Page last updated on: Wednesday, 15 August, 2018.
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Aerial Views - Close-ups

Nowadays aerial photos are generally taken by drones. Subjects can be carefully viewed before photographing. We have managed to aquire a number of photos that were taken from a small plane in 1978. These we present below :

Woodside Terrace.

Clock Tower 1

Clock Tower 2

Clock Tower 3

Corner of High Street & Digby Street, showing the Bank o' Fleet Hotel and the Old Town Hall after partial demolition.

Part of Brewery Brae showing Tigh an Lios and the Brewery.

The Brewery - note the industrial greenhouses at The Smithy (top).

Victoria Street - The Smithy, Old Fire Station, Police Station & Bobbin Mill Cottage.

Corner of Victoria Street and Catherine Street - Bobbin Mill Cottage & Police Station in foreground.

Another view of the corner of Victoria Street & Catherine Street, showing Otterbank on the right.

Corner of Catherine Street and Digby Street - white building top centre is the Scout Hall.

Corner of Catherine Street and Digby Street from the other side.

Catherine Street from the SE- Digby Street is far left.

Digby Street - Glenavon and Fleetview on opposite sides.

At west end of Birtwhistle Street is the youth hostel- now Bleachfields (private residence).

Junction of Catherine Street and Old Ford Lane, looking south.

East end of Birtwhistle Street - Woodlyn is central.

Old Girthon School

Halfway along Memory Lane - Garthavon & Fidra.

Memory Lane approaching Girthon cemetery - Barchuill.

On the way "Roon the Watter" - Low Creoch.

Dalmalin & Low Barlay.