GOLDEN DAYSin Airdrie
Photographs by Sam McCabe of Coatbridge
This collection of photographs date back to 1971 when Airdriecelebrated its 150th anniversary of becoming a burgh. The whole town got in on the fun with hundreds of people dressing up for the occasion. A series of events were held to mark the Act of Parliament in 1821 which declared Airdrle a Burgh. .
In 1971 Airdrie celebrated the 150th anniversary of the Burgh