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TITLE
Caithness, 1925 - Wick
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CAITHNESS 1925-26_56001_028
PLACENAME
Wick
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Wick
PERIOD
1920s
CREATOR
Herbert Sinclair
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31862
KEYWORDS
streets
towns
Caithness, 1925 - Wick

This is a page from a book of photographs of Caithness from 1925. It shows a photograph of High Street, Wick looking east.

A Royal Burgh from 1589, the town of Wick has even more ancient origins, as shown by its name which comes from the Norse 'Vic', the word for bay. It lies on the north-east coast of Scotland 19 miles south of John O'Groats.

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Caithness, 1925 - Wick

CAITHNESS: Wick

1920s

streets; towns

Highland Libraries

Caithness 1925

This is a page from a book of photographs of Caithness from 1925. It shows a photograph of High Street, Wick looking east.<br /> <br /> A Royal Burgh from 1589, the town of Wick has even more ancient origins, as shown by its name which comes from the Norse 'Vic', the word for bay. It lies on the north-east coast of Scotland 19 miles south of John O'Groats.