Tag: st Josephs primary school

Sign of the Times

How strange this photo looks. Back in 2011, this photo was taken from Glasgow Road by local man Jim Brown. The more observant of you will notice that there’s something strange going on here, with the sign clearly saying “David Livingstone Memorial Primary School”, yet the school is most definitely St Joseph’s Primary School! Of […]

St Josephs School huts

  By 1929, the old St Joseph’s School building on Glasgow Road, facing up Stonefield Road was becoming so crowded with pupils, an expansion of St Josephs was planned. To cope with the overcrowding prevailing in St. Joseph’s R.C. School, Blantyre, it was the intention of the Education Authority in the late 1920’s to erect a more […]