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The inventor of paraffin (kerosene) and industrial magnate James "Paraffin" Young had a house at Kelly, and was buried in the old Inverkip churchyard.David Livingstone was a friend of Young and a replica of a hut the explorer occupied near Victoria Falls was built in the grounds of Kelly as a memorial to Livingstone. A memorial on the shore road recalls 'The Gaiter Club', whose members included Anthony Trollope, Lord Kelvin, Lord Palmerston and the Earl of Shaftesbury. Burnet's episcopal Inverclyde Church, which stood on the shore road of Undercliff Road and was demolished in 1970.Passengers from the island can connect to Glasgow by trains, which terminate in the village at the remarkable Wemyss Bay railway station, noted for its architectural qualities and regarded as one of Scotland's finest railway buildings.It is believed to be taken from the caves of the Firth of Forth where the Clan Wemyss made their home.We considered moving back about 1.5 yrs ago for a new job with a better title and more money.We didn't for a couple of reasons but mostly due to the high cost of living for housing, taxes, and schools.There are a lot of places to go hiking in and around the city (at least in the fall and spring time).
Walter Smart's Skelmorlie (1968) provides an account of both Wemyss Bay and Skelmorlie.The people are generally friendlier and it feels like home. I (will be) living in a rental where rent doesn't jump 20% every time I re-sign my lease.I would not have been able to live in the Bay Area and stay home with my young daughters, working part-time, send them to our desired preschools, etc. And that rental has some semblance of a yard where I can put some chickens, or some other Portland cliche like that. Many great parks and trails around The City of Trees. The villages have always been in separate counties, divided by the Kelly Burn.Wemyss Bay is the port for ferries to Rothesay on the Isle of Bute.