History of the area

Caption: The Fire Station building on St. George's Road was converted in to 16 flats in 1988. It once housed fire fighters and their families.The Association’s area of operation stretches from Dundasvale in Glasgow’s city centre outwards, along the Forth and Clyde Canal towards Ruchill and the North West.

It covers some of the city’s most historic sites and evidence of its industrial heritage can be seen across the area.

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Caption: Clarendon PlaceIn this section of the website we want to highlight some of our communities’ historic roots – recent and distant.  

Do you have any photographs, childhood memories, stories or information you’d like to share? Please get in touch. We’re interested in news from any era.

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Caption: Forth and Clyde CanalInterested in local history?

If you have a passion for the past, there are lots of resources you can tap into.  Here are a few on your doorstep:

Mitchell Library - www.mitchelllibrary.org

The Glasgow Story - www.theglasgowstory.com

Forth & Clyde Canal - www.scottishcanals.co.uk