NS5566 : Merkland Street

taken 10 years ago, near to Partick, Glasgow, Great Britain

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Merkland Street
Merkland Street
At Partick Railway & underground station. Note the pawnbroker's brass balls and the painted-on gable end 'bricked up' windows.

See the dramatically changed scene five years later NS5566 : 2014 Commonwealth Games murals, Partick.
2014 Commonwealth Games murals, Partick
A set of three giant sports themed murals on tenement gable ends at Vine Street, Partick. Painted by internationally renowned street artist Guido Van Helten LinkExternal link the graffiti style murals depict netball, field hockey and rugby sevens which are three of the sports on offer at the 2014 Commonwealth Games which will be held in Glasgow.

The same artist is responsible for the badminton mural at Wilson Street in the city centre LinkExternal link .
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Saturday, 20 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Monday, 22 September, 2008
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 556 665 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:52.2207N 4:18.5012W
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