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Dumbarton, High Street, College Way, Robert Napier's Engine

Commemorative Monument (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Dumbarton, High Street, College Way, Robert Napier's Engine

Classification Commemorative Monument (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Engine Of Ps 'leven'

Canmore ID 164843

Site Number NS37NE 76

NGR NS 3958 7533

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council West Dunbartonshire
  • Parish Dumbarton
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Dumbarton
  • Former County Dunbartonshire

Archaeology Notes

NS37NE 76 3958 7533

(Location cited as NS 395 753). Engine of PS 'Leven': the single-cylinder, side-lever engine, built by Robert Napier in 1824, formerly beside Dumbarton Castle (NS47SW 5.00) has been moved to the new town centre.

J R Hume 1976.


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