Thimble Street in Renton

Thimble Street is a Street in the Dunbartonshire village of Renton and measures approximately 102 metres long.

There is only one street named Thimble Street making it unique in Great Britain.

Thimble Street is within the area of West Dunbartonshire Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax.

The average elevation of Thimble Street is roughly 7.64 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 8.70 and the lowest point being 5.50. A change of 3.20 metres.

Thimble Street has the postcodes of G82 4PD and G82 4PG.

Thimble Street is located within the county of Dunbartonshire which is within the proud nation of Scotland. 359.33 miles North West from the centre of London, 15.07 miles North West from the centre of Glasgow, 53.98 miles West from the centre of Edinburgh and 70.57 miles South West from the centre of Dundee.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Thimble Street

Sunrise05:40
Sunset21:05

We have found postcodes for Thimble Street.

G82 4PD
G82 4PG

Latest Weather Conditions for Thimble Street

Observed at Weather Station:Glasgow/Bishopton 10 August 2020 at 21:00 (4.92 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:15.1°C (86.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:E (6 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Thimble Street Renton

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Thimble Street above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
7.645.508.703.20

Frequently asked Questions for Thimble Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Thimble Street in?

Thimble Street is located within the local authority area of West Dunbartonshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Thimble Street in?

Thimble Street is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Thimble Street in?

Thimble Street is located within the ward of Leven.

What County is Thimble Street in?

Thimble Street is located within the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire.

What Constituency is Thimble Street in?

Thimble Street is located within the constituency of West Dunbartonshire.

What Part of the UK is Thimble Street in?

Thimble Street is located within the historic nation of Scotland.

What County Council area is Thimble Street in?

Thimble Street is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Thimble Street in?

Thimble Street is located within the Scotland Police area.

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Location Details

Thimble Street
Map showing the location of Thimble Street
Latitude55.972547
Longitude-4.582633
OS Easting (X):238848
OS Northing (Y):678511
OS Grid Reference:NS388785

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Thimble Street

Nearby Roads

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeS00096604
ONS Area NameRenting Hard-Pressed Workers
LSOA Code:S01013222
LSOA Name:IZ15 - 09
SOA Code:4d
SOA Name:Hard-pressed flat dwellers
MSOA Code:S02002474
MSOA Name:IZ15

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Alexandria
66 Bank Street, Alexandria, Glasgow, G83 0NH
01389752024
Distance: 1.02 Miles
Directions from Thimble Street to Iceland Alexandria
Asda Dumbarton
St James Retail Park, Glasgow, G82 1RB
01389 739400
Distance: 2.11 Miles
Directions from Thimble Street to Asda Dumbarton
Morrisons Dumbarton
Glasgow Road, Dumbarton G82 1QZ
01389 742466
Distance: 2.3 Miles
Directions from Thimble Street to Morrisons Dumbarton
Waitrose Helensburgh
Cardross Road, Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute, G84 7LA
01436 675533
Distance: 4.91 Miles
Directions from Thimble Street to Waitrose Helensburgh

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01389 - Dumbarton
Area Code: 01436 - Helensburgh
Area Code: 01475 - Greenock

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 8.5 8.6 11.3 Y 21

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of West Dunbartonshire Council
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Garshake Road, Dumbarton, G82 3PU
Send email
Telephone Number: 01389 738282
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Martin Docherty-Hughes
Details for the MP Martin Docherty-Hughes on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Martin Docherty-Hughes won with a majority of 9,553 the result was SNP hold. The total electorate was 66,517
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Leven Ward
Community Council: Renton
Ceremonial County: Dunbartonshire

Nearest Car Parks

Vale of Leven Industrial Estate Car Park
Stirling Road, Dumbarton, West Dunbartonshire
Dumbarton
G82 3PW
Distance: 0.25 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Lennox Street Car Park
Lennox Street, Renton, West Dunbartonshire
Renton
G82 4LF
Distance: 0.42 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01389738282
Operated by: West Dunbartonshire Council
Thomas Street - South Car Park
Thomas Street, Alexandria, West Dunbartonshire
Alexandria
G83 0ST
Distance: 0.80 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Thomas Street - North Car Park
Thomas Street, Alexandria
Alexandria
G83 0SX
Distance: 0.81 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Schools near Thimble Street
Name Address Postcode Telephone Type Distance (Km)
Renton Primary School Main Street, Renton, Dumbarton, G82 4NA 01389 752325 Primary School 0.38 Km
St Martin's Primary School Place of Bonhill, Renton, Dumbarton, G82 4QB 01389 753044 Primary School 0.62 Km
Vale Of Leven Academy Main Street, Alexandria, G83 0BH 01389 777000 Secondary School 0.74 Km
Bonhill Primary School Raglan Street, Bonhill, Alexandria, G83 9JA 01389 773700 Primary School 1.03 Km
Lennox Primary School Redburn, Bonhill, Alexandria, G83 9BP 01389 773737 Primary School 1.29 Km
St Ronan's Primary School Ladyton, Bonhill, Alexandria, G83 9DZ 01389 757051 Primary School 1.36 Km
St Mary's Primary School (Alexandria) Bank Street, Alexandria, G83 0UJ 01389 752022 Primary School 1.52 Km
Christie Park Primary School Middleton Street, Alexandria, G83 0DF 01389 753699 Primary School 1.79 Km
Dalreoch Primary School Kingsway, Castlehill, Dumbarton, G82 5AZ 01389 763028 Primary School 2.23 Km
Levenvale Primary School Argyll Street, Levenvale, Alexandria, G83 0QN 01389 773747 Primary School 2.51 Km

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Nearest Hospitals

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Hospitals near Thimble Street
Vale Of Leven General Hospital North Main Street, Alexandria G83 0UA 2.35 Km View Directions
Dumbarton Joint Hospital/riverview Resource Centre Cardross Road, Dumbarton G82 5JA 2.81 Km View Directions

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Thimble Street

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Dental Practices near Thimble Street
BRIDGE STREET DENTAL PRACTICE 36 Bridge Street, Alexandria G83 0TA 1.37 Km View Directions
LOMOND DENTAL CARE 162 Main Street, Alexandria G83 0NZ 1.60 Km View Directions
VALE SMILE CARE LIMITED 146 Main Street, Alexandria G83 0NZ 1.60 Km View Directions
THE OLD POST OFFICE DENTAL PRACTICE 91 Bank Street, Alexandria G83 0LZ 1.61 Km View Directions
APCO DENTAL CARE The Vale Centre For Health And Care, Main St., Alexandria G83 0UA 2.35 Km View Directions

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Thimble Street

Name Address Postcode Telephone Distance Map
NHS GP Surgeries in Thimble Street
Loch Lomond Surgery Loch Lomond Surgery, 75 Bank Street, Alexandria, G83 0NB 01389 752 626 1.63 Km View Directions
Drs Mclachlan & Meikle Drs Mclachlan & Meikle, The Vale Centre for Health & Care, Main Street, , Alexandria, G83 0UE 01389 828 600 2.33 Km View Directions
The Lennox Practice The Lennox Practice, The Vale Centre for Health & Care, Main Street, , Alexandria, G83 0UA 01389 828 616 2.35 Km View Directions
Oak View Medical Practice Oak View Medical Practice, The Vale Centre for Health & Care, Main Street, , Alexandria, G83 0UA 01389 752 650 2.35 Km View Directions
Alcluith Practice Alcluith Practice, The Health Centre, Station Road, , Dumbarton, G82 1PW 01389 811 811 2.98 Km View Directions
The Riverbank Practice The Riverbank Practice, The Health Centre, Station Road, , Dumbarton, G82 1PW 01389 811 862 2.98 Km View Directions
Levenside Medical Practice Levenside Medical Practice, The Health Centre, Station Road, , Dumbarton, G82 1PW 01389 811 844 2.98 Km View Directions
Dr K N Lynn & Dr J M Mcdevitt Dr K N Lynn & Dr J M Mcdevitt, The Health Centre, Station Road, , Dumbarton, G82 1PW 01389 811 855 2.98 Km View Directions
Dr Stephen H Dunn & Partners Dr Stephen H Dunn & Partners, The Health Centre, Station Road, , Dumbarton, G82 1PW 01389 811 833 2.98 Km View Directions
Port Glasgow Medical Centre Port Glasgow Medical Centre, Medical Centre, 4 Dubbs Place, , Port Glasgow, PA14 5UD 01475 705 604 7.33 Km View Directions

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Thimble Street

Name Address Postcode Telephone Map Distance in Km
Chemists near Thimble Street
Central Pharmacy UK Ltd 172 Main Street, Renton, Dumbarton, G82 4PE 01389 752914 View Directions 0.00 miles
Bonhill Pharmacy Ltd Keystore Units 1-4, Ladyton Shopping Centre, Bonhill, , Alexandria, G83 9DZ 01389 722822 View Directions 0.00 miles
Boots UK Ltd 11-14 Mitchell Way, Alexandria G83 0LW 01389 752038 View Directions 0.00 miles
N & R Gordons Ltd 12/14 Mitchell Way, Alexandria G83 0LW 01389 752012 View Directions 0.00 miles
Boots UK Ltd 167/169 Main Street, Alexandria G83 0NZ 01389 752606 View Directions 0.00 miles

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Thimble Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Thimble Street
6.26 Boots Opticians (helensburgh) 9 West Princes Street G84 8TF
7.05 Boots Opticians (greenock) 43 Hamilton Way PA15 1RQ
8.37 Boots Opticians (clydebank) 70 Sylvania Way, Clyde Shopping Centre G81 2TL
9.89 Asda Opticians (linwood) Asda Stores Ltd, Phoenix Retail Park, Linwood Road PA1 2AB
10.74 Boots Opticians (glasgow - Braehead) 68 Braehead Shopping Centre G51 4BP

Nearest Libraries

Alexandria Library
Gilmour Street, Alexandria, G830DA
Telephone:
Distance: 1.01 Miles
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Directions from Thimble Street to Alexandria Library
Dumbarton Library
Strathleven Place, Dumbarton, G821BD
Telephone: 01389 763129
Distance: 1.96 Miles
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Directions from Thimble Street to Dumbarton Library
Balloch Library
Carrochan Road, Balloch, G838BW
Telephone:
Distance: 2.08 Miles
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Directions from Thimble Street to Balloch Library
Port Glasgow Library
Fore Street, Port Glasgow, PA145EX
Telephone:
Distance: 4.89 Miles
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Renton Station is 0.20 miles away.

Address: Renton station, Station Road, Renton, West Dunbartonshire, G82 4ND

Renton is situated on the North Clyde Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Renton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Thimble Street to Renton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Airdrie01:10:00
Alexandria00:02:00
Anderston00:39:00
Anniesland00:29:00
Argyle Street00:43:00
Baillieston01:00:30
Balloch00:06:00
Bargeddie01:03:30
Bellgrove00:46:00
Blairhill01:01:00
Blantyre01:01:00
Bowling00:11:00
Bridgeton00:46:00
Cambuslang00:53:00
Carmyle00:55:00
Carntyne00:50:00
Charing Cross (Glasgow)00:39:00
Chatelherault01:11:00
Clydebank00:20:00
Coatbridge Sunnyside01:04:00
Coatdyke01:06:00
Dalmarnock00:48:00
Dalmuir00:17:30
Dalreoch00:03:00
Drumchapel00:22:00
Drumry00:20:00
Dumbarton Central00:05:00
Dumbarton East00:07:00
Easterhouse00:57:00
Exhibition Centre (Glasgow)00:37:00
Garrowhill00:55:00
Garscadden00:25:00
Glasgow Central00:42:00
Glasgow Queen Street00:42:00
Hamilton Central01:06:30
Hamilton West01:04:00
High Street (Glasgow)00:44:00
Hyndland00:32:00
Jordanhill00:29:00
Kilpatrick00:14:00
Kirkwood01:07:30
Larkhall01:16:30
Merryton01:14:00
Motherwell01:19:30
Mount Vernon00:58:00
Newton (Lanark)00:57:00
Partick00:34:00
Rutherglen00:51:00
Scotstounhill00:27:00
Shettleston00:52:00
Singer00:17:00
Westerton00:25:00
Whifflet01:11:30
Yoker00:22:00

Alexandria Station is 0.89 miles away.

Address: Alexandria station, 200 Bank Street, Alexandria, West Dunbartonshire, G83 0UL

Alexandria is situated on the North Clyde Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Alexandria Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Thimble Street to Alexandria Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Airdrie01:13:00
Anderston00:42:00
Anniesland00:32:00
Argyle Street00:46:00
Baillieston01:03:30
Balloch00:04:00
Bargeddie01:06:30
Bellgrove00:49:00
Blairhill01:04:00
Blantyre01:04:00
Bowling00:14:00
Bridgeton00:49:00
Cambuslang00:56:00
Carmyle00:58:00
Carntyne00:53:00
Charing Cross (Glasgow)00:42:00
Chatelherault01:14:00
Clydebank00:23:00
Coatbridge Sunnyside01:07:00
Coatdyke01:09:00
Dalmarnock00:51:00
Dalmuir00:20:30
Dalreoch00:06:00
Drumchapel00:25:00
Drumry00:23:00
Dumbarton Central00:08:00
Dumbarton East00:10:00
Easterhouse01:00:00
Exhibition Centre (Glasgow)00:40:00
Garrowhill00:58:00
Garscadden00:28:00
Glasgow Central00:45:00
Glasgow Queen Street00:45:00
Hamilton Central01:09:30
Hamilton West01:07:00
High Street (Glasgow)00:47:00
Hyndland00:35:00
Jordanhill00:32:00
Kilpatrick00:17:00
Kirkwood01:10:30
Larkhall01:19:30
Merryton01:17:00
Motherwell01:22:30
Mount Vernon01:01:00
Newton (Lanark)01:00:00
Partick00:37:00
Renton00:03:00
Rutherglen00:54:00
Scotstounhill00:30:00
Shettleston00:55:00
Singer00:20:00
Westerton00:28:00
Whifflet01:14:30
Yoker00:25:00

Dalreoch Station is 1.75 miles away.

Address: Dalreoch station, West Bridgend, Dalreoch, West Dunbartonshire, G82 4AD

Dalreoch is situated on the North Clyde Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Dalreoch Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Thimble Street to Dalreoch Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Airdrie01:00:00
Alexandra Parade00:49:00
Alexandria00:05:00
Anderston00:36:00
Anniesland00:25:00
Argyle Street00:40:00
Armadale (West Lothian)01:21:00
Baillieston00:57:30
Balloch00:09:00
Bargeddie01:00:30
Barnhill00:52:00
Bathgate01:13:00
Bellgrove00:42:00
Blackridge01:17:00
Blairhill00:55:00
Blantyre00:58:00
Bowling00:08:00
Bridgeton00:43:00
Caldercruix01:11:00
Cambuslang00:50:00
Cardross00:05:00
Carmyle00:52:00
Carntyne00:46:00
Charing Cross (Glasgow)00:34:00
Chatelherault01:08:00
Clydebank00:17:00
Coatbridge Sunnyside00:54:00
Coatdyke01:00:00
Craigendoran00:10:30
Dalmarnock00:45:00
Dalmuir00:14:00
Drumchapel00:19:00
Drumgelloch01:00:00
Drumry00:17:00
Duke Street00:48:00
Dumbarton Central00:02:00
Dumbarton East00:04:00
Easterhouse00:51:00
Edinburgh01:43:00
Edinburgh Park01:31:00
Exhibition Centre (Glasgow)00:34:00
Garrowhill00:49:00
Garscadden00:22:00
Glasgow Central00:39:00
Glasgow Queen Street00:36:00
Hamilton Central01:03:30
Hamilton West01:01:00
Haymarket01:37:00
Helensburgh Central00:14:00
High Street (Glasgow)00:38:00
Hyndland00:28:00
Jordanhill00:26:00
Kilpatrick00:11:00
Kirkwood01:04:30
Larkhall01:13:30
Livingston North01:18:00
Merryton01:11:00
Motherwell01:16:30
Mount Vernon00:55:00
Newton (Lanark)00:54:00
Partick00:30:00
Renton00:03:00
Rutherglen00:48:00
Scotstounhill00:24:00
Shettleston00:48:00
Singer00:14:00
Springburn00:54:00
Uphall01:21:00
Westerton00:22:00
Whifflet01:08:30
Yoker00:19:00

Dumbarton Central Station is 1.89 miles away.

Address: Dumbarton Central station, Townend Road, Dumbarton, West Dunbartonshire, G82 1PZ

Dumbarton Central is situated on the North Clyde Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Dumbarton Central Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Thimble Street to Dumbarton Central Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Airdrie00:58:00
Alexandria00:07:00
Anniesland00:23:00
Balloch00:11:30
Bathgate01:11:00
Bellgrove00:41:00
Blairhill00:54:00
Bowling00:07:00
Cardross00:06:30
Carntyne00:44:00
Charing Cross (Glasgow)00:33:00
Clydebank00:16:00
Coatbridge Sunnyside00:52:00
Coatdyke00:59:00
Craigendoran00:12:00
Dalmuir00:12:00
Dalreoch00:02:00
Drumchapel00:18:00
Drumgelloch00:58:00
Drumry00:15:00
Dumbarton East00:02:00
Easterhouse00:50:00
Edinburgh01:41:00
Edinburgh Park01:29:00
Garrowhill00:47:00
Garscadden00:21:00
Glasgow Queen Street00:35:00
Haymarket01:35:00
Helensburgh Central00:15:30
High Street (Glasgow)00:37:00
Hyndland00:26:00
Jordanhill00:26:00
Kilpatrick00:10:00
Livingston North01:16:00
Partick00:28:00
Renton00:05:00
Scotstounhill00:23:00
Shettleston00:46:00
Singer00:13:00
Uphall01:19:00
Westerton00:20:00
Yoker00:18:00

Nearest Airports

Glasgow International Airport is 9.46 miles away Directions from Thimble Street to Glasgow International Airport
Glasgow Prestwick International Airport is 32.05 miles away Directions from Thimble Street to Glasgow Prestwick International Airport
Oban (North Connel) Airport is 46.25 miles away Directions from Thimble Street to Oban (North Connel) Airport
Edinburgh Airport is 47.18 miles away Directions from Thimble Street to Edinburgh Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Balloch Village Ferry Landing is 2.14 miles away

Directions from Thimble Street to Balloch Village Ferry Landing

Balloch Castle Pier is 2.78 miles away

Directions from Thimble Street to Balloch Castle Pier

Arden - Cameron House Pier is 3.01 miles away

Directions from Thimble Street to Arden - Cameron House Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Thimble Street is approximately miles from the

Junction: M8 J31/A8(T)/A8 - 3.53 Miles Away

Directions from Thimble Street to M8 J31/A8(T)/A8

Junction: M898 J1/A898(T)/A726/B815 - 5.93 Miles Away

Directions from Thimble Street to M898 J1/A898(T)/A726/B815

Junction: M8 J30/M898 - 6.28 Miles Away

Directions from Thimble Street to M8 J30/M898

Junction: M8 J29/A726/A737 - 9.42 Miles Away

Directions from Thimble Street to M8 J29/A726/A737

Nearest Tourist Attractions