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Scrabster, General

Burgh (Medieval), Town (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Scrabster, General

Classification Burgh (Medieval), Town (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 75256

Site Number ND07SE 23

NGR ND 09957 70330

NGR Description Centred on ND 09957 70330

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Thurso
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Caithness
  • Former County Caithness

Archaeology Notes

ND07SE 23 09957 70330

Precept for charter of erection as burgh of barony (bishop of Caithness) 6 Feb 1526/7. (See also ND17SW 5 Scrabster Harbour.)

G S Pryde 1965.

Scrabster also partly lies on mapsheet ND17SW.


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