Helensburgh is a town in , on the north bank of the River Clyde 30 miles west of Glasgow, at the opening of the Gare Loch. It was small until the 19th century because its harbour was shallow and exposed to westerly winds.
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Notable Places in the Area

, also known as Ardincaple Castle, and sometimes referred to as Light, is a listed building, situated about 1 statute mile from Helensburgh, , . Photo: Cmacauley, CC BY 3.0.

in Helensburgh, Scotland, is one of Charles and Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh's most famous works, probably second only to the Glasgow School of Art. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

The Victoria Integrated Care Centre is a health facility in Helensburgh, Scotland. Photo: Stewartnbl, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 2½ miles west of Helensburgh. Photo: Phil Williams, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

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

is a port on the Clyde estuary, historically part of Renfrewshire but now within in the of Scotland. Photo: Wildstoo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in , Scotland, located to the east of Helensburgh.The name… is situated 2 miles southeast of Helensburgh.


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