Tag: tree

1900s Main Street

  A fantastic photo of Main Street, High Blantyre, taken around the first decade of the 1900’s. In the foreground, the tenement that still stands was JB Struthers Inn and the Masonic Lodge (long before the roughcast covered the stone). The Priestfield tree is MOST prominent in this photo, even in 1900, estimated as being […]

Tree is up and ready

Christmas tree was put up at Glasgow Road on Friday there. I’m pleased to say, my fellow Blantyre Community Committee members and I, along with several local Blantyre businesses have paid to upgrade the tree this year, making it nearly double the height of last years! Something we all hope is noticed as you drive […]