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Glasgow"s cinemas of the past

Glasgow"s cinemas of the past

a heritage trail

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Published by Strathclyde Heritage in Glasgow .
Written in English


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StatementStrathclyde Heritage.
ContributionsStrathclyde Heritage.
The Physical Object
Pagination[17]p. :
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14300606M

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Parkhead Heritage Parkhead began as a small weaving village positioned at the junction of Great Eastern Road and Westmuir Street. Great Eastern Road was an extension of Gallowgate from Glasgow Cross and extended along Tollcross Road. The lands of Tollcross are very ancient and were in the past owned by the Corbett family, and later [ ]. Cinema locations and movie times in the New Glasgow area. New movies this week, movie ratings, trailers and user reviews.

Old Glasgow pubs are more than just drinking establishments. They are historic landmarks, the focal points for special occasions. In the past, the meeting places for the city’s merchants, tobacco lords and many Glasgow societies. The oldest established businesses in the city are pubs, occupying prominent sites throughout the city.   Posted Febru by Past Glasgow Photo (C): Sourced from Virtual Mitchell and reproduced with the kind permission of Glasgow City Archives. This 18th century tobacco merchant’s villa had recently had that ugly mansard roof added when this photograph was taken in


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8 Aug - Whether it's the ABC or the Coliseum, Glasgow had more than it's share of great cinemas. See more ideas about Glasgow, Glasgow scotland and Cinema pins. Old Glasgow Past & Present, Glasgow, United Kingdom. 22K likes. This page I dedicated to displaying old pictures of various parts of glasgow, after a very tough search I have found hundreds, and has Followers: 23K.

No book on the sporting history of Glasgow could ignore the Ibrox Disaster and the tragedy of Stairway 13 in is given sensitive coverage. Glasgow has also produced some of the country's best boxers and Times Past gives men like Benny Lynch and Jim Watt Reviews: 3.

Barr is a veritable fount of knowledge when it comes to the history of Glasgow’s cinemas. His own website,is a rich resource of old photos and facts about these often.

All the information about the cinemas, is from the book by Bruce Peter, " Years of Glasgows Amazing Cinemas" Astoria 67 Possil rd Astoria Cinema, 67 Possil rd, nmcn astoria cinema possil rd nmcn by norrie1, on Flickr Astoria Cinema 67 Possil rd, photo by Glasgow city Archives astoria cinema bairds brae mitchell by norrie1, on Flickr.

Hi Pals, I am indebted to Chris Doak for giving me information to some of the shots that had no ID, some were his and others were by Glasgow City Archives,all the information re opening owners, etc of cinemas was from the Bruce Peter book, Years of Glasgows Amazing Cinemas.

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The book, by Glasgow native Gordon Adams, gives a fascinating account of the growth of the region, illustrated by images showing landmarks in the far. Here we take a nostalgic look back at Scotland’s art deco cinemas. The Coliseum in Eglinton Street, Glasgow was the venue for the city’s first showing of a talking picture – Alfred Hitchcock’s Blackmail, the first all-talkie British : Maggie Mallon.

Glasgow, past and present, illustrated in Dean of Guild Court reports and in the reminiscences and communications of Senex, Aliquis, J.B., etcPages:   Glasgow A History Hardcover – Decem Glasgow's Miles Better' campaign to its use in gritty film and TV productions, as well as its ability to look at the past and preserve the best of the old, while producing some of the most startling modern architecture outside of London.

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Name: Keith David. Born: 4th June in Harlem, New York, USA. Credits include: Platoon, Crash, Mr. & Mrs. Smith Reason for visiting Glasgow: Keith David was in Glasgow in filming for the movie Cloud Atlas, which will be released in UK cinemas this was spotted filming the scene mentioned before on this blog in which Glasgow is doubling for s San Francisco, along.

THIS week we travel back to the late 12th and early 13th century to see how Glasgow went from a small settlement of Christians to a growing presence in Scotland. With Bishop Jocelin having greatly enlarged the church dedicated to St Kentigern, and with Glasgow acknowledged as a diocese in its own right, the latter years of the 12th century were something of a boom time for the town.

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This theatre is equipped with assistive listening devices (ALD) in its auditoriums. ALDs are not captioning. They merely amplify the sound for guests that are hard of hearing.