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I al. 55'7' V; long. 6° 30'. W Hillestk Auth. F. Herdman, Esq.,

Accn. Area about 2,380 sų

IV. Steam lighters of 100 tons. mali IST. Crane power to 2 tons.

Charges.--60 per ton on vessels.
Officials.-Gen. Man. and Sec., W. A. Donald ; Harb. Master,
hn MacHendry.
Hotels.-“Boyd Arms,” Ballycastle ; “ Commercial," Bush-
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BALLYCASTLE, Co. Antrim, Ireland, near the Fair Head.

Lat. 55° 16' N ; long. 6° 32' W. Pop. 1,600. uth. Owner, Lady Boyd. THW. f. and c. 6h 42m. Dock soked up with sand. A new jetty has been constructed at which essels drawing 2oft discharge in moderate weather. W. Sheltered om NE. and NW. There are dangerous currents between Rathlin sland and the mainland. Tr.-Coasting vessels bringing coals, late, timber, Sc. No harb. dues. Official.-Agent to Owner, J. B. Johnstone. BALLYCOTTON, Co. Cork, Ireland. Lat. 51° 49' N ; long.

7° 59' W. Pop. 350. THW. f. and C. ih 38m. A small pier. Harb. dry at LW., affording protection to fishing vessels and coasters. BALLYCROVANE, Harb. in Kenmare Bay, Co. Kerry, Ire

land. An anchorage in about 4 fms. BALLYSHANNON, Co. Donegal, Ireland. Lat. 54° 31' N;

long. 8° 2' W. At the mouth of the Erne. THW. 5h 18m. D. on bar 3ft LWST., and 6ft LWNT. ; 13f1 HWS C., and soft HWNT. Channel is about uo to 150 yds wide, with depth of about 12ft, except near the Bar; and 18 to 2oft at wharves, LW. Auth. Harb. Trust., under Act, 1886. En. occasionally difficult, but undergoing improvements.

Charges.-On vessels, ad per ton reg. ; on cargo, 3d to 4d per

Pilotage.-Coasters 2/6 in, 2/o out, per foot dft. ; foreign 3/6 in, 3/ out, per loot dft. Official.-Sec. to Harb. Trust., Edward Lynch, Hotels.-" The Imperial," Commercial," and Railway." BALLYSODARE, Co. Sligo, Ireland. Lat. 54° 18' N ; long,

8° 25' W. A small port on the coast of Connaught, with secure anchorage for two or three small vessels in Porthcurry Pool in 13ft LW. THW. f. and c. 6h 35m. No harb. authority. BALMERINO, Fifeshire. River Tay. Lat. 56° 25' N; long

3° 2' W. Pop. 800. Auth: Owner, E. A. Stuart, Kinfauns Castle. Rys. N.B. THW. f. and c. 2h 44m. There is a sto se pier, 120ft long, connected with a timber jetty, with about rost at HWST. alongside. D. Dry at LW, BALTIMORE, Co. Cork, Ireland. Lat. 51° 27' N ; long.

9° 16' W; about 5m NE. from Cape Clear. Pop. 150. THW. f. and c. 4h 23m. An anchorage for vessels drawing up to 18ft. In the reign of Charles I., 1631, this town was plundered by Algerine pirates, who carried above 200 of the inhabitants into slavery. No harb. dues.

Official.- John Brown, Harb. Constable.
BAMBOROUGH, Northumberland, 15m SE. from Ber-

wick-on-Tweed. Pop. 4,000. The keep of the castle--said to have been built by Ina, King of Northumbria, in 548–is used as a refuge for shipwrecked sailors.

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Towage.--40 reg. tons and upwards into or out of the harb., from or to half a mile beyond the present pierhead of the harb. id reg. ton ; from one berth in the harb. to another jd reg. ton.

Officials.--Sec. 1o Trust., William Pollock ; Harb. Master, P. Barr; Coll, of Harb. Dues, J. McHutchison ; Coll. of H.M. Cust., F. Franklin.

Hotels.-" The Station,” “King's Arms,” “Queen's," and “Ayr Arms." BADACRO HARBOUR, Loch Gairloch, Rosshire. Lat.

57° 40' N; long. 5° 42' W. A fish-curing station, having sheltered little basin, much frequented by small craft. BAGILLT, Flintshire (see Chester). Lat. 53° 17' N ; long.

3° 12' W. Ry. Chester & Holyhead. Auth. Owners, Walkers, Parker & Co., Ld. THW. f. and c. 11h 58m W. prev. SW. and NE. There is about 2ft at LW., and 13ft zin at HWST. L'sed principally by Messrs. Walker's vessels, steam cranes, and goods wharves.

Charges.--Various, from 4d per ton.
BALBRIGGAN, Co. Dublin (see Dublin. Lat. 53° 36' 45' N ;

long. 6° 10' 40" W. Ry. G.N. (I.) Auth. Dublin Port and Docks Board, under Act 30, Vict., c. 23, and The Piers and Harbours Confirmation Act, 1867. THW. f. and c. 10h 40m. Harbour dries at LW. D. at HWST. 1oft. Used principally by vessels drawing up to 8ft. Quayage 684yds. Tr.Muslin, embroidery, and hosiery, fisheries, &c.

Charges. -60 per ton on vessels. Ballast 1/ per ton, gas light id per ton.

Officials.--See Dublin. Harl. Master, R. McCowan.

BALCARRY (Kirkcudbright). A sheltered anchorage and lifeboat station on the Solway Firth. BALLANTRAE, Ayrshire, at the mouth of the Stinchar. Lat.

55° 7' N; long. 5° 2' W. Pop. 600. Post. town, Girvan.

A smali harb., dry at LW., with stone pier, having D. of 8ft HWST. THW. f. and c. i1h 28m. BALLINA, Co. Mayo, Ireland. Situated at the mouth of the

Moy, Killala Bay. Lat. 54° 10' N ; long. 9° 15'W; Pop., with its suburb Ardnaree, 5 800. Auth. River Moy Commissioners, by Statute, 1860. THW. f. and c. 5h 15m. D. 5ft LWST., and 16ft HWST. LV. 350 tons.

Charges.-Harb. dues. On vessels to or from home ports, a sun not exceeding 6d per ton ; on vessels to or from foreign ports, a sum not exceeding Sd jer ton.

Pilotage.--2) per foot in dft. for vessels from or for home ports; 3per foot in dst. for vessels froin or for foreign ports.

Officials.-Sec., R. W. Joynt ; Harb. Master, J. Hately.
BALLINACOURTY-See Dungarvon.
BALLINACURRA.-See Cork.
BALLINTOY, Co. Antrim, Ireland. Between Coleraine and

Rathlin Island. Lat. 55° 7' N ; long. 6° 30'. W Nearest Railway Station, Ballycastle. Auth, F. Herdman, Esq., of Lisburn. THW. f. and c. 6h 28m. Accn. Area about 2,380 39 yds. Quayage 30cft frontage. LV. Steam lighters of 100 tons. Don Bar 6ft LWST. and 10 ft HWST. Crane power to 2 tons.

Charges.-6d per ton on vessels.

Officials.-Gen. Man. and Sec., W. A. Donald ; Harb. Master, John MacHendry.

Hotels.--"Boyd Arms,” Ballycastle ; “Commercial," Bushmills. BALLYCASTLE, Co. Antrim, Ireland, near the Fair Head.

Lat. 55° 16' N ; long. 6° 32' W. Pop. 1,600. Auth. Owner, Lady Boyd.

THW. f. and c. 6h 42m.

Dock choked up with sand. A new jetty has been constructed at which vessels drawing poft discharge in moderate weather. W. Sheltered from NE. and NW. There are dangerous currents between Rathlin Island and the mainland. Tr.-Coasting vessels bringing coals, slate, timber, &c. No harb. dues.

Official.-Agent to Owner, J. B. Johnstone. BALLYCOTTON, Co. Cork, Ireland. Lat. 51° 49' N ; long.

7° 59' W. Pop. 350. THW. f. and c. 5h 38m. A small pier. Harb. dry at LW., affording protection to fishing vessels and coasters. BALLYCROVANE, Harb. in Kenmare Bay, Co. Kerry, Ire

land. An anchorage in about 4 sms. BALLYSHANNON, Co. Donegal, Ireland. Lat. 54° 31' N;

long. 8° 2' W. At the mouth of the Erne. THW. 5h 18m. D. on bar 3st LWST., and 6t LWNT. ; 13ft HWST., and soft HWNT. Channel is about uo tu 150 yds wide, with depth of about 12st, except near the Bar; and 18 to 20ft at wharves, LW. Auth. Harb. Trust., under Act, 1886. En. occasionally difficult, but undergoing improvements.

Charges.--On vessels, ad per ton reg. ; on cargo, 3d to 4d per

Pilotage.-Coasters 26 in, 2/0 out, per foot dft. ; foreign 3/6 in, 3/ out, per foot dft.

Official.- Sec. to Harb. Trust., Edward Lynch.
Hotels.-" The Imperial, Commercial," and " Railway."
BALLYSODARE, Co. Sligo, Ireland. Lat. 54° 18' N ; long.

8° 25' W. A small port on the coast of Connaught, with secure anchorage for two or three small vessels in Porthcurry Pool in izft LW. THW. f. and c. 6h 35m. No harb. authority. BALMERINO, Fife-hire. River Tay. Lat. 56° 25' N ; long

3° 2' w. Pop. 800. Auth. Owner, E. A. Stuart, Kinfauns Castle. Rys. N.B. THW. f. and c. 2h 44m. There is a sto e pier, 12oft long, connected with a timber jetty, with about soft at HWST. alongside. D. Dry at LW, BALTIMORE, Co. Cork, Ireland. Lat. 51° 27' N ; long.

9° 16' W; about 5m NE. from Cape Clear. Pop. 150. THW. f. and c. 4h 23m. An anchorage for vessels drawing up to 18ft. In the reign of Charles I., 1631, this town was plundered by Algerine pirates, who carried above 200 of the inhabitants into slavery. No harb. dues.

Official.- John Brown, Harb. Constable.
BAMBOROUGH, Northumberland, 15m SE. from Ber-

wick-on-Tweed. Pop. 4,000. The keep of the castle--said to have been built by Ina, King of Northumbria, in 548—is used as a refuge for shipwrecked sailors.

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BANDON QUAY (see Kinsale), Co. Cork, Ireland. Lot.

51° 44' N ; long 8° 43' W. Situated 7 miles from the mouth of the Bandon River. Ry. Cork, Bandon & South Coast Ry. Auth. Kinsale Harb. Commissioners, by Kinsale Harb. Orders, 1870 and 1874. THW. f. and c. 5h 18m. D. alongside quay 8jft HWST., on bar 13st LWST. ; Sp. rise 12ft, and N. roft. Vessels have often to wait many days to discharge and load, at the above named quay, but can discharge at the New Pier at Kinsale at all times. Tri-1. Coal, corn, timber, and salt; E. Corn, timber, and pitwood. W. prev. SW. LV. 200 tons.

Charges.-On vessels id per ton reg.
Officials.-Sec., M. Hegarty ; Harb. Master, E. Barrett.
Hotel.-"Barrett's Restaurant."
BANFF, Banffsbire. Lat. 57 40' N ; long. 2° 31' W. Pop.

4,200. Auth. Harb. Trust., under Act of Parliament, 3 and 4 Vict., c. 114. P. NC. THW. f. and c. oh 28m ; Sp. rise 1oft; N. 8ft; R. of N. 5?ft. W. prev. W., most dangerous from NW. to NE. Ry. G.N. (S.) Tr.-1. Coal, lime, timber, iron, stones, and general goods ; E. Timber, corn, herrings, &c. The outer entrance has a width of 45ft. LV. It is supposed the LV. that ever entered at any time of tide was a light steamer or about 500 tons gross reg.

No vessels can enter at LW. of ST. except at times a few boats. The harb. consists of an inner and outer basin; the area within the walls is about 4 acres. There is entire safety in the inner basin, zooft x 230 st, with 1,600ft of quayage; but in LT. loaded vessels can only enter outer basin, 290ft x 190ft, where they discharge part cargo. At NT. vessels drawing not more than 10.ft can enter outer basin, and at ST. 13}st, or about, according to direction of W. and state of sand ; and vessels can enter inner basin at NT., drawing 8ft, and at ST. 10.ft, varying as before mentioned. Morton's Patent Slipway is soft long x 27ft wide. H. of T. ST. 12ft to 16ft ; N. cost to 13kt. Crane, and other accommodation.

Charges.-Harb. dues inwards and outwards Id reg, ton. Water and pier lights about id reg. ton, Berthing dues 1/ to 2/6. Plankage 6d for each planh.

Pilotage.-District not defined. Rates. Inwards or outwards 2d ton.

Towage.-Boat with kedge and warp 5/ per vessel.

Officials.--Clerk tollarb. Trust., J. Smith ; Harb. and Shore Vaster, R. Sheriff : Berthing Master, G. Macdonald. BANGOR, Carnarvonshire. Lat. 53' 13' N ; long. 4° 8'W.

Pop. about 7,000. Ry. Chester & Holyhead THW. f. and c. gh 34m. D. 17ft IIWST., and ist HWNT. Accn. Tidal basin 320ft long soft, with 690ft of quayagt. There is about 5oost quayage outside tidal basin. Tr. --Exporting slates.

Charges.-L’nder 50 tons burden or dead weight to yoo tons and upwards, 2/ per vessel.

Official.----E. A. Young, Harh, Jaster.
Hotels. -" Albion," R. G. Prichard ; " Castle," John Denman,

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