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Merchant Steeple

Postby Fossil » Wed Aug 29, 2007 10:28 am

Merchant Steeple
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Postby Fossil » Wed Aug 29, 2007 6:46 pm

Here's a few pictures on from the Merchant Steeple


Crusty will fill you all in later of the history of this part of Glasgow, with thanks to those that helped with this visit

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Postby Sharon » Wed Aug 29, 2007 7:37 pm

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I'm supruised i managed to take any photos at all, given the terror of the ladders!!! But the views were worth the trauma.
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Postby Fossil » Wed Aug 29, 2007 7:44 pm

Just one of the many ladders
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Postby Smartalex » Wed Aug 29, 2007 7:48 pm

You guys sure are on the up, More towers in the last week than ever. 8)

Smashing Pics, look forward to more. :D
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Postby McShad » Wed Aug 29, 2007 8:07 pm

On the 3rd stroke, the time will be wrong...

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Postby Fossil » Wed Aug 29, 2007 8:46 pm

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Postby Pgcc93 » Wed Aug 29, 2007 9:13 pm

Fossil wrote:Dong


Pull the other one ::):


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Inside the Briggiat Clock Tower

Postby Alex Glass » Sat Sep 01, 2007 12:23 am

Here are a couple from inside the tower.

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Re: Inside the Briggiat Clock Tower

Postby crusty_bint » Sat Sep 01, 2007 10:44 am

I wondered if this was a housing for a pendulum but haven't been able to find any info to confirm or denounce that theory - any experts here?

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Anywho, some of mine:

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Postby MotoMad » Sat Sep 01, 2007 12:08 pm

Thats cool as 8)
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Views from the Briggait Clock Tower

Postby Alex Glass » Mon Sep 03, 2007 9:00 pm

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Nautical College, Gorbals

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Former College of Building and Printing?

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The Bridge

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Postby cumbo » Mon Sep 03, 2007 9:37 pm

What a great set Alex :D
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Postby Mori » Mon Sep 03, 2007 9:57 pm

Aye nice pics alex thanks, my son went to the nautical college and done his engineering degree there.

Didnt realise they had a small jetty at the back of the college, i imagine they use it for training purposes. :)
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Postby Dexter St. Clair » Mon Sep 03, 2007 10:09 pm

Mori wrote:Aye nice pics alex thanks, my son went to the nautical college and done his engineering degree there.

Didnt realise they had a small jetty at the back of the college, i imagine they use it for training purposes. :)


if you had used the SEARCH button you'd realise it was used for transporting slaves.
They were rowed across from the Mart. Street tunnel.

http://www.hiddenglasgow.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=440&highlight=slaves
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