Ibrox, Glesga

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Ibrox, Glesga
Ibrox Street - geograph.org.uk - 1435215.jpg
Ibrox Street
Ibrox is located in Glesga Ceety Cooncil area
Location within Glesga
OS grid referenceNS556645
Cooncil area
Lieutenancy area
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounGLASGOW
Postcode destrictG51
Diallin code0141
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
Leet o places
55°51′07″N 4°18′30″W / 55.852013°N 4.308225°W / 55.852013; -4.308225Coordinates: 55°51′07″N 4°18′30″W / 55.852013°N 4.308225°W / 55.852013; -4.308225

Ibrox (/ˈbrɒks/; frae Scots Gaelic: Àth Bruic) "badger ford", Scots Gaelic pronunciation: [aʰ pɾɯʰkʲ]) is a destrict in the Scots ceety o Glesga. It is situatit sooth o the River Clyde an is pairt o the umwhile Burgh o Gouan.[1]

It is athin walkin distance o the new Pacific Quay Media Park, hoosin BBC Scotland, Scottish TV an ither production companies alang wi the Glesga Science Centre. The openin o the Clyde Arc provides easy road access tae the north o the river.

The hame o fitbaa club Rangers F.C. is locatit in Ibrox an is kent as Ibrox Stadium.[2]

Ibrox is servit bi Ibrox subwey station shapin pairt o the Glasgow Subway seestem.[3] Ibrox Subway Station is locatit on the corner o Copland Road an Woodville Street.

Ibrox is nou hame tae oreeginal airtwirk bi renouned Sooth African Airtist Faith 47.[4] Locatit on Copland Road opposite the entrance tae Fairley Street the piece wis completit durin the preparations for the 2014 Commonweel Gemmes.[5]

Copeland Road is hame tae a number o residential hames as well as local shops an businesses includin fast fuid ootlest, grocery stores an bars. Thare are a nummer o bus stops as well as the Ibrox Subway station. This street can get pairticularly busy on matchdays.

Fairley Street is an industrial aurie foond in Ibrox juist aff Copland Road that is hame tae a nummer o businesses.

As well as a nummer o shops, businesses an local amenities, Ibrox is hame tae a lairge nummer o residential hames servicit bi public transport links includin a bus service as well as the Subway.[6]

Schuils include Ibrox Primary School.

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "2nd Edition Ordnance Survey". 1893–94. Retrieved 16 Apryle 2012.
  2. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-15307021
  3. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-business-25882861
  4. Faith47
  5. 2014 Commonweel Gemmes
  6. First Glasgow