Bygone News - Paton's Lane en 1937 Memories <p>I remember Beechwood, 11 Kingscross well, we moved there 1937 thats going back to when it was just being built. We moved from Rosebank a small cottage with a blackSmith. It was great to see electric light and a loo inside and I remember mare tinnie in the top storie, and I remember Patons Lane well too, in thoses days great daysI have been back often.&nbsp;</p> Paton's Lane 1930's Childhood John Fraser Beechwood Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:23:16 +0000 lynne.davidson 1315 at Paton's Lane <p>I was born in Paton's Lane in 1936. We used to play down the Magdalen Green and the bandstand.</p> <p>I remember the Kings and all the other cinemas. My dad used to play bowls down the green, and dominoes in the Tay Bridge Bar at the top of Paton's Lane.</p> Magdalen Green Paton's Lane Childhood Entertainment Agnes Gostling nee Loftus Thu, 04 Apr 2013 08:13:38 +0000 fiona.christison 1078 at Gray's Cinema <p>My mother used to take me to Gray's cinema when we lived in Paton's Lane in the 40's.</p> <p>Played down the Magdalen green on the swings and in the band stand, used to love going to the fair, lots of happy memories of Dundee.</p> Magdalen Green Paton's Lane Childhood Cinema / Theatre Agnes Gostling nee Loftus Wed, 09 Jan 2013 14:34:34 +0000 fiona.christison 1038 at Violet Was Born in Dundee <p><span class='wysiwyg_imageupload image imgupl_floating_right imgupl_styles_spacing_20_black_border\n\rBlack Border'><a href="" rel="lightbox[wysiwyg_imageupload_inline]" title=""><img src="" alt="" title="" class="imagecache wysiwyg_imageupload imgupl_styles_spacing_20_black_border\n\rBlack Border imagecache imagecache-medium" style="" width="230" height="165" /></a> <span class='image_meta'></span></span>I was born in 1932 in Dundee Royal Infirmary. My first school was Ancrum Road School but I cannot remember much about it. As my parents were both English we had to live in lodgings until the start of the Second World War. We eventually got an upstairs three roomed house at Pitkerro Drive. There were four houses in the block. I learned to cycle through the leggy as we called [it] on my father's bike.<span class="read-more"><a href="/reminiscences/violet-was-born-dundee"><strong>&nbsp;Read more......</strong></a></span></p> Ancrum Road Ann Street Paton's Lane Pitkerro Drive 1960's Armed Forces Childhood Dancing / Dance Halls Housing School Days Violet Fintry Kirkton / Trottick Mid Craigie Wed, 23 Mar 2011 09:33:28 +0000 lynne.davidson 749 at