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Renfrewshire Council

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This article is about the modern local authority of Renfrewshire Council.
For the historic county of Renfrewshire, see Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire Council is the Roads Authority for the central section of the far larger historic County of Renfrewshire. It is centred on Scotland's largest town, Paisley. Transport Scotland manage the A737, A8, A898 and motorways which pass through the council area. As of 2016, Government Statistics say that the council is responsible for 37.7 miles of A roads; 39 miles of B roads and 485.9 miles of other roads. There is an additional 13.6 miles of Trunk roads and 14.5 miles of Motorway within the council area, which are maintained by Transport Scotland.

Principal and Classified Numbered Roads

The following is a list of A and B classified roads that are at least partially managed by the authority:

Route From To Length


A8 Edinburgh Greenock 68.8 miles View
A726 Strathaven Erskine 31.2 miles View
A736 Braehead Irvine 24.1 miles View
A741 Paisley Yoker 5.4 miles View
A760 Largs Auchengrange 13.2 miles View
A761 Port Glasgow Glasgow 19.1 miles View
A877 Glasgow Road Canal Street 0.5 miles View   
B771 Barrhead Charleston, Paisley 2.1 miles View
B774 Paisley Barrhead 2.7 miles View
B775 Paisley Lugton 8.2 miles View
B776 Uplawmoor Howwood 5.6 miles View
B786 Lochwinnoch Kilmacolm 8.1 miles View
B787 Johnstone Howwood By Pass 3.6 miles View
B789 Langbank Millarston 10.1 miles View
B790 Bridge of Weir Inchinnan 5.3 miles View
B791 Paisley Road Glebe Street 1.1 miles View
B815 Erskine Bishopton 1.6 miles View
B7050 George Street Gallow Green Road 0.2 miles View     

Classified Unnumbered Roads

Main Article: Renfrewshire Council (Class III roads)


Main Article: Renfrewshire Council (Junctions)

Bridges, Tunnels, and other Crossings

Main Article: Renfrewshire Council (Crossings)


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