Glasgow M8

Collection by Alice Pigott

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Soul-destroying vandalism in Glasgow. construction, Charing Cross Only in Glasgow would the City Fathers approve of a motorway running through the city. Glasgow Scotland, Scotland Travel, Glasgow City, London History, Slums, Dundee, Newcastle, Great Britain, Old Photos

Soul-destroying vandalism in Glasgow. M8 construction, Charing Cross 1971

Escócia (Scotland), Glasgow - Charing Cross, c. acervo Old Postcards Of The Past Glasgow Scotland, Scotland Travel, Glasgow City Centre, Family History Book, Local History, Places Of Interest, Old Postcards, Old Photos, Country

Postcards of the Past - Vintage Postcards of Glasgow

A collection of old postcards of Glasgow.

Charing Cross in The Grand Hotel stands on the left, with St George's Cross Mansions in the distance. Lost in the greatest act of vandalism Scotland has ever seen - by Glasgow council. Glasgow Police, George Cross, Family History Book, Glasgow City, Glasgow Scotland, Saint George, Grand Hotel, Beautiful Buildings, Best Cities

In pictures: The changing face of Glasgow’s Charing Cross

FOR drivers it’s just another intersection on the M8 motorway. To Glaswegians, it’s a border line between the city centre and west end.

Have just put up some Springburn stuff in the past /present section if anyone wants a shufti. The Second City, 2nd City, Historic Aerials, Paisley Scotland, Urban Fabric, Rio Carnival, Sense Of Place, Slums, Dundee

glasgow from above | past, present and future - nick wright planning

Historic aerial photographs give a fascinating perspective on how places change over time – now all the more fascinating when compared with aerial photography from free mapping websites such as Live Search Maps or Google Maps. Scanning through aerial shots of Glasgow over the last 75 years in Glasgow from the Air by Carol Foreman […]

The Grand Hotel at Charing Cross is demolished in February Picture: Alan Milligan Glasgow Scotland, Scotland Travel, Family History Book, Glasgow City, Abandoned Buildings, Grand Hotel, Newcastle, Old Photos, Street View

In pictures: The changing face of Glasgow’s Charing Cross

FOR drivers it’s just another intersection on the M8 motorway. To Glaswegians, it’s a border line between the city centre and west end.

Plans hatched for new public park.on a roof covering Scotland's busiest motorway stretch (From Herald Scotland) Glasgow Scotland, Destruction, Old Photos, Paisley Scotland, Public, Roof Covering, How To Plan, Park, Ruin

50 years on, the motorway that changed Scotland

News reports said it was as important in Scottish communication history as the Forth Road Bridge, opened two months earlier.