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TITLE
Agreement sent to Tongue Parish Council
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_R31_3_27
PLACENAME
Tongue
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Tongue
DATE OF IMAGE
13 March 1890
PERIOD
1890s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6242
KEYWORDS
bridge construction
crofters
road construction
tongue parish council
Agreement sent to Tongue Parish Council

Agreement sent to Tongue Parish Council recognising that the government does not pay out money for construction projects unless there is an agreed "upkeep guarantee."

This upkeep guarantee is to be provided by local crofters who will make sure the road and bridge are always in good repair after they are built.

The agreement is signed by seventeen crofters.

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Agreement sent to Tongue Parish Council

SUTHERLAND: Tongue

1890s

bridge construction; crofters; road construction; tongue parish council

Caithness Archive Centre

Letters to Tongue and Farr parish councils, 1899 to 1902

Agreement sent to Tongue Parish Council recognising that the government does not pay out money for construction projects unless there is an agreed "upkeep guarantee."<br /> <br /> This upkeep guarantee is to be provided by local crofters who will make sure the road and bridge are always in good repair after they are built.<br /> <br /> The agreement is signed by seventeen crofters.