Greenock Town Trail

Welcome to our Greenock Town Trail – A Walking Trail Through Times, People and Places.

Interested in seeing the best Greenock has to offer?

The Greenock Town Trail centres around 21 pavement plaques across the central area of Greenock and highlights Greenock’s past as a centre of busy shipbuilding, sugar and tobacco industries. You can stop and start the Trail at any point with around 90 minutes on foot to complete it all. Fascinating insights will meet you as you explore the town’s rich history. A map showing the locations of all the plaques and the Trail can be found in our booklet.

Download our special Greenock Town Trail booklet below for lots of additional information about each of the plaques you will find as part of doing the Trail.

The information within this booklet has been put together by a host of people to bring you interesting facts and figures about Greenock, its people its trade and its past. We are especially grateful to the Inverclyde Tourist Group for their help and input.

We hope you will enjoy following this Greenock Town Trail with all it will uncover for you.

Download our Greenock Town Trail booklet to get started!