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Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow

Barrowland Ballroom

Barrowlands ( Barrowland Ballroom ) is a major dance hall and concert venue

to the east of the city centre of  Glasgow .

The "Barras" street market ( Barrowland market ),
after which the area and ballroom are named,

continues until the present day.

 The Barrowland building includes large street-level halls used for weekend markets
 with a weatherproof hall above.



Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow

Barrowland Ballroom
Entrance Archway to "The Barras " ( Barrowland ) in Glasgow

Entrance Archway to "The Barras" 

The term "barra" is Glaswegian for "barrow"
 relating to the market's early years
when traders sold their wares from handcarts.



Entrance Archway to "The Barras " ( Barrowland ) in Glasgow

Entrance Archway to "The Barras" 


Barrowland in Glasgow

Barrowland 



Bain Street in Barrowland in Glasgow

Former factory building ( 1876 -7 ) in Bain Street in Barrowland

Glasgow Old Buildings

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