Visit to Pop up bar at Titan crane – The Lion’s Clyde, 1 Aurora Avenue, Clydebank

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

Don’t look down!

Whyte & Mackay ivited us along to check out their bar at the top of the world famous Clydeside 107-year-old Titan Crane.

It had been a few years since we had visited, last time Mrs Foodie abseiled off for Quarriers Charity, so it was good to have a leisurely look around, appreciate the history and relax over a dram.

The size never fails to maze me, check out this brute!

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

Once off the lift the sign lets you know there is sustenance ahead.

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

Of course we looked down!

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

we moved quickly into the bar

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

Surrounded by the history of Scotland’s industrial past. We couldn’t believe how small the working area was and how well looked after the place was. With its category A status, on a part with Edinburgh Castle. This lady is looked after very well.

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

Not quite the smallest bar in the world, but it must be pretty near there.

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

What we were here for! Some chirpy banter from the barman too.

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

titan crane clydebank whyte and mackay whisky scotland history

a wee peek out of the bar window.

A most excellent idea and use of the space. Would love to see more events here to utilise the space, give the Titan Crane some well earned money and love.
 

Entry to the bar is limited and available on a first come, first served basis to those who pre-book via Whyte & Mackay’s Facebook page.

Those selected will be picked up by a complementary taxi and after taking a lift right to the top of the crane, they’ll be treated to a dram in the purpose built pub.

SOLD OUT but seemingly more slots being released.

we even had a wee chance at some plane spotting

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    Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read. Can be found with gin or a pint in hand.

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