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Welcome to the Helensburgh Heritage Trust GalleryWithin this gallery are all the images. If you click the link above you will find the albums containing the images


22 1,970
People


Sam_Bryden13.jpg

49 files, last one added on Oct 25, 2019
Album viewed 185 times

The Arts


CRM_postcard4.jpg

35 files, last one added on Mar 28, 2019
Album viewed 133 times

Works of art


Colquhoun-Lady-Helen-w.jpg

53 files, last one added on Dec 14, 2015
Album viewed 121 times

Business


1st_1957_Advertiser2.jpg

112 files, last one added on Nov 06, 2019
Album viewed 175 times

Education


Glen_Fruin_school10.jpg

132 files, last one added on Oct 25, 2019
Album viewed 204 times

John Logie Baird


John-Logie-Baird5093.jpg

64 files, last one added on Mar 28, 2019
Album viewed 132 times

Henry Bell and the Comet


Comet-flywheel-in-park-w.jpg

109 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2014
Album viewed 105 times

Prime Minister Andrew Bonar Law


Bonar-Law-birthplace.jpg

21 files, last one added on Oct 25, 2019
Album viewed 94 times

Military


German-Heinkel5.jpg

91 files, last one added on Jul 01, 2018
Album viewed 173 times

Organisations


Rovers-building-cabin-w.jpg

80 files, last one added on Jul 01, 2018
Album viewed 145 times

Royal Visits


1965-Royal-Visit-2-w.jpg

29 files, last one added on Apr 16, 2019
Album viewed 119 times

Mansions


Portincaple-house-.jpg

97 files, last one added on Oct 25, 2019
Album viewed 192 times

Places — Burgh


1903_Seafront.jpg

302 files, last one added on Nov 02, 2019
Album viewed 211 times

Places — District


Clynder-from-loch.jpg

229 files, last one added on Oct 26, 2019
Album viewed 161 times

Religion


Luss_Church_window5.jpg

82 files, last one added on May 02, 2018
Album viewed 130 times

Screen and stage stars


Deborah-Kerr0521.jpg

66 files, last one added on Dec 14, 2017
Album viewed 150 times

Shops


Miss-Eman_s-shop.jpg

30 files, last one added on Oct 25, 2019
Album viewed 111 times

Transport — General


Uncle_Hector_at_Helensburgh_car.jpg

42 files, last one added on Oct 05, 2017
Album viewed 139 times

Transport — Railways


2018-March-train-1-w.jpg

73 files, last one added on Mar 15, 2018
Album viewed 154 times

Transport — Steamers


Lady-Clare-Red-Gauntlet-w.jpg

80 files, last one added on Oct 21, 2019
Album viewed 129 times

Sport


Bobby_McGregor1.jpg

140 files, last one added on Oct 25, 2019
Album viewed 143 times

Old Postcards


Helensburgh_1903.jpeg

These images are copies of old postcards and some are watermarked. Please respect this website by not copying the images.

54 files, last one added on Feb 10, 2015
Album viewed 131 times

22 albums on 1 page(s)

1,970 files in 22 albums and 2 categories with 0 comments viewed 1,798,996 times

Random files
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Pier View859 viewsLooking east from Helensburgh pier, with paddling where the pier car park is now. A funfair on the left and the old Granary can be seen in front of the clock tower. Undated.
Kilcreggan_from_air.jpg
Kilcreggan from the air651 viewsA 1962 image of Kilcreggan from the air.
Dinghy-sailors-KS.jpg
Sailing to celebrate557 viewsYoung dinghy sailors took part in the bicentenary celebrations off Helensburgh pier on Saturday August 4 2012. Photo by Kenneth Speirs.
Tarbet_Hotel_c1922.jpg
Tarbet Hotel, circa 19221217 viewsErected about 1810, the Tarbet Hotel was built in true Scottish baronial style with fine features both inside and out, and has been a mecca for visitors ever since.
Conservative_Dance1.jpg
Tories Night Out894 viewsRevellers at the Conservative Dance in the Queen’s Hotel in the mid 1950s. The image was supplied by former Helensburgh resident Sheila Allen (nee Cooper), who says that the picture was taken in the year that Lady Molly Huggins stood unsuccessfully as Conservative candidate for West Dunbartonshire.
Helensburgh-derailment4.jpg
Helensburgh derailment1389 viewsThis derailment, which occurred about 1968, is shown from the Adelaide Street footbridge looking west towards Helensburgh Central Station.
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Street flooded679 viewsA car is marooned by flooding in Helensburgh's Glenfinlas Street just above the East Clyde Street junction. 1990s photo kindly supplied by Iain Duncan.
Deborah-Kerr-Bill-Holden5201.jpg
Deborah Kerr and William Holden705 viewsHelensburgh film star Deborah Kerr and co-star William Holden are pictured in a publicity still for the film “The Proud and the Profane”, a 1956 dramatic war romance for Paramount Pictures, directed by George Seaton and produced by William Perlberg, from a screenplay by George Seaton, based on the novel “The Magnificent Bastards” by Lucy Herndon Crockett.

Last additions
Watts_Garage.jpg
Watts Garage20 viewsThe 86 Sinclair Street yard of Watts Motor House and Repair Shop, which also had premises at 53 Sinclair Street near the Princes Street junction. This yard is adjacent to the Malig Mill which stood behind the Victoria Hall, and it was taken over by the final Mill owners, R.S.MacFarlane & Son. Image circa 1905.Nov 06, 2019
1903_Seafront.jpg
!903 Seafront25 viewsA1903 image of a busy day on the beach in Helensburgh, just to the west of the pier.Nov 02, 2019
Bathing-huts-w.jpg
Beach huts16 viewsHuts provide shelter from the sun on Helensburgh beach just to the west of the pier. Image from 1933.Oct 27, 2019
Clynder-from-loch.jpg
Clynder52 viewsClynder seen from the Gareloch. Image c1950.Oct 26, 2019
Old-Luss-Road-26_10_31.jpg
44 viewsA sketch of a young woman collecting firewood on the Old Luss Road, which runs from Helensburgh over the hill to Loch Lomond, and passes through Helensburgh Golf Club. Image c1910.Oct 26, 2019
Fruin-in-winter.jpg
Snowy Glen27 viewsThe Craig's Pool area of Glen Fruin after a heavy snow fall. Image c1910.Oct 25, 2019
Bannachra-Castle.jpg
Bannachra Castle34 viewsThe ruins of Bannachra Castle on the Luss road from Helensburgh, between Cross Keys and Arden. The Castle was in roughly the shape of a parallelogram, 46 feet long and 24 feet wide, and was three storeys high with a barrel vaulted basement, a main or hall floor and an attic floor. It is currently owned by the Lumsden family, which has owned the lands on which the castle is since the 19th century. Reputed to be on the site of a former construction, it was probably built in the 16th century. Image c1910.Oct 25, 2019
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Coal from Spy80 viewsA horse and cart coal delivery from A. & R.Spy, Coal Merchants and Colliery Agents, of 25 Sinclair Street, Helensburgh. Their slogan was: "All orders executed with promptitude under our personal supervision." Their wholesale depot was in the goods yard at Helensburgh Central Station. Image c1910.Oct 25, 2019