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Alternative Names:  None

Type of Dive: Shore dive 

Suggested Experience:  Sport Diver 

Travel directions: From the A1, turn off for Eyemouth on the A1107 and turn left onto B6438 and left again before St Abbs  

Parking directions:   Car park at the top of the hill on the left just before the lighthouse. 

Lat & Long:   N55 54 908    W2 8 980

Tides: Tide tables

Depth: 16m  

Site entry/exit:  As the pictures below, enter on the ramp


The walk back up the hill is a killer. 


Underwater directions: In the centre of the bay there is a small tunnel in a depth of 7m in a rock called wick gault. There is a wreck here called the Odense (N55 54.90 W02 09.19) and the only sizable part left is the boiler.


Site Hazards:   Path to the dive site and currents to the north.

Diveboat:  MV Topline

Nearest Public phone:   St Abbs 

Accommodation:  Dunbar and St Abbs

Mobile Network service:    Contact me

Other comments:  This dive site is usually done when St Abbs is blown out but it can be a great dive. 

Pub:  St Abbs 

Created By: Eddie Horn 

Cafe: St Abbs 

Air & Nitrox: Edinburgh dive centre  Aquastars    Marinequest    FYM

Date:  7/7/07 


Links:  None

Surface Photos: By Eddie Horn

U/Water Photos:  By Nathan Jeffery


Divesite map:   By Max Ruffert


Dive Report:  Comment in the box below.