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Craigendoran, Argyll and Bute

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Craigendoran, Argyll and Bute

Craigendoran is a suburb at the eastern end of Helensburgh in Scotland, on the northern shore of the Firth of Clyde. The name is from the Gaelic for "the rock of the otter". It is served by Craigendoran railway station. Craigendoran pier was next to the station, with the railway connecting with Clyde steamers. This pier has since closed and fallen into disrepair. Hermitage Academy is on the eastern outskirts of Craigendoran.
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyDunbartonshire
OS GridNS3181
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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