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JR Reid Printers, Blantyre

From the illustrated social history book…research paid for & compiled by Paul Veverka “Blantyre – Glasgow Road, The Real Story” by Paul Veverka (c) 2016 – 2018. JR Reid Printers    J.R.Reid Printers was a former printing business based on Glasgow Road. Starting as an apprentice Compositor (typesetter) with the Hamilton Advertiser in 1964, John […]

1979 Herbertson Street

  Back to 1979 and Glasgow Road again, this time at its junction with the former Herbertson Street. A photo from James McGuire’s Collection showing the old co-op halls which were clearly at the end of their lives. For a time before this Blantyre & Whitehill Accies took over the upstairs part of the derelict […]