We were also in the Choir at Govan Parish church and in the B. He had a broken leg, but we cuddled and comforted him until someone with a car was found, hours later, to get him to the vets. Don't think I enjoyed my time at Govan High, who did but I remember the english teacher Johnny Duncan, Jock Reiburn maths , who was strict but gave me a good basic knowledge of algebra which stood me in good stead for my future in engineering. Photo cour… Govan Girls, Pearce Street in and The Last Car for Govan. There I was, short hair, snotty-nosed from crying and eating an ice cream cone. Princes' Dock, Glasgow. I lived at 73 Nethan Street, Govan. Does anyone remember the shop or have a picture of it in the background? I remember the days my sister and I would take part in the fair while we were in a dancing school, which was named Thompsons. Elderpark School in Govan. We used to prick our fingers to drop blood into the fish tank where the goldfish-sized piranhas were and watch them converge on the blood.
Farquhar … At the pond in Elder Park c s. Saturday afternoons were for the matinees at one of the four movie halls; Lyceum, Plaza, Elder and Vogue. The fair starts with the crowning the queen ceremony followed by a procession through the streets of Govan. Fairfield's Shipyard Crane at Govan. Page 1 of 2. He was lim, dark-haired and kind, probably in his 30s. I think he lived in Partick and had 2 little girls.
Toggle navigation. Every Christmas I was given a big pile of unsold comics and one day the woman gave me a bob - 12 big penny coins that filled my hand. I have 4 brothers Dave, Bobby, Shuggie, all born in Govan.. Govan Road, Govan. My dad was Boaby Rodgers he got knocked down and killed when I was 3 in and my mum was left a widow with 4 wee girls. It was fantastic we even had a large grass area to play such a great childhood. My mother, Elsie Walker lived with siblings; Edward, Betty, Beatrice and Edith in Belch Street, it was a small street with only one close and not one single Govan person I have ever met can remember it! We used to prick our fingers to drop blood into the fish tank where the goldfish-sized piranhas were and watch them converge on the blood. I used to go there with my Mum to Woolworths, they had shoe shops and everything you wanted. We would have concerts and the money raised would organise a trip to the seaside for the kids of the area. Nobody like them in the World. Town Hall, Govan. One day in the Summer, off we went to the Steamie, everybody went in, my Cousin and I stayed outside. My paternal grandfather was an engine keeper for the Phoenix Copper Works, and lived on Brighton Street.
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- I still have a picture in my mind of your father Guido, a very handsome man.
- I too, have fond memories of playing and performing small shows, and we all thought we could act.
- Years ago Govan was a brilliant shopping place.
- Farquhar … At the pond in Elder Park c s.
This gallery contains pictures of some of these Govanites. To add your own photos to this gallery email photo with as much details as possible to admin acumfaegovan. From Govan People. Govan People. Photo: Tony Creer citynoise. Ellen, Isabel and Sandra Caddell. The year saw her… William Farquhar, the last weaver to work in Govan, with a baby in a pram. Farquhar … At the pond in Elder Park c s. Elder Park opened on 27 June Photo and info … This is a picture of my dad and I believe Jacky Lawler. Phot… Pearce Street , Drummond and Caddell family. This group of small children have set out to enjoy… Elder Park St… Johnny Quigley F. Photo cour… Govan Girls, Pearce Street in and Photo courtes… Marti Cameron with his mum on fountain outside their home at 12 Greenwell Place …. Maybe from Govan. Photo courtesy of Mark Wr… Do you recognise anyone?
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Below are memories and stories about Govan posted by visitors to the site. Add your own memories or stories by clicking here. Memory says it was painted red but I might be wrong. I might have served you in the shop in the early 70s as a teenager. Does anyone remember the shop or have Olv picture of it in the background? Writing on behalf of my auntie. I am looking for the name of a barbers shop that was on Langlands Road at Helen street end. Owned by Harry Knop in the 40s.
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Photographs of the Govan region of Glasgow as it once was. Fairfield's Shipyard Crane at Govan. Saint Mary's Free Church in Govan.
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Govan Old Parish Church, also known as Govan Old Kirk, sitting on the banks of the River Clyde, Govan Glasgow. A demolition crane sits in front of a partially demolished tower block at Ibrox, near Govan in the south west of Glasgow. An Old Photograph Of Queen Street Station Glasgow Circa 's views An Old Photograph Of Queen Street Station Glasgow Circa 's: An Old View Of St Enoch Subway Station Glasgow views An Old View Of St Enoch Subway Station Glasgow: Argyle Street, Glasgow, postcard view. Old Govan Postcards Gallery. Town Hall, Govan: Water Row, Old Govan: YMCA Institute & Post Office: Govan Cross.