Listed below are some friends of Parkhead History:

Urban Glasgow    Glasgow site showing old and new photos and information
Glesga Pals  Glasgow site created by Wull McArthur on the history of Glasgow
Newlands Primary School  Great site about Newlands Primary School
My City Glasgow  Great site for interesting facts about Glasgow and links to other sites
Old Glasgow Pubs  Everything you want to know about the pubs in Glasgow
Renfrewshire Family History local history site with links to Tollcross Cemetery
libbywalker  Brilliant Glasgow Artist, if your looking for something a wee bit different i recommend you have a look at Libby’s site
Dead Famous Glasgow Fantastic site created by Gary Nisbet about some of the famous people who have lived and worked in Glasgow
Lost Glasgow Facebook Page for Lost Glasgow A site full of information and great photos of Glasgow past and present

Tales fae the East – A podcast project based in Glasgow’s East end (

Tales fae the East is a podcast, photography and outreach project about Glasgow’s East End. While the “East” represents a large part of the city,




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  1. Margharita McCallum

    my mother and her siblings all worked in Beardmores during 2nd world war. My mother was boring the barrels of long barrelled guns when despite her protective hat, a lock of her hair caught in the machinery. She was pulled up and over it and luckily lost her hair and not her life. 40 years later the hair that had grown back after the accident was still black while the rest was white. An odd result of the accident.


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