The Clyde

The River Clyde is a river that flows into the in Scotland. It is the eighth-longest river in the United Kingdom, and the second-longest in Scotland.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
The megalithic Kempock Stone, popularly known as Granny Kempock, stands on a cliff behind Kempock Street, the main shopping street in , . is situated 1 mile southwest of The Clyde. Photo: Mgordon42, CC BY 3.0.

Railway station
is a terminus of the Inverclyde Line, located at pierhead, Scotland, and serves the town as well as the ferry services it was originally provided for. is situated 1 mile south of The Clyde. Photo: Dave souza, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
lies at the far western edge of the town of , Scotland. is situated 1¼ miles southeast of The Clyde. Photo: Dave souza, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a district general hospital in which serves a population area of 125,000 consisting of , , and . is situated 2 miles south of The Clyde. Photo: Thomas Nugent, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a ferry port on in the of Scotland. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in , on the tip of the Rosneath peninsula. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburb at the far western edge of , . Photo: Dave souza, CC BY-SA 2.5.

The Clyde

55.9735° or 55° 58' 24.5" north
-4.8103° or 4° 48' 37.2" west
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Clyde
  • Arabic: نهر كلايد
  • Armenian: Քլայդ
  • Basque: Clyde ibaia
  • Belarusian: Клайд
  • Belarusian: Рака Клайд
  • Breton: Abhainn Chluaidh
  • Burmese: ကလိုက်မြစ်
  • Catalan: Riu Clyde
  • Catalan: riu Clyde
  • Cebuano: River Clyde
  • Chinese: 克萊德河
  • Chuvash: Клайд
  • Croatian: Clyde
  • Czech: Clyde
  • Danish: Clyde
  • Dutch: Clyde
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: نهر كلايد
  • English: Clyde
  • English: Clyde River
  • English: River Clyde
  • English: The River Clyde
  • English: river Clyde
  • Estonian: Clyde'i jõgi
  • Finnish: Clyde
  • French: Clyde
  • Frisian: Clyde
  • Gaelic (Scots): Abhainn Chluaidh
  • Gallegan: Río Clyde
  • Georgian: კლაიდი
  • German: Clyde
  • Hebrew: קלייד
  • Indonesian: Sungai Clyde
  • Irish: Abhainn Chluaidh
  • Irish: An Chluaidh
  • Italian: Clyde
  • Japanese: クライド川
  • Kazakh: Клайд (өзен)
  • Korean: 클라이드강
  • Latvian: Klaida
  • Lithuanian: Klaidas
  • Mingrelian: კლაიდი (წყარმალუ)
  • Mingrelian: კლაიდი
  • Norwegian: Clyde
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Clyde
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Clyde
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Clyde
  • Persian: رود کلاید
  • Polish: Clyde
  • Portuguese: Rio Clyde
  • Russian: Клайд
  • Scots: River Clyde
  • Serbian: Клајд
  • Serbo-Croatian: Clyde
  • Slovak: Clyde
  • Spanish: Clyde
  • Spanish: Río Clyde
  • Spanish: rio Clyde
  • Spanish: río Clyde
  • Swedish: Clyde
  • Swedish: River Clyde
  • Tamil: கிளைடு ஆறு
  • Ukrainian: Клайд
  • Welsh: Afon Clud
  • Western Panjabi: کلائیڈ دریا
  • Wu Chinese: 克莱德河

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