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East Haven, Angus

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East Haven, Angus

East Haven is a former fishing village in the council area of Angus, Scotland. It is situated 1.5 miles east of Carnoustie and 5 miles south west of Arbroath. The closest city, Dundee, is 13 miles to the west. East Haven has a long history and is first recorded (as 'Stinchendehavene') in deeds granted in 1214 by Philip de Valognes, Lord of Panmure, to the Cistercian monks of Coupar Angus, which gave them rights to build on the land there, to use the haven and to impose a toll on the fishings.
Administrative CountyAngus
Traditional CountyAngus
OS GridNO5836
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityTayside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTayside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTayside
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01241

East Haven, Angus in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

East Haven, fishing vil. with ry. sta., Panbride par., Forfarshire, 4½ miles SW. of Arbroath.

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