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Excelent the Fossil
Or should we call you Sargent Fossil :D
by cumbo
Wed Mar 24, 2004 12:14 am
 
Forum: Glasgow Chat (Coffee Lounge)
Topic: Spare change, any spare change ...
Replies: 10
Views: 5112

Rrottenrow:route de roi -The kings route or road
:vicus ratonum-street of rats
Either way the name came about,king or rat it's a good name for a maternity hospital and I am proud to have been born there.
by cumbo
Tue Mar 23, 2004 5:43 pm
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: The Rottenrow
Replies: 20
Views: 24295

Bing sings!! :D
by cumbo
Sat Mar 20, 2004 8:06 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: OS Piller
Replies: 25
Views: 24634

back to the bricks not much happening on top. A mixture of old and new that would indicate a repair job of some sort.I recon it's all under the soil I think It might be a water store of some sort given it's local to the big hoose. If you are in the area take a look up the hill behind the flag pole a...
by cumbo
Fri Mar 19, 2004 12:04 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Queens Park
Replies: 76
Views: 36682

When the plans were originaly shown I thought it was a non starter
The foundations were huge and it would disturb the underground at St Enoch.
by cumbo
Wed Mar 17, 2004 11:49 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Glasgow Tower St Enoch's Square
Replies: 11
Views: 6261

You have a 7 year old wife?
right thats it Metro letters page!
by cumbo
Wed Mar 17, 2004 11:43 am
 
Forum: Random Distractions
Topic: ON MY DESK
Replies: 53
Views: 15198

Went yesterday, well worth the free entry!
I was excelent , make the effort, go now!
by cumbo
Wed Mar 17, 2004 11:00 am
 
Forum: Forum Archive
Topic: Turner; The Burrell; 19 Feb - 23 May 2004
Replies: 3
Views: 3462

I spoke to a bloke from Parkhead He used to play a game going home from work on the bus. He would count the number of Al Jolsons spray painted on walls,his record was 18 he thinks
I'm still not convinced that it was the same person as our busker friend,
any more ideas?
by cumbo
Wed Mar 17, 2004 10:54 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Al Jolson
Replies: 41
Views: 36637

Queens park??

Dee you may have a point The Germans had thought that Queens Park looked strange on photos taken from the air. the contours looked man made.They may have thought it was a factory or storage.It was regularly bombed during the second world war.The streets behind Camphill had a few direct hits.Some of ...
by cumbo
Wed Mar 17, 2004 10:41 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Queens Park
Replies: 76
Views: 36682

Good photos the Fossel From my geography days.I think they are called trig pillers or markers, something to do with mesurement using triangulation,that leads on to geometary not my subject! there is one up on the Cathkin Braes I think they are usualy in areas over a certain sea leaval. What was the ...
by cumbo
Sun Mar 14, 2004 1:50 pm
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: OS Piller
Replies: 25
Views: 24634

al jolson

Excelent reserch Modern Fossel Halfway to Paradise was excelent friday night just after the pub viewing The guy who presented it was a Glasgow actor and he presented the show like he was the bouncer on a club door. But what was his name???? Thank you for rembering this program and helping me retrace...
by cumbo
Sun Mar 14, 2004 12:17 pm
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Al Jolson
Replies: 41
Views: 36637

Hate to admit it but i've got every episode of Taggart on Video
sad eh ?
by cumbo
Sun Mar 14, 2004 12:35 am
 
Forum: Glasgow Chat (Coffee Lounge)
Topic: Who’s been in Taggart?
Replies: 45
Views: 13534

Al Jolson

I don't think he did sing!
I thought it was a mime.He had a tape recorder and a trilby hat to collect the money I think Avril Patton may have painted him In her Barras Painteing that hangs In the Peoples Palace
Anyone remember??
There are a few Glasgow nutters in that Painting .
by cumbo
Sat Mar 13, 2004 8:31 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Al Jolson
Replies: 41
Views: 36637

"Glasgow City Of Love"
I think that was just an excuse to put a big wheel in George Sq
by cumbo
Wed Mar 10, 2004 5:51 pm
 
Forum: Glasgow Chat (Coffee Lounge)
Topic: Glasgow Slogans
Replies: 22
Views: 7626

At present the fruit market is being renovated as part of the ongoing work next door at the city halls(new rehersal rooms for one of the BBC orchestras).I dare say you could go in for a wee look a no one Keep guard (Albion street Entrance) I Have spoken with a Glasgow veg merchant he tells me there ...
by cumbo
Wed Mar 10, 2004 10:21 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: prison cells under fruit market
Replies: 9
Views: 6291
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