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Oban, Railway Quay

Quay (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Oban, Railway Quay

Classification Quay (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Oban Harbour, Railway Pier

Canmore ID 22926

Site Number NM82NE 49

NGR NM 8557 2974

NGR Description From NM 8557 2974 to NM 8575 2993

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Kilmore And Kilbride
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NM82NE 49 8557 2974 to 8575 2993

Not to be confused with Oban Harbour, South Pier (NM 8546 2973), Oban Harbour, Commissioners for Northern Lights' Pier (NM 8534 2982) and Oban Harbour, North Pier (NM 8574 3010), for which see NM82NE 50.00, NM82NE 51 and NM83SE 43, respectively.

Railway Quay [NAT] (at NM 8560 2984)

OS 1:10,000 map, 1977.

This pier is of masonry construction with wood-piled facing.

J R Hume 1977.

Oban Harbour is an ill-defined area around NM 856 300.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 5 May 2008.


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