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TITLE
Wick
EXTERNAL ID
CAITHHORZ_THUFM_PH163
PLACENAME
Wick
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Wick
SOURCE
Caithness Horizons
ASSET ID
4382
KEYWORDS
streets
street scenes
Wick

The name 'Wick' comes from the Norse for 'bay'. During the 900s, the Vikings used the mouth of the River Wick as a harbour for their trading boats and longships. Wick remained the administrative centre of Caithness for almost 500 years


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Wick

CAITHNESS: Wick

streets; street scenes

Caithness Horizons

Caithness Horizons

The name 'Wick' comes from the Norse for 'bay'. During the 900s, the Vikings used the mouth of the River Wick as a harbour for their trading boats and longships. Wick remained the administrative centre of Caithness for almost 500 years <br /> <br /> <br /> This image may be available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email<br /> <a href="mailto: joannehowdle@caithnesshorizons.co.uk">Caithness Horizons</a><br />