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Edinburgh, Granton, 8 Granton Square, Granton Hotel

Hotel (19th Century), Naval Reserve Training Centre (20th Century)

Site Name Edinburgh, Granton, 8 Granton Square, Granton Hotel

Classification Hotel (19th Century), Naval Reserve Training Centre (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Forth Division, Royal Naval Reserve; Granton Harbour, Naval Reserve Training Centre; Hms Claverhouse; Hms Lochinvar

Canmore ID 52057

Site Number NT27NW 30

NGR NT 23748 77087

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT27NW 30 23748 77087

Commissioned during World War 2 as HMS Lochinvar.

Information from R Mowat (RCAHMS) 2 February 1990.

Closed down as HMS Claverhouse, 26 March 1994.

Information: Lt Cdr R Mowat RNR, March 1994.

HMS Claverhouse was closed as a Naval Training Centre in 1994 and is still empty.

Site recorded by GUARD during the Coastal Assessment Survey for Historic Scotland, 'The Firth of Forth from Dunbar to the Coast of Fife' 26th February 1996.


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