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TITLE
Letter from Congested Districts Board
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_R31_3_34
PLACENAME
Borgie
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Tongue
DATE OF IMAGE
7 April 1900
PERIOD
1900s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6254
KEYWORDS
bridge construction
crofters
road construction
tongue parish council
Letter from Congested Districts Board

Letter from the secretary of the congested districts board to the Clerk of the Parish council of Tongue requesting some further details about the road.

He asks four questions including why was the roard allowed to fall into disrepair? Who normally repairs and maintains peat roads? Would the parish council guarantee the upkeep of the road if it was repaired?

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Letter from Congested Districts Board

SUTHERLAND: Tongue

1900s

bridge construction; crofters; road construction; tongue parish council

Caithness Archive Centre

Letters to Tongue and Farr parish councils, 1899 to 1902

Letter from the secretary of the congested districts board to the Clerk of the Parish council of Tongue requesting some further details about the road.<br /> <br /> He asks four questions including why was the roard allowed to fall into disrepair? Who normally repairs and maintains peat roads? Would the parish council guarantee the upkeep of the road if it was repaired?