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Postby Fossil » Sun May 23, 2004 9:21 pm

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Postby Gazzathecoigne » Sun May 23, 2004 10:44 pm

Nice pics mate. In the old one of Central Station, looking at the top of the window it looks closed?! Probably just the poor lighting due to the weather though?
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Postby rosco » Sun May 23, 2004 11:55 pm

looks like they've lopped off the top two stories of the building on the corner in the central st. one
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Postby Fossil » Mon May 24, 2004 12:10 am

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Postby Ronnie » Mon May 24, 2004 10:26 am

The Modern Fossil wrote:I wish I had a camera and a time machine


Looks like you've got both now! (He said breaking his self-imposed silence. The nonsense is now officially resumed.)
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Postby Fossil » Mon May 24, 2004 10:40 am

welcome back Ronnie :)

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Postby Ronnie » Mon May 24, 2004 10:44 am

Thanks, Mr. F. Good to be back. 8)
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Postby cumbo » Mon May 24, 2004 10:48 am

More of that kind of thing...Did you take the black and whites as well? :D
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Postby Fossil » Mon May 24, 2004 10:55 am

cumbo wrote:More of that kind of thing...Did you take the black and whites as well? :D



:) Cheeky cant :wink:

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Postby turbozutek » Mon May 24, 2004 1:36 pm

Ronnie wrote:
The Modern Fossil wrote:I wish I had a camera and a time machine


Looks like you've got both now! (He said breaking his self-imposed silence. The nonsense is now officially resumed.)


Why the self imposed silence Ronnie ?

:?:

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Postby Ronnie » Mon May 24, 2004 2:47 pm

turbozutek wrote:Why the self imposed silence Ronnie ?

:?:

Chris...


Since you asked this in public, I'll reply in public. I was (and to some extent still am) annoyed by the amount of off topic material in the threads, and by the aggressive manner of some posters, particularly when replying to the comments of other forum members. Sharon has recently requested that we should "behave and be nice", and I wonder if that was inspired by similar feelings about ill-mannered posts. If people respect Sharon's request, and if the signal-to-noise ratio improves, I will be happy to continue reading, posting and taking part in outings.
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Postby turbozutek » Mon May 24, 2004 2:57 pm

Ronnie wrote:Since you asked this in public, I'll reply in public. I was (and to some extent still am) annoyed by the amount of off topic material in the threads, and by the aggressive manner of some posters, particularly when replying to the comments of other forum members. Sharon has recently requested that we should "behave and be nice", and I wonder if that was inspired by similar feelings about ill-mannered posts. If people respect Sharon's request, and if the signal-to-noise ratio improves, I will be happy to continue reading, posting and taking part in outings.
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So... You were in the huff ?

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I asked in public because you first mentioned it in public. I had no idea you had taken a vow of silence for a bit.

If you have specific issues with persons / people / etc then please PM me or Sharon.. No need to suffer in silence!

As explained before this site is not just about Glasgow... This is a community - now and again we might talk about things outside of Glasgow - that's not off topic, it's just not about Glasgow.

You may have noticed the new 'Be Nice' rule seems to be working well over the past couple of weeks, don't you think ?

Be annoyed no longer good sir!! Tell us [by PM] the problem and we will address it!!

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Postby escotregen » Mon May 24, 2004 3:05 pm

Fossil,
It's funny the odd wee coincidences in life. I got chatting recently to one of our older neighbours and found out for the first time that tramcars used to come up our way in Burnside, then you show an old photograph of one going down Stonelaw Road. The neighbour also mentioned that WW2 brick bomb shelters were built in our Road. That and then seeing your photograph reminds me that in the photograph on the left hand side, the farthest back of the light coloured houses was hit by a Nazi bomb and about one third demolished during a raid aimed at Cambuslang steel works. I'm sure I could come up with some more mind-boogling minutie if I tried
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Postby james73 » Mon May 24, 2004 5:12 pm

turbozutek wrote:As explained before this site is not just about Glasgow... This is a community - now and again we might talk about things outside of Glasgow - that's not off topic, it's just not about Glasgow.


Yep, like these: :wink:

Kilmacolm

Kilmacolm Station - January 1983
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Kilmacolm Station - 2002
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Bridge of Weir

Bridge of Weir Station - January 1983
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Bridge of Weir Station - March 2003
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Bridge of Weir Station - April 2003
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Houston

Houston Station - January 1983
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Houston Station - 2002
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Paisley

Paisley Canal Station - January 1983
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Paisley Canal - 2003
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Postby Gazzathecoigne » Tue May 25, 2004 6:30 am

Amazing to think of so mutch change, in sutch a short space of time?

Nice pics folks.
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