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TITLE
Canisbay, Church of Scotland
EXTERNAL ID
HC_PLANNING_06_037_1755
PLACENAME
Canisbay
DISTRICT
Caithness - Northern
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Canisbay
PERIOD
1980s
CREATOR
T. Kenneth MacKenzie
SOURCE
The Highland Council Planning Department
ASSET ID
15306
KEYWORDS
Caithness
churches
kirk
kirks
memorials
Canisbay, Church of Scotland

Canisbay is a small, scattered community. It's nineteenth century church is used occasionally by the Royal Family as it is not far from the Castle of Mey which was formerly owned by the Queen Mother.

The church is the most northerly parish church mainland Scotland. Inside is a memorial to Jan de Groot who started a ferry service to Orkney in 1496.

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Canisbay, Church of Scotland

CAITHNESS: Canisbay

1980s

Caithness; churches; kirk; kirks; memorials;

The Highland Council Planning Department

The Highland Council Planning Dept

Canisbay is a small, scattered community. It's nineteenth century church is used occasionally by the Royal Family as it is not far from the Castle of Mey which was formerly owned by the Queen Mother.<br /> <br /> The church is the most northerly parish church mainland Scotland. Inside is a memorial to Jan de Groot who started a ferry service to Orkney in 1496.