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The Halt Bar.

160 Woodlands Road, Glasgow. G3. Tel: 01413321210.

The Halt Bar

Halt Bar. 1991.

There's been a pub on this sit since at least 1875.

In 1896 Michael Dawson was landlord, he owned several pubs in the city including Kelvinhaugh Street, Dumbarton Road and one in Anderston Quay.

There's an old mirror in the premises advertising Archibald Campbell's Edinburgh Ales. The pub also has an unspoiled interior with a wood panelled snug, large u shaped bar counter, wooden dado and Lyncrusta wallpaper.

In 1936 Andrew Ross was licensee, he was not only a wine and spirit merchant, but traded as a brewers agent. His son also Andrew took control of Samuel Dows business.

Alexander Brother's at the Halt Bar 1977

The Alexander Brother's pouring pints at the Halt Bar 1977.

The Halt Bar Interior Jan 2015

The Halt Bar, January 2015.


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