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Hi all!!

Sharon (thats an unusual name... :twisted: ) your site is excellent!! Since reading about the Central's low level and other unused stations I find myself increasingly drawn to stare into the blackness and point them out to everyone whilst on one of these trains!! It really is getting embarassing! :o...
by crusty_bint
Fri Jan 30, 2004 1:32 pm
 
Forum: Glasgow Chat (Coffee Lounge)
Topic: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Replies: 2719
Views: 759158

It's all coming back to me...

There is a tunnel near Old Shettleston Rd on the wasteland behind the Scottish Power building. It was some time ago now that I saw it but it may have ran parallell with the road. It was a large square opening cut into the ground and faced with brick. At the time I saw it, it was flooded, but you cou...
by crusty_bint
Fri Jan 30, 2004 12:28 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Tunnel under Bothwell St???
Replies: 324
Views: 181118

I was thinking about that as I was writing my last reply. I remember playing round about it as a child in the eighties . It was boarded up then and being built atop the steep west embankment with all those old trees. The burn there also emerged from a tunnel (which seems to be a popular theme in the...
by crusty_bint
Fri Jan 30, 2004 12:08 am
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Where is/was Egypt?
Replies: 16
Views: 27214

Tunnel under Bothwell St???

Has anyone ever worked in Dial House on Bothwell St? For those who havn't, it's at the western end of Bothwell St, the last building, just behind the Eagle Building. Anywho, It was built in the late fifties for BT (still part of the GPO at the time), to house the central processor for the west of Sc...
by crusty_bint
Thu Jan 29, 2004 8:06 pm
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Tunnel under Bothwell St???
Replies: 324
Views: 181118

Re: Where is/was Egypt?

I remember there was a place in the east end called Egypt, I tried looking in a street directory for it, but couldn't find it - anyone? Seamey Living in Shettleston (although I've moved on since... far away ...far, far away!) I recall in a local freepaper (the Gen or East End Independant) printing ...
by crusty_bint
Thu Jan 29, 2004 4:20 pm
 
Forum: Hidden Glasgow Projects
Topic: Where is/was Egypt?
Replies: 16
Views: 27214
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