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Solway Firth Solway Firth
Solway Firth
Solway Firth
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063 [Situation] To the South of this Parish.
A navigable arm of the Sea which extends Eastwards from the [Irish] Sea forming the boundary between [England] and Scotland for upwards of 50 [miles]. The shore is flat and sandy with a [sunken] rock's but almost every part affords landing places for small vessels of [100] tons to within 6 miles of its extremity.

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Gretna parish Sheet 63.15

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