Today was definitely the highlight of this year's cruise liner visits to Greenock with the arrival of Queen Mary 2 on the Clyde.
A large crowd gathered on the Esplanade to see a spectacular fireworks display before QM2 sailed off.
|Main Street with its tourist shops|
|Inveraray parish church|
|Birthplace of Neil Munro author of the Para Handy stories|
|Looking towards the jail from Inveraray pier|
|Vital Spark, the puffer skippered by Para Handy|
|Front view of the courthouse|
|Inside the courtroom|
|A typical cell with several occupants|
|Children were also imprisoned here|
|Inside the warder's room|
|Prisoners washed their own clothes|
|The kitchen where food was prepared for the prisoners|
|Warder and matron supervise a prisoner in the airing yards|
|A black maria used for transporting prisoners|