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Craigendoran

This excellent photo of the pier from the 1890′s features the steamers Dandy Dinmont, Red Gauntlet and Lady Clare. The photo comes from Helensburgh Heritage Trust.

Craigendoran-pier-1890s

Compare with my own photo of the now derelict pier taken a couple of years ago (notice the Waverley in the distance)

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  1. The Pier only began to look like that after the Waverley started calling in regularly.

  2. I caught my first and only fish on this pier when I was about 12. God, that’s 42 years ago! I’m sure the plaice has never been the same since, even though it was a cod I caught!

  3. would love some pictures of craigendoran pier in the 80s if anyone has any, or could advise me what site to look on to find them, thanks very much.

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