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Gorbals Architecture

Tonight, I am providing information a prospective tour itinerary covering Glasgow’s Gorbals district and environs.

First stop at the People’s Palace (1898) on Glasgow Green. Latter comprises a museum focused on the social history of Glasgow with a winter gardens attached which is home to exotic plants and a cafe.

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Allan Pinkerton with Abraham Lincoln.

This evening, I am providing information on Scotsman, Allan Pinkerton (1819-1884) who emigrated to the United States and later founded the  Pinkerton National Detective Agency. The agency’s well-known motto was “We never sleep”.

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P S Waverley at Science Centre, Glasgow, Scotland.

This evening, I am providing information on an iconic paddle steamer, Waverley which is usually based at Glasgow in S.W.Scotland. This ship has a long history, viz:

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