Category: Blantyre Business

Auchinraith Nursery, 1883

Let’s go to Main Street, High Blantyre next and one of the oldest Blantyre photos. This previously unseen photo is a real treat from 1883! This is the former Auchinraith Nursery on Main Street at the corner of Auchinraith Road. Matthew Campbell Senior (b1836), who owned the nursery at the time is standing on the […]

Jacks of Blantyre

You know I like to record opening dates of news businesses in Blantyre, well…New, rebranded supermarket ‘Jacks of Blantyre’ has now officially opened in High Blantyre! Opening at midday today, Sunday 11 October 2020 at Main Street (in the former Family Shopper premises), Jacks promises to bring a variety of amazing, fresh and delicious products […]