Friday, 29 May 2009

CACTUSVILLE - CASTLE STREET - 1982

Looking kinda cute in this shot - it's Cactusville, in Castle Street.
You may remember the name Cactusville was the hometown of Desperate Dan in the Dandy.
Can't remember the pub selling any cow pie at lunchtime mind you!!

Photo by DC Thomson.

6 comments:

  1. Absolutely loved this pub on a Saturday afternoon. Mental> I believe the first plce in Dundee to have a video jukebox as well.

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  2. Nah, Slickers in South Tay Street was the first pub in town to have a video jukebox.

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    1. This seems to be a matter of debate as to who was first with the video jb anything in black and white to settle this lol

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  3. HAHA I got banned from there for complaining cause the twat of a manageress switched off the jukebox after I put my money in and I dared complain that I never got to hear my music.

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  4. Hey, do you have any more images of the place?

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  5. There are 3 images of Cactusville up on Retro - just type it into the SEARCH box top left.

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