“Royal Victoria”

Paisley in March 1838 On the 1st of March 1838 Messers Barr and McNab of the Abercorn launched the first ever steamer built on the white Cart. This iron boat was 38.1 meters in length a breadth of 4.27 meters and had a depth of 2.84 meters. The hull weighed 45 tons. The Royal Victoria… Continue reading “Royal Victoria”

Paisley Heritage Visitors Map

Our Heritage Visitors Map is now available online at https://theurbanhistorian.co.uk/paisley-visitors-map/  The map is still under development and new sites are being added every few weeks. Please tell us what you think of the map.  The content for each site is being updated when time permits.

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