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Gilbert T Bell

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Born and bred in Glasgow, my background has been in architecture and planning with a special interest in historic buildings and conservation. In recent years, however, my work has largely been in community education and local history. The history of Glasgow and its people has been and remains an abiding passion.

Gilbert T Bell has written the following TheGlasgowStory essays:

1830s to 1914 - Neighbourhoods: Springburn
Springburn began as a small weaving community, but the coming of the railways transformed it uniquel...
1950s to The Present Day - Neighbourhoods: Castlemilk
On the last laird's death it was said he had been Castlemilk and now it was "only a building". What...
1950s to The Present Day - Neighbourhoods: Springburn
By 1950 the Springburn area was home to around 35,000 people. High population density in a close-kn...

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