Tag: anderson church

Smiths Funeral Parlour

Still existing today is Smith’s Funeral Parlour at 83 Stonefield Road, Blantyre. Established first in 1877, the family business served many people throughout Lanarkshire, with several generations of the Smiths running the funeral service. Their business relocated to the current building shortly after the Anderson Church burned down on 8th June 1978. The Anderson Church […]

1950 Anderson Church Scouts & Guides

A few photographs taken in May 1950, sent in by Blantyre Project reader Muir Wasson. Pictured is a dedication of the colours presented by the 4th Blantyre Scouts and Guides at the Anderson Church on Stonefield Road. Muir is the scout holding the Union Flag and the scoutmaster was Bob MacFarlane. A lot of faces […]