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Thura: Inch Garvie, Firth Of Forth

Schooner (20th Century)

Site Name Thura: Inch Garvie, Firth Of Forth

Classification Schooner (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Inchgarvie Island; Queensferry Narrows; Middle Forth Estuary

Canmore ID 273937

Site Number NT17NW 8031

NGR NT 137 795

NGR Description NT c. 137 795

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 8031 c. 137 795

N56 0 W3 23.0

NLO: Inch Garvie [name: NT 137 795]

Forth Bridge [name: NT 135 795].

(Classified as wooden schooner, with cargo of pit props: date of loss cited as 13 November 1901). Thura: this vessel stranded on Inchgarvie. Capt. Lindskog.

Registration: Swedish. Built 1890. 164 tons [unspecified].

(Location of loss cited as N56 0.1 W3 23.0).

I G Whittaker 1998.

The location of this incident may lie within the quasi-administrative areas designated as Maritime - West Lothian or Maritime - Fife.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 11 August 2005.

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