Glasgow, Scotland

The land was previously occupied by a nightclub called 'The Temple' which mysteriously burned down. It is now surrounded by fencing but has one point of access where there is evidence of people having pushed their way through. Many objects - umbrellas, traffic cones and clothing litter the site which can be viewed from the pavement which looks down on the site like a stage.

Land nick names, Neologisms and slang terms

The site of the old 'Temple Nightclub'

Location


Address

Pitt Street and Bath Street, Glasgow, Scotland

Land Topography

Size of the Land in sqm (approx.)

600 metres square

Surfaces

  • loose soil
  • lots of rubble with vegetation growing through

Features

  • some maturing shrubs

Land status and definition

Basic

  • Vacant

Legal Status

  • Other

Current Land Owner

not yet known

Known intended future use by the land owner(s)

as yet unknown

Historical (basic)

Former site of 'The Temple Nightclub' which burned down

Weblinks

Land Access

Accessibility

  • Accessible with effort

Fencing forced open at N E corner of site

Borders

Mainly fencing and also gamble end of terrace on S W side.

Land Users

Land is occupied by

  • Not yet known.

Activities

Not yet known.

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