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Around Glasgow Photographic Memories

Around Glasgow Photographic Memories

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Caption for Helensburgh, Helensburgh And Rhu 1901: Henry Bell, the pioneer of steam navigation in Europe, is buried in the churchyard at Rhu. In 1812 Bell launched the steamboat 'Comet' on the Clyde, where it operated until 1820.

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Memories of Helensburgh

i went to school at the hermitage acadamy for about a year because my dad was in the navy at the time stationed at rosneath. my parents and i used to walk along the seafront and have tea and ice cream in tony,s ice cream parlour. there are wonderful views over the gareloch here ,you can see rosneath point from the front.

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