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Oban North Pier
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Oban North Pier

Latitude: 56 25'N
Longitude: 05 28'W
Country: Scotland

Ownership: Argyll and Bute Council
Type: Municipal
Usage: Leisure, Fishing
Contact name: Mr Douglas Craig, Harbourmaster
Telephone no: 01631 562892
Website: www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/co...ices/piers

About Oban North Pier

The 1861 census shows us that before the coming of the railway in the 1890s, Oban was a small fishing village with a population of just 600.

Oban has four piers: North pier, South Pier, Railway pier and Lighthouse pier. The Council-owned North Pier is used by the Waverley and other cruise vessels. It is also used as a lay-by berth by Caledonian MacBrayne.

Information on boat moorings in Oban Bay is available here.

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