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placename:- Alison's Scar
site name:- Solway Firth
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY0043
10Km square:- NY04

1Km square NY0043

old text:- Mackenzie 1776

Charts, and sailing directions, Nautical Descriptions of the West Coast of Great Britain, Bristol Channel to Cape Wrath, by Murdoch Mackenzie, published London, 1776.
Pages 23-24:-
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Alison's-Scar is a rock about a quarter of a mile long, which dries at low spring-tide only, and lies about mid-channel between Dubmill-swap and Robin-rig Bank.

placename:- Alison's Scar
date:- 1776
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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