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Vessel lists: FOI release

Published: 25 Jan 2018

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

FOI reference: FOI/18/00138
Date received: 18 January 2018
Date responded: 22 January 2018

Information requested

Vessel lists for all the creeks in the Aberdeen, Anstruther, Eyemouth, Fraserburgh and Peterhead districts.


I have only included active vessels in the lists.

I enclose a copy of all of the information you requested. The answer to your question is

District Creek Number Total
Aberdeen Aberdeen 15
Arbroath 26
Gourdon 14
Johnshaven 12
Montrose 12
Stonehaven 9 88
Anstruther Anstruther 39
Burnitisland 6
Crail 11
Methil and Leven 15
Pittenweem 19
St Andrews 16
St Monans 8 114
Eyemouth Burnmouth 12
Cove 6
Dunbar 30
Eyemouth 30
Granton 8
North Berwick 9
Port Seton 16
St Abbs 11 122
Fraserburgh Fraserburgh 136
Gardenstown 18
Macduff 21
Portsoy 7
Rosehearty 11
Sandhaven & Pitullie 6
Whitehills 10 209
Peterhead Boddam 8
Peterhead 96
Port Errol 5 109

You will see that the total number of vessels does not completely match the numbers supplied in my response to your FoI/18/00097. However, they are broadly in line.

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25 Jan 2018
Vessel lists: FOI release