Things to see and do - Greenock
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James Watt (1736-1819), the steam engine pioneer, was born in this major shipbuilding centre. Behind the town is Lyle Hill, an excellent landmark offering a broad view of the Clyde estuary, from Helensburgh to Dunoon. Nearby is a memorial commemorating the Free French sailors who lost their lives between 1940 and 1945 (an intertwined cross of Lorraine and anchor).
Tourist attractions Greenock : Things to see and do
rd. Castle GB - Port Glasgow PA14 5NH
Among the warehouses and building sites on the seafront stands this 16C castle. The 15C guardroom and stronghouse are linked by 16C buildings which close off three sides of an interior courtyard. The castle has a fine roof. Inside, there is a straigh..