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PostPosted: Sat Nov 08, 2008 1:30 am    Post subject: Glasgow Streets, Roads & Avenues  Reply with quote Report this post to Mods

There are a lot of roads in Glasgow which are overlooked. But in order to get to where you are going you will have either walked or traveled on the roads of Glasgow. Some will have seen a lot of changes over the years whilst others will have been the same for a number of years.

When you are out and about why not take some photos of Glasgow's Roads.

M8 at Easterhouse Train Station









Main Street, Baillieston



Springboig Road



Kerrera Road, Barlanark



Edinburgh Road, Baillieston



Junction of Hallhill Road at Budhill


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 09, 2008 8:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Report this post to Mods

M8 at BAR L.........



Edmiston Dr.

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Report this post to Mods

You can see my old house in the first one fastnet.

Gartcraig Road.

Also the famous Bankend Street where the Ice Cream Wars resulted in the deaths of members of the Doyle Family.

Was it taken from the Cranhill Flats
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alex..............yes it was.

although not inside the flats.

i was lucky enough to go up on a hoist outside them this summer.
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PostPosted: Sun Nov 16, 2008 9:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Report this post to Mods

M8 from the canal



Argyle Street at Finnieston



Posted edited to correct my mistake in calling Argyle Street Dumbarton Road
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PostPosted: Sun Nov 16, 2008 11:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Report this post to Mods

Alex Glass wrote:

Dumbarton Road at Finnieston



Argyle Street  
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I am sooooo embarrassed Alan I am going to edit the post but make a note of apology
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 17, 2008 10:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Report this post to Mods

But that begs the question and I got involved in it on another forum, Alex.

Where does Argyle Street become Dumbarton Road ?

I always thought it was up by the Kelvin Hall where Argyle Street and Suchiehall Street came together, but that's the memory of a ten year old who left Glasgow for Australia in 1960 !

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tombro wrote:
But that begs the question and I got involved in it on another forum, Alex.

Where does Argyle Street become Dumbarton Road ?

I always thought it was up by the Kelvin Hall where Argyle Street and Suchiehall Street came together, but that's the memory of a ten year old who left Glasgow for Australia in 1960 !

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It's either side of Partick Bridge at the Kelvin Hall, which carried the road over
the Kelvin.



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PostPosted: Mon Nov 17, 2008 9:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Report this post to Mods

The silly thing is I do know that Dumbarton Road starts further up the road but for some reason I had a mental block and had it in my head that Dumbarton Road some how starts nearer to the City Centre  


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