Home Links Heritage Websites
Heritage Websites
Display # 
# Web Link Hits
1   Link   Helensburgh Memories on Facebook
Helensburgh Memories on Facebook, started by Robert Ryan in 2014, is a place for people to share memories, anecdotes and photos of Helensburgh and the surrounding area, past and present.
2   Link   Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Veterans
The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders is the local regiment for Helensburgh and Garelochside. This website, edited by burgh man Jim Chestnut, who served in the regiment for six years, gives past and present information.
3   Link   Hill House
The Hill House in Helensburgh is considered to be Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s finest domestic creation. Sitting high above the Clyde, it is home to original Mackintosh furniture and interior design and also has attractive formal gardens.
4   Link   Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society
Charles Rennie Mackintosh, architect of Hill House in Helensburgh, designer and artist is celebrated around the world as one of the most creative figures of the early 20th century. This site explores his creative genius.
5   Link   Arrochar Heritage Group
The website of the award winning Arrochar, Tarbet and Ardlui Heritage Group, with a wealth of local historical information.
6   Link   Arrochar Hidden Heritage Project
Community-led heritage project aims to uncover the hidden heritage of the strip of land between Arrochar and Tarbet, back to the Viking days.
7   Link   Baird Television
This website, edited by Heritage Trust hon president Professor Malcolm Baird and his son Iain, is about Helensburgh-born John Logie Baird (1888-1946), who was the first person in the world to demonstrate a working television system, in January 1926.
8   Link   Clyde Paddle Steamers
Comprehensive information about the famous paddle steamers of the Clyde, with many photographs.
9   Link   High Morlaggan
The website of the Morlaggan Rural Settlement Group, which is investigating a site near Arrochar which dates back to 1501.
10   Link   North Clyde Archaelogical Society
NCAS was formed in the summer of 2013 by Tam Ward and Sandra Kelly from Biggar Archaeology Group, and a local steering group. It holds lectures and excursions.
11   Link   The Neil Munro Society
The Neil Munro Society was founded in 1996 to encourage interest in the works of Helensburgh author Neil Munro (Hugh Foulis), creator of Para Handy and other books.
12   Link   Scottish Railway Preservation Society
The Society has the largest collection of locomotives, carriages, wagons, equipment and artefacts outside the National Railway Museum. It runs the Bo'ness and Kinneil Railway, and day excursions over Britain's most scenic rail routes.
13   Link   Scottish Maritime Museum
The three sites operated by the Scottish Maritime Museum, including the Denny Tank Museum in Dumbarton, contain the exhibitions and collections which tell the story of Scotland's great maritime tradition.
14   Link   History of Helensburgh, Australia
A historical resource prepared by the Helensburgh Historical Society, New South Wales, Australia. The society is dedicated to the recording and preservation of the social history of Helensburgh and its environs.
15   Link   Vale of Leven History Project
Historical, information and reference website for the towns and villages of the Vale of Leven.
16   Link   Historic Dumfries House
Dumfries House is one of Britain’s most beautiful stately homes and best kept heritage secrets. Built from 1754-60 by the Adam brothers for the 5th Earl of Dumfries, it has a unique collection of Chippendale furniture.
17   Link   Baltersan Castle
Website about an Ayrshire castle edited by James Brown FSAScot, historical researcher, tour guide, public speaker, who has a particular interest in Helensburgh in the early 19th century.
18   Link   Secret Scotland
Secret Scotland aims to provide a common resource where secret, hidden or otherwise notable points of interest around Scotland may be recorded and shared.
19   Link   Historic Scotland
Historic Scotland is an executive agency of the Scottish Government and is charged with safeguarding the nation’s historic environment and promoting its understanding and enjoyment on behalf of Scottish Ministers.
20   Link   The Scottish Oral History Group
This central body for oral history in Scotland since 1978 provides a forum for communication, news, views, information and advice.
  • «
  •  Start 
  •  Prev 
  •  1 
  •  2 
  •  Next 
  •  End 
  • »
Page 1 of 2

Trust Photo Gallery


View this photo and over 1,900 more at the Heritage Trust Photo Gallery. Visit the gallery.

February Open Meeting

Robert-Ryan-wAt the February Open Meeting at Helensburgh Civic Centre on Wednesday February 27 Robert Ryan will give a canoeist's perspective of Loch Lomond.

Winter Talks

Wednesday September 26 — Bruce Jamieson: Developing the Mackintosh Club

Wednesday October 31 — AGM; then David Clark: How Helensburgh ended the Great War

Wednesday November 28 — Eric Thompson: Helensburgh and the Peace Movement

Wednesday January 30 — Trust members: brief talks on images of the past

Wednesday February 27 — Robert Ryan: Loch Lomond islands by canoe

Wednesday March 27 — Jon Reid: The Royal Northern Story

 Meetings in Helensburgh Civic Centre at 7.30pm.

Follow us on Twitter

Charity Number

Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation