July 1917: Glasgow Restaurant Fire – 91 Buchanan Street

A short notice on page five of The Aberdeen Daily Journal (listed as Aberdeen Press and Journal in The British Newspaper Archive),

on Thursday the 5th of July, 1917, reads:


“GLASGOW RESTAURANT FIRE. —Between £3000 and £4000 damage was done by a fire which occurred on Tuesday night at

the premises at 91 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, a fine modern building of four floors, formerly occupied as a restaurant by Miss

Cranston, and sold about six weeks ago to a London firm.”



The British Newspaper Archive.



George Fairfull-Smith, May 2023.