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TITLE
Rosemarkie High Street
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_0891_AT
PLACENAME
Rosemarkie
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Rosemarkie
DATE OF IMAGE
2009
PERIOD
2000s
CREATOR
Andrew Taylor
SOURCE
Andrew Taylor
ASSET ID
32813
KEYWORDS
Stone age
Picts
Pictish stones
Groam House Museum
Rosemarkie High Street

Stone Age remains were once found underneath the site of the street, giving evidence of the village's ancient history. More than 12 Pictish stones were also found around the village churchyard suggesting the presence of a Pictish settlement during the 8th and 9th centuries. These stones can now be found at the Groam House Museum on the High Street.

Today, the High Street remains very much unchanged from the view given in the postcard, although many of the shops that used to exist on the street including bakeries, tea-rooms, shoe-makers and haberdasheries have now gone

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Rosemarkie High Street

ROSS: Rosemarkie

2000s

Stone age; Picts; Pictish stones; Groam House Museum

Andrew Taylor

Stone Age remains were once found underneath the site of the street, giving evidence of the village's ancient history. More than 12 Pictish stones were also found around the village churchyard suggesting the presence of a Pictish settlement during the 8th and 9th centuries. These stones can now be found at the Groam House Museum on the High Street. <br /> <br /> Today, the High Street remains very much unchanged from the view given in the postcard, although many of the shops that used to exist on the street including bakeries, tea-rooms, shoe-makers and haberdasheries have now gone