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Dunfermline, Watergate

Gate (16th Century)

Site Name Dunfermline, Watergate

Classification Gate (16th Century)

Canmore ID 49321

Site Number NT08NE 1.04

NGR NT 08956 87376

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Fife
  • Parish Dunfermline
  • Former Region Fife
  • Former District Dunfermline
  • Former County Fife

Archaeology Notes

NT08NE 1.4 0896 8737.

(NT 0896 8737) Site of Watergate (NR)

OS 6"map, Fifeshire, 1st ed., (1854)

Sited as above, but not named, on Webster's map of 16th century Dunfermline.

J M Webster 1953.

Henderson shows an un-named Port at this point.

E Henderson 1879.

Recent demolition at the site has not revealed anything of interest. Visited by OS (D W R) 18 February 1974.

See NT08NE 116 for details of watching brief in 1994.


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