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Unknown: Inch Garvie, Firth Of Forth

Sloop (19th Century)

Site Name Unknown: Inch Garvie, Firth Of Forth

Classification Sloop (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) 'At The West End Of Inchgarvie'; Middle Forth Estuary

Canmore ID 273918

Site Number NT17NW 8028

NGR NT 135 795

NGR Description NT c. 135 795

Datum Datum not recorded


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Maritime - Edinburgh, City Of
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District Maritime
  • Former County Not Applicable

Archaeology Notes

NT17NW 8028 c. 135 795

N56 0 W3 23.2

NLO: Inch Garvie [name: NT 137 795].

(Classified as sloop, with cargo of whisky: date of loss cited as 5 November 1822). Unknown: this vessel stranded and bilged at the West end of Inchgarvie [Inch Garvie].

(Location of loss cited as N56 0.5 W3 23.0).

I G Whittaker 1998.

Inch Garvie island lies E-W, and a location around NT 135 795 may be suggested for this loss. The location of this loss may lie within the quasi-administrative areas designated as Maritime - West Lothian or Maritime - Fife.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 10 August 2005.


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