Tag: wages building

1970s The Counting House

A lovely photo of the “Counting House” or also known as “The Wages Building”, at Blantyre Village Works, near the David Livingstone Centre. Likely taken in the 1970’s, this Summer scene looks idyllic with what is certainly a very distinctive building for Blantyre. Originally part of a longer building, this is what remains today. Here, […]

1963 Livingstone Memorial Bridge

Sent in from Alistair Hastings whose grandfather took this photo in  March 1963. From a vantage point near the David Livingstone Centre turnstiles, is a view over to the old Wages building. This is from Blantyre looking over to the Bothwell side of the River Clyde. To the right is the former David Livingstone Bridge. (the […]