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All those who have given time and material, helping to expand the website.

Mr & Mrs Coll of Helensburgh — for photos of the fire engine and some nice memories of life in Helensburgh between the wars

Helensburgh Library, West King Street, Helensburgh G84 8EB Tel (01436) 674626 — for access to archive material

Atticweb for spending time on the website and acting as webmaster website

Donald Fullarton Photography — for supplying news articles and photos website

Leslie Maxwell's Eye on Millig Column, Helensburgh Advertiser — for highlighting the website in the weekly column

Fiona Howard, editor of Helensburgh Online — for keeping a constant watch for material which is suitable for this Trust website website

The late Brian D.Osborne — for some material about Henry Bell from his book The Ingenious Mr Bell, Argyll Publishing, second edition 2001

Miniature golfer postcards website — for use of a photo of the putting green

Ronfor use of school photos

Harvey Wood Photographer website — for use of Craigendoran pier photo

Brenda at postcardworld — for the bathing pool photo

Barry at http://www.clavis.co.uk/Dennis/Index.htm — for photo and current location of Helensburgh's first fire engine SN1549

Jenny Sanders, Heritage Trust director — for supplying a number of photos and accompanying details for the Photo Gallery

Mike Davis, Reference Librarian, Helensburgh Library — for frequent help in researching material and photos

David Carnduff, editor of the Helensburgh Advertiser — for encouragement and assistance in sourcing material

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Next Open Meeting

Fraser-Noble-wThe second of six Winter Open Meetings will be held on Wednesday October 28 at Helensburgh Tennis Club in Suffolk Street at 7.30pm, when Fraser Noble will talk about boatbuilding at McGruers. The AGM is at 7pm.

Winter Talks 2015-16

  • Wednesday September 30 2015 — Melissa Simpson: Hermitage Park: past, present and future
  • Wednesday October 28 — AGM at 7pm; Fraser Noble of McGruers: My family has been building boats since the 11th Century
  • Wednesday November 25 — Sir Malcolm Colquhoun and James Pearson: The Clan Colquhoun and the History of Helensburgh (to be held at the Loch Lomond Golf Club at Luss)

  • Wednesday January 27 2016 — Lachie Munro: The Many Lives of Robert Bontine Cunningham Graham — the Uncrowned King of Scotland
  • Wednesday February 24 — Sue Furness, Fiona Jackson: Hidden Heritage of a Landscape — Vengeful Vikings and Reckless Rustlers
  • Wednesday March 30 — Fiona Baker: Boutcher's Banks — the Genesis of Helensburgh?

Meetings are normally in the upstairs room at Helensburgh Tennis Club, Suffolk Street, at 7.30pm.

Charity Number

Scottish Charity