Other current and historical names
Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Covesea within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Covesea, coast vil., in co. and 6 miles NW. of Elgin; in vicinity are romantic rocks and caves, in one of which are curious sculptures; ½ mile from the shore is Covesea Skerries, a very dangerous reef; on Craig Head is a lighthouse, with revolving light (Covesea Skerries), 160 ft. above high-water, and visible 18 miles.