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Latitude: 55.0027 / 55°0'9"N
Longitude: -3.5742 / 3°34'26"W
OS Eastings: 299409
OS Northings: 568700
OS Grid: NX994687
Mapcode National: GBR 3BHL.0G
Mapcode Global: WH5WY.2J97
Entry Name: Glencaple Quay
Listing Date: 26 June 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334959
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3807
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Nith
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Early 19th century. Wide, square-ended quay, built mostly of
large squared red rubble blocks: curved south west corner and
south wall built of rough rubble, suggesting different
building date. North side has stone steps leading to
waterline is kept silt-free by stream. Some wooden bollards.
Modern buildings at south and at east ends.
1st quay built here in 1746. Built to accommodate ships too
large to reach Dumfries.
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