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Abbeygreen Hall & Consulting Rooms

Abbeygreen Hall & Consulting Rooms    At the western corner of Church Street and Glasgow Road, exactly on the junction was the former Abbeygreen Hall & Consulting Rooms. This 2 storey stone tenement building, adjacent to Abbeygreen may have once had the name ‘Bothwellview” on account of it facing northwards and perhaps being able to […]

Blantyre German Congregation – 1903

  UNIQUE SOCIAL—BLANTYRE EAST (GERMAN) CONGREGATION. Hamilton Advertiser on 3rd January 1903, reported on an event where a Blantyre minister made German immigrants in Blantyre feel more welcomed at New Year. It says, “On the 29th December 1902, Pastor Geyer engaged a large saloon carriage to bring all the Germans from Blantyre and Hamilton to […]