The tower block at 3 Pinkston Drive has now been levelled. Here are some more images of the demolition in progress that I was documenting in March. It is quite surreal to see remaining wallpaper, tiles and light fittings in the rooms as the block was being pulled down.
These images are available to licence from Dunmaglas Photography.
Demolition of tower block flats at Pinkston Drive, Sighthill in Glasgow, Scotland
Demolition of high rise flats at Pinkston Drive, Sighthill in Glasgow, Scotland
A bath tub sits precariously on the edge
A pile of mangled steel rebar concrete reinforcement
Stairwells on the open face of the building. Almost like the inside of a dolls house.
Different kinds of wallpaper
Powerful machinery for shifting the rubble
A lampshade left behind
Window frames have been removed while an identical tower block behind is still intact and occupied.
Through the trees
Sorting the rubble for recycling
Loading up the mangled steel for removal