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Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference RHP4243
Title Plan of proposed improvements at Eyemouth Harbour, Berwickshire
Dates 1881
Access status Open
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Location On site (Sighthill)
Description 'Eyemouth harbour. Proposed improvements'. By Thomas Meik & Son, Civil Engineers, Edinburgh. Lithographer unknown.
[1:5220] 1 in = 435 ft. 430 x 270 mm. Hand coloured.
Plan showing proposed new quays, jetty, and piers. Soundings outside harbour and amount of deepening needed in channel and harbour in feet below low water at ordinary spring tides. Proposed extension of harbour at mouth of Rive Eye, weir and rocks to be removed, old piers, beaching basins, rocks, coastal features, village of Eyemouth, church, gasworks, St Ella's Lodge, remains of Eyemouth Fort, old barracks, Northburn Mill, Brown's Bank, Gunsgreen, roads and field boundaries. Note concerning rise of Spring water at spring and neap tides.. Annotated to show locations of Gasworks and St Ella's Lodge.
Level File
Extent 1 plan, flat
Related material AF38/62/1; Unannotated copy RHP4242
Archival history Agriculture and Fisheries Department for Scotland (AF)
Associated places
NA783Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland
PL475Eyemouth, Berwickshire, Scotland

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