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Leith Docks, Victoria Dock and Lock Gates

A Category B Listed Building in Leith, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9792 / 55°58'45"N

Longitude: -3.1732 / 3°10'23"W

OS Eastings: 326886

OS Northings: 676866

OS Grid: NT268768

Mapcode National: GBR 8S4.Q3

Mapcode Global: WH6SF.7Z65

Entry Name: Leith Docks, Victoria Dock and Lock Gates

Listing Date: 30 March 1994

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 364043

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27081

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Leith

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Description

James M Rendel, 1847-51. Rectangular dock, E end angled to accommodate outer harbour. Ashlar faced quays with timber piled walkway to S. Lock to N with rusticated facing and decayed gates. Stairs to water in shaped corners. Capstans, bull-nosed at water's edge.

Statement of Interest

The first completed dock of the second phase of building.

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