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1979 Blantyre Bowling Club

  In October 1979, some members of Blantyre Bowling Club travelled a day trip to Bells Whisky Distillery in Pitlochry to see how the famous drink was made! Lets just say, the day involved some “sampling” too….. Do you recognise anybody? Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, […]

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 […]

Blantyre Project Book Launch Event!

I’m pleased to announce the official Book Launch of “The Blantyre Project – A Journey in Time 2” will take place on Wednesday 26th November 2014 from 7.30pm at the Blantyre Bowling Club, Stonefield Rd and I now extend an invite to YOU! Entry is FREE and includes a fun 1.5hour Blantyre history presentation with […]