very fond memories.