North Carr

The North Carr Reef is a sandstone reef northeast of Edinburgh, on the headland between the Firth of Forth and St Andrews Bay. There have been many ships wrecked on the reef, which lies on the busy shipping lanes into the Forth ports and the River Tay.

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Crail; Scottish Gaelic: Cathair Aile) is a former royal burgh, parish and community council area in the of , . is situated 3 miles southwest of North Carr. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village and parish in lies near the eastern coast of , in an area known as the , 6.5 miles southeast of and 3.6 miles north of . is situated 3½ miles west of North Carr. Photo: S.moeller, Public domain.

is a hamlet close to on the of , Scotland. is situated 5 miles west of North Carr.

North Carr

56.2942° or 56° 17' 39.2" north
-2.575° or 2° 34' 30" west
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  • Cebuano: North Carr Rock
  • Dutch: North Carr
  • Swedish: North Carr Rock

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