Village Photos 1960s

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1960Nicholsons of Station Rd, Blantyre Weir. Salvation Army Citadel at Forrest Street.

1961 – Low Blantyre Train Station. Marion Robertson and sister on Station Road.

1962 –  Royal Visit to Blantyre Train Station. David Livingstone rain shelter. Broadway Cinema at Station Road.

1963Searching for 4 drowned boys. Also 2 millionth visitor David Livingstone Centre. Criaghead viaduct. Goods shed, Low Blantyre Station. Craighead viaduct dismantled.

1964 – Blantyre Counting House, near River Clyde

1965Photo taken at Clyde Street prefabs, David Livingstone Centre. Renovation of Craighead Greyhound track.

1966 – David Livingstone Memorial Bridge

1967 – The Rose Garden Clock, David Livingstone Centre. Prefabs at Centre Street.

1968 – Slightly outwith Blantyre, the Lido.

1969 – David Livingstone Centre, Village Gala Day

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