Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby DickyHart » Wed Mar 18, 2015 2:21 am

Remember the Tuxedo Princess, this her fate now you can buy her for a snip at £14million.

http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/nor ... ns-8861003
Is this gonna be a standup fight, sir, or another bughunt?
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby dazza » Wed Mar 18, 2015 9:08 am

DickyHart wrote:Remember the Tuxedo Princess, this her fate now you can buy her for a snip at £14million.

http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/nor ... ns-8861003


That's her sister ship, the Tuxedo Royale, Stevie. I was just looking at it at the weekend, funnily enough. The Tuxedo Princess was scrapped in Turkey in 2008.
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby Stuart_D » Wed Jun 03, 2015 9:31 am

Hi all,

Does anyone remember a band that used to play in the Three Pigeons, corner of Sauchiehall St/Granville St in the mid 80's? They did some parodies of songs like Yesterday, it became Leprosy, and the did one of Delilah. I thnk it would have been a Friday or Saturday night. They also had a wee American who played harmonica, i think he was called Charles??

Would be awesome if anyone could remember.
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Club

Postby Stuart_D » Wed Jun 03, 2015 9:37 am

big jon wrote:
HollowHorn wrote:Someone posted the name of this pub recently, but I've forgotten it again.
Circa 1980:
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Was this not the famous Panama Jacks??? as I remember from my late 80s nights out!!!

seem to remember it was pretty small inside with a u shaped layout floor plan bar in the middle and a
tiny dance floor.

And you took your life in your hands venturing down the clyde wal way any way druggys gadgies and wot not!!1 :)

John


Panama Jax, and the white building on the corner behind was Maxwell Plums
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby The Egg Man » Wed Jun 03, 2015 10:09 am

With Morrison's Bar (just) appearing on the ground floor of the SOGAT building.
I hear the people sing.
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby Stuart_D » Wed Jun 03, 2015 10:48 am

The Egg Man wrote:With Morrison's Bar (just) appearing on the ground floor of the SOGAT building.

And Scheme used to play in Maxwell Plums every Saturday afternoon. I got given a staff t-shirt and got free beer for collecting empty glasses and a share of staff taxi to a club about three blocks east?? cannot remember its name, or staff taxi home. For the life of me cannot remember the slogan on the t-shirt, but it mentioned Plums!! :-)
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby weasler » Wed Jun 03, 2015 3:04 pm

I seem to remember the pub below Panama Jax was called The Devils Advocate, spent many a Friday after work in there.
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby Doorstop » Thu Jul 23, 2015 4:38 pm

I like him ... He says "Okie Dokie!"
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby banjo » Fri Jul 24, 2015 8:58 am

aw naw...........the nightmares will be back .
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby dimairt » Sun Jul 26, 2015 7:53 pm

Good to see the old Mitre Bar sign at the pop-up bar in Tontine Lane yesterday at the Merchant City Festival. Perhaps Robert Pool might know where they got if from.

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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby rabmania » Sun Jul 26, 2015 9:17 pm

I think it's been there with the Douglas Gordon 'Empire' sign for a number of years now. Caged off recently, with the lane being gated.
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby beneld » Sun Jul 26, 2015 11:15 pm

The lane has only been gated off since start of 2013 . I posted about it then link
https://twitter.com/#!/ahaufstop
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby dimairt » Fri Sep 04, 2015 11:02 am

Good to see that the Strathmore on Maryhill Rd. is being refurbished, having been closed and up for sale for years. The owners did nothing to attract the potential new customers who had moved in across the road while their old customers moved away or died.

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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby RDR » Fri Sep 04, 2015 7:57 pm

Was a good Jags pub in it's day
He advocated for the weak against the strong, the poor against the rich and labour against capital.
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Re: Forgotten Pubs & Clubs in Glasgow

Postby banjo » Sat Sep 05, 2015 2:35 pm

talk in the rams head last week was it was the next wetherspoons.cant see that myself though.
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