Helensburgh Heritage Trust Photo Gallery

Your online photo album


Home :: Login
Helensburgh Heritage Trust :: Album list :: Last uploads :: Last comments :: Most viewed :: Top rated :: My Favorites :: Search

Last additions
Rest_and_Be_Thankful1176.jpg
Rest And Be Thankful314 viewsCars parked at the top of the Rest and Be Thankful as passengers look down Glen Croe, circa 1927.Nov 22, 2007
SS_Prince_George8.jpg
SS Prince George370 viewsThe 256-ton Prince George, pictured at Balloch pier packed with passengers, was in service on Loch Lomond from 1899 to 1938. Built by A. & J.Inglis at Pointhouse, Glasgow, she was towed up the Leven. Her machinery meant she was rather expensive to operate. Most of her service was on the Balloch to Ardlui route, although she did do some afternoon excursion work. She was withdrawn and laid up at Balloch in 1938. Image date unknown.Nov 22, 2007
Gareloch_from_Rahane1192.jpg
Gareloch from Rahane317 viewsA view towards Garelochhead, with two merchant ships at anchor. Date unknown.Nov 22, 2007
Shandon_Hydro_Terrace1227.jpg
Shandon Hydro Terrace399 viewsOnly the towers on the left remain of Shandon Hydropathic Hotel. Originally West Shandon, this magnificent building was the home of Robert Napier, the greatest figure in Clyde shipbuilding and marine engineering in the mid-19th century. During World War One the Hydro became a hospital, and in World War Two it was used by the army. In 1951 it became a hotel again, but in 1957 it was closed and demolished.Nov 22, 2007
Colquhoun_Square1201.jpg
Colquhoun Square Centenary Cross537 viewsMembers of the public and two police officers in Colquhoun Square before the Centenary Monument was moved from the centre of the square to the north west quadrant. Date unknown.Nov 22, 2007
Kerr-Peck1153.jpg
Deborah Kerr with Gregory Peck458 viewsHelensburgh film star Deborah Kerr CBE is pictured with Gregory Peck, walking towards the Malibu shore when they were filming "Beloved Infidel” in 1959. Deborah played columnist Sheilah Graham and Peck novelist F.Scott Fitzgerald in the film based on Miss Graham's autobiography of the same name.Nov 22, 2007
Kirkpark_Lane,_Rhu1214.jpg
Kirkpark Lane, Rhu, circa 1920322 viewsNov 22, 2007
Launch_Thistle1185.jpg
Motor Boat Thistle295 viewsThe Thistle and helmsman are pictured in the Gareloch opposite Garelochhead, circa 1920.Nov 22, 2007
Image1-106.jpg
Hermitage Park637 viewsA family outing enjoying good weather and scenery. This is the site of the old mill, and part of Hermitage Primary School is in the background.Nov 22, 2007
Image1-107.jpg
West Clyde Street325 viewsThe sign on the end of the building says "West End Garage Loan Bros".Nov 22, 2007
Image1-100.jpg
The Tree Seat583 viewsThe Tree Seat in Hermitage Park with what looks like a grass tennis court in the background. The buildings to the left of the tree I may be part of Malig Mill, and if this is so it would date the photo to be before 1922.Nov 20, 2007
Image1-101.jpg
Helensburgh Putting Green643 viewsDate unknown.Nov 20, 2007
1580 files on 132 page(s) 111