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Erskine, Erskine Ferry

Ferry Crossing (18th Century), Ferry

Site Name Erskine, Erskine Ferry

Classification Ferry Crossing (18th Century), Ferry

Alternative Name(s) River Clyde; Clyde Ferry

Canmore ID 222560

Site Number NS47SE 205

NGR NS 4636 7223

NGR Description NS 4626 7209 to NS 4646 7237

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Renfrewshire
  • Parish Erskine
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Renfrew
  • Former County Renfrewshire

Archaeology Notes

NS47SE 205 4636 7223 (NS 4626 7209 to NS 4646 7237)

This ferry formerly crossed the River Clyde between the parishes of Erskine (Renfrewshire) to the S and Old Kilpatrick (Clydebank) to the N. Latterly a chain ferry, it was superseded by the Erskine Bridge (NS47SE 70) in 1971.

Information from RCAHMS (RC), 8 October 2002.


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