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Nelson Street, City, 1899

Nelson Street, City, 1899

Photographer: Thomas Annan & Sons

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1868

Shelfmark: L.R.404.g.8

Item number: 46

Length: 17.2

Width: 22.2

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

This street is so named in honour of Lord Nelson. In his introduction to 'The Old Closes And Streets Of Glasgow' William Young explains that the newly acquired right "to alter and reconstruct several of the more densely built areas of the city...would remove many old and interesting landmarks."

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