1. What once lay beneath the Red Road Flats in Glasgow?

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    “If I had to describe my life in the flats - I would say it was heaven to start with but ended up hell” says John, a former resident of the Plean Street high rise flats in Yoker, as he summarises his 20 years living there. One of the first residents to move into the flats in the mid 1960s, he and his mother had been decanted from Cowcaddens in slum clearances by Glasgow Corporation...

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  3. From the Disappearing Glasgow Project - disappearing-glasgow.com

    "Dalmarnock was forgot about, it’s layed derelict for years and years and no-one bothered about us. You could see money being poured into other areas, but Dalmarnock was always forgot about." As she stood outside her groundlevel flat on Ardenlea St - of a row of derelict, smashed and boarded up Victorian red sandstone flats, you could see that the wifie hanging out her window, its sole resident, had a point....

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  4. From the Disappearing Glasgow Project - disappearing-glasgow.com

    Where Did Everybody Go? - The Oatlands

    In the last days of December 2008, at first light, I jumped a security fence and spent several mornings wandering around the fenced off streets and broken homes of what remained of the Oatlands. I spent hours photographing this post apocalyptic landscape, wandering in and out of former homes, looking for traces and remnants of a life once lived there.

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  5. From the Disappearing Glasgow Project - disappearing-glasgow.com

    “They were only supposed to last 40 years anyway” said Andy, demolition contractor and Sighthill resident, as we viewed the city from the rooftop of the Fountainwell Terrace block. "It was a great place to grow up, as a child but now it’s a wee bit different."

    Fountainwell was one of three of the blocks that were being prepared for demolition - 'soft stripped' they call it - the removal first of all furniture and contents left behind. Then the windows, the kitchen sink, the bathtub and all fixtures and fittings. In effect all that remains is concrete and wallpaper, and then the button to blow them up can be pressed....

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