Tag: main street

2000 Main Street

Here’s a good photo of High Blantyre Main Street taken around 2000. This was before resurfacing and re-kerbing took place and you may recognise some shops no longer there. Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said: Margo Clayton If the blue sign is 256 Main Street, […]

Mind the Gap

Who remembers the former gap between buildings on High Blantyre main Street near Blakelys? These photos from 2000 show the old billboard that once sat so prominently on Main Street. The gap was closed over in post Millennium years with the building of a brick 2 storey building (not very pretty I have to admit) […]

2000 Main Street

Next, a couple of photos of Main Street from the year 2000. Looking west along the street, a busy scene with car parked on the street before the parking bays were added. The scene is quite familiar otherwise. And also, at that same location looking the opposite way. Do you remember McDade’s Licensed Grocers and […]