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Slate Pier, Ellanbeich, Seil

A Category B Listed Building in Oban North and Lorn, Argyll and Bute

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Latitude: 56.2934 / 56°17'36"N

Longitude: -5.6512 / 5°39'4"W

OS Eastings: 174161

OS Northings: 717206

OS Grid: NM741172

Mapcode National: GBR DDF2.N84

Mapcode Global: WH0H2.526R

Plus Code: 9C8P78VX+8G

Entry Name: Slate Pier, Ellanbeich, Seil

Listing Name: Ellenbeich Quay at Sgeir Nam Ban and Sea Wall to South

Listing Date: 2 October 1984

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 344931

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB12201

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200344931

Location: Kilbrandon and Kilchattan

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Oban North and Lorn

Parish: Kilbrandon And Kilchattan

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Built circa 1826. Quay, enclosing south side of harbour
inlet; long sea wall extends south. All built of vertically
set rubble slabs. Quay is irregular-plan with parapet at
south, concrete stair to north.

Statement of Interest

Built for slate-quarrying industry. Second quay formerly at

North end of bay. Now destroyed.

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