Paterson of Crail Street


Robert McMillan Paterson at the doorway of his groceries and provisions store at 61 Crail Street, Parkhead circa 1920.  Robert Paterson was in the dairy and grocery trade in Parkhead for forty years.  However owing to wartime conditions, he retired in 1941 to reside at Kirn, Dunoon, Argyleshire.  The Eastern Standard newspaper of 1944 reported that Mr. Paterson, late of 122 Main Street, Bridgeton was well known in the East End of Glasgow.

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  1. Alan Young

    I was born at 35 Crail St on the 24/6/1960 and this was my local shop photo brings back happy times living in Parkhead.


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