Font Size

100% 150% 200%

Background Colour

Default Contrast
Close Reset

All our staffed properties, sites and offices, including the HES Archives and Library, are currently closed, but we’re working on plans to gradually reopen. In the meantime, you can access our services online. Find out more.

Mill Stone Neuk

Millstone Quarry (Post Medieval)

Site Name Mill Stone Neuk

Classification Millstone Quarry (Post Medieval)

Alternative Name(s) White Sands

Canmore ID 58829

Site Number NT77NW 42

NGR NT 707 780

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
Canmore Disclaimer. © Copyright and database right 2020.

Toggle Aerial | View on large map

Administrative Areas

  • Council East Lothian
  • Parish Dunbar
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District East Lothian
  • Former County East Lothian

Archaeology Notes

NT77NW 42 707 780.

Mill Stone Neuk: An area of rocks lying between high and low water marks a short distance N of White Sands. A coarse kind of mill stone was formerly got here, hence the name.

Name Book 1853


MyCanmore Image Contributions

Contribute an Image

MyCanmore Text Contributions