Category: Blantyre Buildings

Opening Primitive Methodist Church, 1905

The Methodist Church was opened by the Primitive Methodist Congregation on the evening of Thursday 23rd November 1905. Despite the very inclement weather, a good attendance turned up, many travelling from far afield. This is the Church which would later become the Bethany Hall. Situated on Glasgow Road adjacent to Joanna Terrace the Church has an attractive […]

Demolition at Springwells

Work to demolish an old, dangerous tenement building in Springwells, Blantyre has started. Demolition contractors moved in this week to demolish the former Millers Fireplace and adjoining Frasers buildings on the North side of Glasgow Road near the Blantyre boundary with Burnbank. The stone built tenement building has been derelict for a few years, suffering […]