Where I Was Born

A Memory of Barrhead

Looking at the photo, the large building to the left was known as Moni's building when I was born there in 1957. My grandpa (Wullie Gray) lived just to the right of the Co-Op building shown at number 17/19 Paisley Road. He would have been 18 when this was taken. I believe the Co-Op is a Fumeral Parlour now but Moni's buiding is still there.

great photo

Regards Wullie Gray

A memory shared by Wullie Gray , on Mar 21st, 2008.

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