Conshohocken isn’t the only place nicknamed Conshy in the world. In Scotland there used to be a college known as Conshy as well. It is now part of a redevelopment effort (sound familiar?). From TheCourier.co.uk:
When it opened in 1970, the Dundee College of Commerce building was a buzzing, vibrant space, bustling with students from the city and beyond.
Fondly known as the “Conshy” because of its location on Constitution Road, it was an exciting place to be – full of hope and opportunity.
Fast forward half a century and it’s a sad, empty, derelict shell.
The college campus closed in 2011 and in subsequent years the Dundee landmark has become a target for vandals and urban explorers.
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