This was an emergency port built during the Second World War. The port was intended to provide extra wharfage should London and Liverpool docks be destroyed.
After the war, the site was used to scrap surplus naval vessels by Shipbreaking Industries.
It is now a submarine base.
HM Naval Base Clyde
A similar port was developed at Cairnryan served by the Cairnryan Military Railway.
Glen Douglas Halt
Greenock Princes Pier [2nd]
| High Balernock Level Crossing|
Faslane Junction Yard
Finnart Oil Terminal
Ardencaple Level Crossing
St Michael's Chapel
Laigh Balernock Level Crossing
|Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.|
|27/04/1941||West Highland Railway|
Faslane Junction (Croy) opened with exchange sidings for a double track railway to Military Port #1, Faslane Military Port.