Fort Matilda

Fort Matilda is a suburb at the far western edge of , . Its name comes from a coastal battery built on Whiteforeland Point 1814–1819 to defend the .

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Railway station
lies at the far western edge of the town of , Scotland. Photo: Dave souza, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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 west of Fort Matilda.

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 west of Fort Matilda. Photo: Dave souza, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hospital
is a district general hospital in which serves a population area of 125,000 consisting of , , and . is situated 1¼ miles southwest of Fort Matilda. 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.

Suburb
, also known simply as the West End, is an area of , , . is situated 1¼ miles southeast of Fort Matilda.

Suburb
Gourock is a town falling within the council area and formerly forming a burgh of the county of Renfrew in the West of . is situated 1¼ miles southwest of Fort Matilda.

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