SAW047899 SCOTLAND (1952).  Glasgow, general view, showing Broad Street and East Waterloo Street. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing north-west.


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    Title [SAW047899] Glasgow, general view, showing Broad Street and East Waterloo Street. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing north-west.
    Reference SAW047899
    Date 1952
    Canmore Collection item 1297843
    Place name
    Parish GLASGOW (CITY OF GLASGOW)
    District CITY OF GLASGOW
    Region
    Country SCOTLAND
    Easting / Northing 260870,  664350
    Longitude / Latitude -4.2227498315276,  55.852274566216
    National Grid Reference NS609644
    Image size (px)
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     St Mary's Primary School on Forbes Street in Calton. The main school building was designed by J L Cowan and built between 1911 and 1913. Unusually the school ROOF was used as a playground area by pupils - if you look closely at the photo you can see the children playing on the ground AND the roof, The school closed in 1990 due to falling numbers and need for extensive repairs. The building was demolished soon afterwards.

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