Listing in this category: History

Strathclyde Fire Preservation Society

Historical view of fire engines used within Glasgow and surrounding areas from the 1960s onwards.

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Glasgow and West of Scotland Family History Society

Meetings, publications, library holdings, contact details.

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Glasgow Directory of 1787

Lists of merchants, manufacturers and traders in 1787. The introduction features historical anecdotes and a who's-who of Glasgow at that time.

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Drumchapel and its History

A history of Drumchapel and surrounding areas, including the estates of Garscadden and Drumry.

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Glasgow History of Aligned Sites

An archaeology site, detailing the pattern of prehistoric sites of interest in and around the Glasgow area.

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Sunny Govan

History of Govan along with features that include archives, classifieds, message boards, On This Day, places, and Where Are You Now?

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Calton Tongs

The history of Calton, the oldest area in Glasgow.

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Baillieston.com

Origin of Baillieston, Garrowhill, Barrachnie, Swinton, Broomhouse, and Bargeddie street names. Local essays and books about Baillieston's past, Bannerman High School, the mystery of the Murals, and the Romans.

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Old Glasgow Club

An historical Club founded in 1900 for anyone interested in Glasgow and its people.

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Greater Pollok Heritage Group

Archive photographs, art and memories of the social history of the Greater Pollok area in Glasgow, Scotland.

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