Kerewhip Bank

Kerewhip Bank ABE C NO225195 1 362 0m

    Ker Whip Bank ? OS Name Book [ABE]
    Kerwhip Bank 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn [also shows Dandy Jem Bank to south-west, now part of OS Pathf. Kerewhip Bank; also Longstrings Bank to the south-east, part of which has also merged with OS Pathf. Kerewhip Bank]

? pn + Sc or SSE bank

According to OS Name Book it was named after the first man who fished there (38, 50). If so, it was probably a nickname. This is possibly the same sandbank as *Clashbennie Bank (see ABE Intro., Fishings and Banks).


This place-name appeared in printed volume 4