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Oblique aerial view. On-line Digital Images SC 681864 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Oblique aerial view. 1989 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the city, taken from the WNW. On-line Digital Images DP 009588 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the city, taken from the WNW. 22/7/2005 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the city, taken from the SW. On-line Digital Images DP 009589 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the city, taken from the SW. 22/7/2005 Item Level
Oblique aerial view centred on the abbey, taken from the SW. On-line Digital Images DP 033854 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital Oblique aerial view centred on the abbey, taken from the SW. 30/7/2007 Item Level
The Town of Paisley. Aquatint. 1825. Drawn by J, Clark. Pub. by Smith & Elder On-line Digital Images DP 037517 The Town of Paisley. Aquatint. 1825. Drawn by J, Clark. Pub. by Smith & Elder 1825 Item Level
View looking down street, Paisley
Titled: 'St Mirin's Wynd'
Inscribed on verso; 'Up till 1880 or so Causeyside could not be reached directly by St Mirins St (Wynd), you had to go down to Cart Walk and then up Water Brae.  Earlier still the St Mirin Burn had to be crossed where street now is.' On-line Digital Images SC 1165234 General Collection View looking down street, Paisley Titled: 'St Mirin's Wynd' Inscribed on verso; 'Up till 1880 or so Causeyside could not be reached directly by St Mirins St (Wynd), you had to go down to Cart Walk and then up Water Brae. Earlier still the St Mirin Burn had to be crossed where street now is.' c. 1865 Item Level
View down street in Paisley with horses and carts.
Titled: 'Old Sneddon St.'
Inscribed on verso: 'Valuable.' On-line Digital Images SC 1165235 General Collection View down street in Paisley with horses and carts. Titled: 'Old Sneddon St.' Inscribed on verso: 'Valuable.' Item Level
General view of children standing on street corner in Paisley.  The Railway Station Vaults is visible on the corner.
Titled: 'Corner of St James Place and Old Sneddon St.'
Inscribed on verso; 'Valuable... This site is now occupied by the present building where the war-time corner canteen was.'
On-line Digital Images SC 1165236 General Collection General view of children standing on street corner in Paisley. The Railway Station Vaults is visible on the corner. Titled: 'Corner of St James Place and Old Sneddon St.' Inscribed on verso; 'Valuable... This site is now occupied by the present building where the war-time corner canteen was.' Item Level
A photomontage of Paisley workers.
Titled: 'Daunie Weir, the Guck, Willie McAllister, Jock the Rat, Hungry Jamie, Willie Love,' (Figures in foreground L-R.)
Inscribed on verso: 'This is a valuable archive. All these old Paisley workers were in town about 1880 or so.  Wee Willie McAllister was called the "Charleston Puddock", he was a chimney sweep who fell 40ft and was a cripple.  His tongue was as dirty as his trade.  He was found dead in a close in Love St.' 
(More details and individual photographs in D. Rowand's" Pictorial History of Paisley" with acknowledgement to Paisley Museum.) 
On-line Digital Images SC 1165240 General Collection A photomontage of Paisley workers. Titled: 'Daunie Weir, the Guck, Willie McAllister, Jock the Rat, Hungry Jamie, Willie Love,' (Figures in foreground L-R.) Inscribed on verso: 'This is a valuable archive. All these old Paisley workers were in town about 1880 or so. Wee Willie McAllister was called the "Charleston Puddock", he was a chimney sweep who fell 40ft and was a cripple. His tongue was as dirty as his trade. He was found dead in a close in Love St.' (More details and individual photographs in D. Rowand's" Pictorial History of Paisley" with acknowledgement to Paisley Museum.) c. 1880 Item Level
Paisley, general view, showing Paisley Town Hall and Paisley Abbey.  Oblique aerial photograph taken facing east. On-line Digital Images SC 1246266 Aerofilms Paisley, general view, showing Paisley Town Hall and Paisley Abbey. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing east. 6/10/1927 Item Level
Paisley Abbey and George A Clark Town Hall, Gauze Street, Paisley.  Oblique aerial photograph taken facing south-east. On-line Digital Images SC 1258236 Aerofilms Paisley Abbey and George A Clark Town Hall, Gauze Street, Paisley. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing south-east. 12/4/1938 Item Level
Paisley, general view, showing Scottish Wool Growers Ltd. Underwood Wool Stores, Brown Street and John Neilson Institution, Oakshaw Road.  Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north.  This image has been produced from a crop marked negative. On-line Digital Images SC 1269737 Aerofilms Paisley, general view, showing Scottish Wool Growers Ltd. Underwood Wool Stores, Brown Street and John Neilson Institution, Oakshaw Road. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative. 24/8/1950 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of Paisley centred on the railway station, taken from the SW. On-line Digital Images SC 1328463 RCAHMS Aerial Photography General oblique aerial view of Paisley centred on the railway station, taken from the SW. 19/8/1999 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the W. On-line Digital Images DP 153803 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the W. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the WSW. On-line Digital Images DP 153804 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the WSW. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the SW. On-line Digital Images DP 153805 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the SW. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the SSW. On-line Digital Images DP 153806 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the SSW. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the S. On-line Digital Images DP 153807 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the S. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the SSE. On-line Digital Images DP 153808 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the SSE. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the E. On-line Digital Images DP 153809 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the E. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the NE. On-line Digital Images DP 153810 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the NE. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the NNE. On-line Digital Images DP 153811 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the NNE. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the N. On-line Digital Images DP 153812 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the N. 17/5/2013 Item Level
General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the NW. On-line Digital Images DP 153813 RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital General oblique aerial view of the centre of Paisley centred on Paisley Abbey, looking to the NW. 17/5/2013 Item Level