Kelvin Way Bridge, Glasgow, Scotland March 2013

Kelvin Way Bridge

Statues on the Kelvin Way Bridge in Glasgow. We used to live on Radnor Street and I would cross this bridge to the playground in the local park. I remember this bridge in the heatwave of 1976 when my mother carried buckets full of water from a distribution point to our bathtub where it was kept as drinking water – there was a drought.

Some of the statues of this bridge ended up in the River Kelvin after being hit by a bomb in World War II. An arm from one of the statues was even found in the river as late as the 1990’s.

Kelvin Way

Kelvin Bridge Kelvin Way

Kelvin Way Bridge


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