Glasgow Visitor Guide - Colin Baxter Glasgow Insight Pocket Guide

 Glasgow & District

Glasgow - A Portrait Glasgow from the Air

Photographs of the Town of Renfrew on the River Clyde in the West of Scotland

Town Centre of Renfrew

Town Centre of Renfrew

Renfrew is some 6 miles ( 10km ) to the west of Glasgow.
Renfrew has royal burgh status and is the county town of Renfrewshire.
Renfrew is at the confluence of the River Clyde and the River Cart.
 A passenger ferry crosses the River Clyde from Renfrew to Yoker.

Town Hall in Renfrew

Town Hall in Renfrew

The steeple was built in 1872
 to replace an earlier town hall on the site
 which dated from 1670.

The design is a mixture of French and Gothic styles
and the tower is 105ft in height.

Catholic Cathedral of Saint Mirin in Paisley

The mercat cross and war memorial in Renfrew Town Centre.

A mercat cross is a market cross found in cities and towns in Scotland
 at the central site for trade and commerce.
 It was originally a place where merchants would gather
 and later became the focal point for town events
 such as executions, announcements and proclamations.

The Victory Baths Building in Renfrew

The Victory Baths in Renfrew - an Edwardian Building from 1921

The Police Station Building in Renfrew

The Police Station Building in Renfrew

Town Centre of Renfrew

Town Centre of Renfrew

The Parish Church in Renfrew

The Old Parish Church  in Renfrew

Yoker Renfrew Ferry on River Clyde Walkway in Glasgow

Former Car Ferry across the River Clyde from Yoker to Renfrew
Has now been replace by a passenger-only ferry service across the 200 metres wide River Clyde
 between Renfrew on the south bank and Yoker on the north bank.

Renfrew, Paisley & Gleniffer Braes Gallery Photo Gallery

<< Back : Scotland Index : Next >>

Scotland Walks

Glencoe | Ben Nevis | Knoydart | Isle of Skye | Isle of Arran | The West Highland Way

The Eastern Highlands | The Central Highlands | The Southern Highlands | The NW Highlands

Adventure Travel : Worldwide Mountaineering : Site Index

fb icon  google+ icon  Linkedin icon  twitter

ebookers - Car Hire | ebookers - Hotels | ebookers - Flights

Tradedoubler Ads:

Tradedoubler Ads:

Over 14,000 extraordinary vacations - FREE Brochures:-

Over 14,000 extraordinary vacations - FREE Brochures:-

Europe Vacation Packages - FREE Brochures!

Austria | Bulgaria | Croatia | Finland | Denmark | France | Greece | Ireland | Italy | Norway | Portugal

Scotland | Serbia | Slovenia | Spain | Sweden | Switzerland | United Kingdom

Hiking, trekking and Walking Tours - FREE Brochure!

Hiking and Walking Tours - FREE Brochure

Climbing and Mountaineering Tours - FREE Brochure

Google Custom Search Box
Custom Search

Google Search Box

Guide Books & Maps - Scotland:-

Western Scotland & the Western Isles OS Road Map Northern Scotland OS Road Map Southern Scotland OS Road Map Glasgow Popular Hills - Map

Search for maps and guides
from Maps Worldwide

Old Bearsden Glasgow - A Portrait  Glasgow from the Air  Glasgow - No Mean City  Lost Glasgow  Glasgow - The Real Gorbals Story  

Glasgow in the Age of the Tram  Glasgow Visitor Guide - Colin Baxter Itchy Insider's Guide to Glasgow Glasgow Footprint Pocket Guide Glasgow Insight Pocket Guide Glasgow Guide Pub Companion Glasgow Scotland's Highlands & Islands - Rough Guide Scotland - Rough Guide

Glasgow Insight Pocket GuideCollins Street Map of GlasgowGlasgow: Then & NowThey belonged to Glasgow Phillips Street Atlas of Glasgow & West Central Scotland Glasgow: The Photographic Atlas 100 Hillwalks around Glasgow 50 Walks in Glasgow & SW Scotland

Visit Scotland - Touring Guide Scotland: Where to Stay - Hotels & Guest Houses Scotland: Where to Stay - Bed & Breakfast Rough Guide ScotlandScottish Highlands & Islands - Rough Guide Scotland - Lonely PlanetScotland's Highlands & Islands - Lonley Planet Great Glasgow StoriesGlasgow & Surroundings - Insight Guide

West Highland Way: Official GuideWest Highland Way: Rucksac ReadersWest Highland Way: TrailblazerThe West Highland WayWest Highland Way: Footprint Map West Highland Way - Map West Highland Way - Map West Highland Way Wet Highland Way - Official Guide

Munro Almanac The High Mountains of Britain and Ireland The Munros: Scottish Mountaineering Club The Isle of Skye The Isle of Arran Wilderness Walks Ski Mountaineering in Scotland

More Wilderness Walks 50 Best Routes on Skye and Raasay Skye - W.A.PoucherMagic of the Munros Mountaineering in Scotland and Undiscovered Scotland by W.H.MurrayA Long Walk on the Isle of Skye

Classic Climbs - Central & Southern Highlands The Isle of Arran Lonely Planet, Walking in ScotlandPathfinder Guide: Skye and NW Highlands Walks Pathfinder Guide: Fort William and Glen Coe Walks Rambler's Guide: Ben Nevis and Glen Coe50 Best Routes on Skye and Raasay - Chris Townsend

Google Analytics

Google Analytics

 eXTReMe Tracker