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Covesea, Moray

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Covesea, Moray

Administrative CountyMoray
Traditional CountyMorayshire
OS GridNJ1870
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGrampian

Other names by which Covesea, Moray has been known in the past


Covesea, Moray in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Covesea, coast vil., in co. and 6 miles NW. of Elgin; in vicinity are romantic rocks and caves, in one of which are curious sculptures; ½ mile from the shore is Covesea Skerries, a very dangerous reef; on Craig Head is a lighthouse, with revolving light (Covesea Skerries), 160 ft. above high-water, and visible 18 miles.

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