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Valhalla: Tantallon Castle, Gin Head, Firth Of Forth

Barque (20th Century)

Site Name Valhalla: Tantallon Castle, Gin Head, Firth Of Forth

Classification Barque (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Mexico; John Bull; Outer Forth Estuary

Canmore ID 120022

Site Number NT58NE 8001

NGR NT 5973 8523

Datum Datum not recorded

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Administrative Areas

  • Council East Lothian
  • Parish Maritime - East Lothian
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District Maritime
  • Former County Not Applicable

Archaeology Notes

NT58NE 8001 5973 8523

N56 3.5 W2 38.8

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Reference (2011)

Whittaker ID : 3002

Name : VALHALLA

Latitude : 560315

Longitude : 23900

Date Built : 1860

Registration : NORWEGIAN

Type : BARQUE (IRON)

Tonnage : 477

Loss Day : 27

Loss Month : 2

Loss Year : 1900

Comment : Stranded at Tantallon. Capt. Servig

Cargo : BALLAST

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