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Postby Fossil » Thu May 13, 2004 8:30 pm

Not really a sign.
More a leaflet on a office wall :wink:
Sorry it's a bit blurry. Shaky hand. :?
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Postby gap74 » Sat May 15, 2004 1:00 am

How about this, from an old shower room next to an abandoned dressing room in the Odeon Renfield St....

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Postby turbozutek » Sat May 15, 2004 2:18 am

I WANT TO ADOPT A BEAVER!!!!!

Hmmm...

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Postby nodrog » Mon May 17, 2004 10:19 am

Now, Cranworth Street just up behind Byres Road.

Couple of nice street signs:

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A similar-style sign for the tenement block itself:
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And most puzzlingly, evidence that the entire street has been renumbered at some point in the past!

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I thought at first the '2' of 27 was just no longer visible, but then I saw this one:


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Going from being number 2 to number 50 is quite a jump!
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Postby nodrog » Mon May 17, 2004 11:15 pm

Three generations of street sign on one corner:

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Can anyone beat that?

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Postby Fossil » Tue May 18, 2004 7:20 pm

What I want to know is...What kind of animals do they have :?: :!: 8O

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Slimfast yum yum
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Postby martin » Tue May 18, 2004 7:30 pm

The Modern Fossil wrote:What I want to know is...What kind of animals do they have :?: :!: 8O

Tiny giraffes!
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Postby kn0wledge » Tue May 18, 2004 8:12 pm

Beavers.
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Postby red_kola » Tue May 18, 2004 9:32 pm

kn0wledge wrote:Beavers.


Tarantulas was all I could get out of a work colleague who booked it. I guess that must have been the largest animal present.... They *were* cagey...
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Postby DickyHart » Wed May 19, 2004 9:43 am

I have booked the mini zoo before for my work, they got big hairy spiders 8O rabbits, guinea pigs,rats loads of small animals, they have a chimp, which spat on one of my group, (the b*stard) after I stopped laughing I asked how he was:? They got a couple of snakes and lizards and stuff,
I tell you something its not cheap to hire.
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Postby duncan » Thu May 20, 2004 7:52 pm

on a railway bridge in Partick:

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Postby Sharon » Fri May 21, 2004 7:43 am

Which reminds me Duncan, i have a bunch of photos like that too, and a new thread for "Makers Marks" is needed methinks!
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Postby nodrog » Sat May 22, 2004 9:14 pm

Another shot of the Grieve building on Sauchiehall St:
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and on of the rather nice Griffin sign I'd never noticed before!

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Postby duncan » Mon May 24, 2004 9:24 pm

couple of art nouvea signs from I think St Vincent Street:

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Postby AMcD » Mon May 24, 2004 9:27 pm

Dunc, Is that the old Scottish Power/Thus building in Waterloo Street ?
I'm sure I queue for the bus at night next to those stylish letters.
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