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Rhu Station818 viewsRhu Station on the West Highland Line which opened in 1894. Rhu was the only one of the local upper stations not designed to look like a Swiss chalet. Image date unknown.May 11, 2008
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548 viewsWar Department Reid N.B. 4-4-2T engine no.9135 pictured in Glen Douglas in 1943 on the 'Wee Arrochar' push-and-pull run between Craigendoran and Arrochar.May 11, 2008
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Engine in Glen Douglas593 viewsWar Department 2-8-0 engine no.7720 pictured in Glen Douglas in 1944.May 11, 2008
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Craigendoran Station969 viewsCraigendoran Station in its heyday, with a steam train approaching from Helensburgh. The station and steamer terminal opened for business under the North British Railway on May 15 1882, and steamer services were finally withdrawn in 1972. The piers have since become derelict, and on the firth side of the line the station buildings are long gone. Date unknownMay 11, 2008
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Craigendoran Upper Station954 viewsCraigendoran Upper Station, the start of the West Highland Line which opened in 1894. Like all the local upper stations, except Rhu, it was designed to look like a Swiss chalet. Image date unknown.May 11, 2008
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Glen Douglas Station734 viewsGlen Douglas Station on the West Highland Line, which opened in 1894. Image date unknown.May 11, 2008
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Garelochhead Station731 viewsGarelochhead Station on the West Highland Line. Like all the local upper stations except Rhu, it was originally designed to look like a Swiss chalet. Image date unknown. May 10, 2008
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Craigendoran Pier793 viewsHow passengers alighting at Craigendoran Pier saw the pier buildings. Image date unknown.May 10, 2008
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Hermitage Park waterfall707 viewsAn attractive view of the waterfall in Hermitage Park, circa 1954.May 10, 2008
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Helensburgh Golf Club743 viewsA view of the clubhouse at Helensburgh Golf Club in the summer of 1922, published by M.C.Robertson, West End Library, Helensburgh.May 10, 2008
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Helensburgh Upper Station824 viewsA view of Helensburgh Upper Station in its heyday. A very deep cutting was excavated for the station on the West Highland Railway, which opened to traffic in 1894. Like all the local upper stations except Rhu, it was originally designed to look like a Swiss chalet, and it had its own coalyard to east of Sinclair Street where the Maclachlan Road flats are now. Image date unknown.May 10, 2008
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Craigendoran Station pier platform933 viewsThe platform at Craigendoran Station which brought trippers direct to the steamers at the pier, and one steamer can be seen. Both the station and the piers were built in 1882 after a plan to extend the Helensburgh line through the town centre to Helensburgh pier fell through because of local opposition. Image date unknown.May 10, 2008
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