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The Ruchill Tavern.

97 Ruchill Street, Ruchill, Glasgow.


Ruchill Tavern

The Ruchill Tavern. 1991.

Opened in April 1965 by Beechwood Taverns Ltd. The licence holder then was Robert Porter and managed by Joseph Robb and his wife Netta. The pub was then known as the Gimlet, it consisted of an attractive lounge bar which could hold 50 people, a spacious public bar and an off-sales department.

The Ruchill tavern has now been demolished to make way for a new housing estate.

Gimlet interior

Mrs Netta Robb and Mr Joseph Robb, manageress and manager of the Gimlet. 1965.

Gimlet interior1

Interior view of the lounge bar, Gimlet. 1965.



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