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

Most viewed
clydest5.jpg
West Clyde Street311 viewsLooking east from near the junction with John Street. Date unknown.
Deborah-Kerr,-Cary-Grant1.jpg
Deborah Kerr and Gary Cooper311 viewsHelensburgh film star Deborah Kerr is kissed by Gary Cooper in the 1961 United Artists movie The Naked Edge, his last film. George Radcliffe's testimony sends Donald Heath — played by Ray McAnally — to prison for murder and the theft of over £60,000. Soon after, Radcliffe invests a large sum of money in an ultimately profitable business venture. Martha Radcliffe begins to suspect her husband of the crime.
Diamond_Jubilee_Party_1976.jpg
Diamond Jubilee311 viewsA formal photograph at the Diamond Jubilee party in 1976. Image supplied by Geoff Riddington.
Outdoor-pool-backstroke-race.jpg
Backstroke race311 viewsThree contestants are seen battling it out in a Helensburgh Swimming Club backstroke race at the outdoor pool in this 1949 image. Built in 1928 as a gift from Provost Andrew Buchanan, beside the pier, the pool was replaced in 1976 by an indoor pool on an adjacent site, and a year later the outdoor pool was closed. It was demolished in 1996 and replaced by a childrens play area.
clyde_st.gif
West Clyde Street looking east310 viewsLooking east along West Clyde Street.
Glen_Loin_Youth_Hostel.jpg
Glen Loin Youth Hostel310 viewsThe Glen Loin Youth Hostel, near the Succoth Burn at Arrochar, was provided for the Scottish Youth Hostels Association by a grant from the Carnegie U.K. Trustees and was opened on March 19 1932 by Sir John Clerk Maxwell. It was very popular with climbers, as it was at the foot of the 'Arrochar Alps', and was in operation from 1932 to 1950. Image circa 1939.
Old-Parish-Church-interior.jpg
Old Parish Church interior310 viewsThe interior of Helensburgh's Old Parish Church, which stood on the seafront and later became a Church of Scotland centre for servicemen and women. Now only the tower is standing, and contains the tourist information office. Image supplied by the Rev David Clark.
Sir_William-1.jpg
Sir William Raeburn310 viewsSir Wiliam Raeburn, 1st Baronet of Helensburgh, is pictured in the large conservatory at his home, Woodend, Millig Street, in July 1933 with a visiting friend, Marjorie Pipon. Sir William was head of the shipping company of Raeburn & Verel Ltd. Image by courtesy of Dr Nigel Allan.
Whistlefield_houses.jpg
Whistlefield310 viewsA view of Whistlefield from the north, looking towards the Gareloch, circa 1925.
Annie_Baird,_Malcolm,_Diana.jpg
Presentation to family309 viewsJohn Logie Baird's sister Annie and his children Diana and Malcolm are presented with a television set from the Scophany Television Company in April 1952.
Gareloch_sunset.jpg
Gareloch sunset309 viewsAn atmospheric image of a yacht moored in the Gareloch near Rhu at sunset, circa 1951.
Theatre_Arts_05_655.jpg
Theatre Arts Triumph309 viewsMrs Vera McIntyre, producer of Helensburgh Theatre Arts Club's production of Lesley Storm's 'Roar Like A Dove', receives the Robert Dickson Memorial Trophy at a ceremony in the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow on May 1 1965. The winter production won the Scottish Community Drama Association's Dunbartonshire Three Act Play Festival, and some 40 members, including hon president Provost J.McLeod Williamson and his wife, went to see the presentation.
1626 files on 136 page(s) 96