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Provie Road Or The Derry?

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Provie Road, no question before the enclosure went up

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I was convinced it was the Provie Rd but the more I think about it I'm unsure

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Provie Rd I'd think.

Some picture!

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Provie.

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Think the mill in the background was bowbridge? Not sure?

Photo looks like it's taken opposite Sandeman Street

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Provie road - i remember playing on that hill at the back of the old enclosure. The pie shop was where dundee direct is now.

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Check the men getting hoisted over the wall middle right of the picture!!

Brilliant!!

Looking again Deffo Provie Rd there's no turnstiles showing which the Derry would have had.

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Still the same wall going down there. And railings on the tenements!

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Provie Road.

That's the jute mill that was opposite the Derry in the background.

The derry so called because so many northern irish imigrants worked in that mill. It was the derry end.

Can of worms opened here again i'm sure.

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The derry so called because so many northern irish imigrants worked in that mill. It was the derry end.

Can of worms opened here again i'm sure.

FFS lol

That's the worst Derry name theory I've heard yet  ;)

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The derry so called because so many northern irish imigrants worked in that mill. It was the derry end.

Can of worms opened here again i'm sure.

Noooooooooooooooo!!!

It was a DAIRY !!!!

:)

(The irish immigrants supported Dundee HIbernian.. s'why they were invented!!!)   :)

(Can - spilled over...)

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