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Window on Time : Mental Meander with the Happy Reaper

Join the Happy Reaper and Friends around the three sections of the Southern Necropolis cemetery in the Gorbals. The final resting place of approximately 250,000 contributors to Glasgow`s rich historical legacy, including the graves of Sir Thomas Lipton, Alexander “Greek” Thomson, Agnes Harkness and Wee Willlie White.

This trail is on our YouTube Channel, Click view Trail to view.

Other Information


Parking: Yes


Physical Access to Building: Fully Accessible (access to all areas without trouble, including for someone using a wheelchair or mobility scooter)


Organisation Information:

Promoting and Preserving the educational, environmental and historical assets of the Gorbals very own “City of the Dead”. With approximately 250,000 burials, representing a unique window on time to the Gorbals and Glasgow`s rich historical legacy.