Tag: priory place

1979 Priory Bar, Glasgow Road

The great photos keep coming! I’m quite confident this is the best photo I’ve seen of the former Priory Bar on Glasgow Road, so again its with thanks to Rob Gordon (the brother of the late Blantyre historian, Neil Gordon) for sharing the original colour image with me. It’s sincerely appreciated. This is of course, […]

The Priory Bar, Blantyre

From my book, “Blantyre Glasgow Road South – The Real Story” by Paul Veverka (c) 2017 Priory Place & The Priory Bar     Priory Place was a former 19th and 20th Century building situated at the eastern corner of Glasgow Road and Logan Street junction. It comprised primarily of a popular public house (named the […]

1932 Glasgow Road at Logan Street

Such a beautiful photograph. Pictured in 1932 is Glasgow Road.  A quiet scene with very little traffic. The tramlines are gone and the new modern leveled may have prompted taking this photograph. Families go about the daily business, shopping along the right hand side at the buildings between Logan Street and Church Street, known as […]