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> Georges Cross, the shops on the corners.
cowcaddens kid
post 7th Apr 2008, 11:04pm
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Hi just been looking at a old tram photo of junction of St Georges Rd, with New city road and Great western road corners in picture , At new city road it was Wood and Selbys store and D M Hoey.
other corners Masseys at junction of maryhill road,
My question is what was the other big shop on great western road at Georges road , i remember this area in late 1950, early 60s before the motorway went through taking a lot of this bit away, tram picture was on National tram museum site at Crich . Anyone help or remember -its one of those niggling ones at the back of my mind

I hope you can help.

Thanks for listening Gee
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post 4th Sep 2012, 09:26am
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Thanks for putting all these photos online! really enjoyed looking through them.

I moved to St Georges cross a few years ago and love to see how things used to be. have recently been told what i know as china town used to be a circus!

I have recently been in a shop in the Buchanan Galleries that sells the work of John Boyd. Must have been 60 different paintings showing Glasgow back in the tram days. definitely worth a look.
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- cowcaddens kid   Georges Cross   7th Apr 2008, 11:04pm
- - Heather   Hi Cowcaddens Kid meet another Cowcaddens kid. I...   7th Apr 2008, 11:56pm
- - stuarty   was it no dallas,es and it was very expensive or w...   8th Apr 2008, 12:24am
- - Elma   I still have the bookcase that I chose from Wood a...   8th Apr 2008, 01:50am
- - murn   Did you try the Mitchell Library, has lots of imag...   8th Apr 2008, 03:11am
- - cowcaddens kid   Thanks everybody- esp. Murn -i had a rare time on ...   12th Apr 2008, 05:35pm
- - Dimairt   Cowcaddens Kid, Wood and...   27th May 2008, 12:25pm
- - Dimairt   Sorry about that last post, here's the other p...   27th May 2008, 12:28pm
- - cowcaddens kid   Hi thanks for the answers and the photos are excel...   24th Jul 2008, 10:58pm
- - *James*   Opposite Wood and selby on st georges road amd gre...   5th Mar 2010, 08:58pm
|- - DaneyMc   QUOTE (*James* @ 5th Mar 2010, 09:15pm) O...   17th Mar 2010, 10:56am
|- - *jim*   QUOTE (DaneyMc @ 17th Mar 2010, 12:13pm) ...   29th Jun 2010, 10:00pm
- - Jupiter   In the picture taken from the roof if you look alo...   17th Mar 2010, 11:55am
- - edwardo   hi Cowcaddens boy My mother worked in wood and sel...   22nd Sep 2010, 07:38pm
- - Guest   Thanks for putting all these photos online! re...   4th Sep 2012, 09:26am
- - Guest   QUOTE (*jim* @ 29th Jun 2010, 10:08pm) Th...   26th Jul 2015, 10:33pm
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|- - prince21   QUOTE (norrie123 @ 29th Jan 2018, 12:11am...   29th Jan 2018, 11:19am
- - Dykejumper   Wood and Selbys were on both corners.   29th Jan 2018, 11:28pm
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