Past Present – Napiershall Street

Thanks to ‘dimairt’ and his suggestion I have a look at the 1979 Jimmy Boyle film ‘A Sense of Freedom‘ for stuff filmed around my area, I present a special themed Past Present…

First up, top of Napiershall Street, c.1974 and now (‘then’ pic courtesy of David Warrilow):

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Now, some ‘then’ shots screencapped from the 1979 film ‘A Sense of Freedom’:
Looking along Henderson St:

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Looking down Napiershall St; Henderson St on right:

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Shops on Napiershall St:

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Tenement stairs on Napiershall St (:

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Towards Maryhill Rd & community centre:

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Community hall on Maryhill Rd with older doors, made up to look like a cinema:

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Shops under community hall on Maryhill Rd:

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Originally published on the Hidden Glasgow Forums here:
http://www.hiddenglasgow.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=681&p=110609…

About Gordon Barr

Old buildings fan, ex-scientist, software dev, old cinemas buff, occasional boffin & cow-wrangler. Too many books, too few bookshelves.
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