Caithness Field Club
Committee as at August
NON-MEMBERS WELCOME.( SORRY – NO DOGS!) PLEASE WEAR SUITABLE CLOTHING AND BRING A PACKED LUNCH . EVERYONE COMES AT THEIR OWN RISK. WE NORMALLY MEET AT WICK AND THURSO TRAIN STATIONS. THE COMMITTEE SUGGESTS THAT MEMBERS SEEKING LIFTS IN OTHER CARS SHOULD CONTRIBUTE TO THE COST OF PETROL.
Caithness Field Club Winter programme 2019 – 20
Thursday 28 November at 7-30pm in the Pentland Hotel, Thurso:
#srchaeological tour through Kildonan: place names, sites and histories, presented by Jacquie Aitken, Heritage Officer, and Timespan.
Saturday 7th December:
A visit to locations for viewing migratory and resident wildfowl led by Eric Maughan. Meet at Wick and Thurso rail stations at 10:00, then to Castletown car park near shop and hotel.
Tuesday 10th December at 7:30pm in Wick:
A talk by William Munro on Hidden Gems on the East Caithness Coast. Tuesday
21st January 2020 at 7:30pm in the Pentland Hotel, Thurso:
A talk by Jane Coll on the early pilgrims routes from Orkney through Caithness and further south.
16 November 06
11 November 06
The Caithness Field Club has members from all over Caithness with many different backgrounds and interests. Many of the members are keenly interested in Local History, Archaeology, Geography, Natural History, Palaeontology and other topics. The Members lead walks and are available to answer questions on the many outings organised throughout the year. In the winter months indoor activities include lectures, talks, slide shows on a wide range of topics.
The Caithness Field Club has been publishing bulletins since 1973 with articles covering many aspects of Caithness/Scottish history, geography, wildlife and many other subjects. Click here for the Bulletins Index.
Inverness Field Club
Orkney Field Club
Canmore Database - Canmore is the window into the RCAHMS database - Information on almost all of Scotland's archaelogical sites - See Also RCAHMS Links List for many more sources. RCHAMS Photo Stream On FlickR
Am Baile - Highland History and Culture - web site of Highland council - See Also Am Baile Links Lists
Links On Caithness.org
Caithness Museums and Visitor Centres
Google Maps - Zoom in on Caithness in Map, Satellite or Terrain View - amazing detail
A - Z of Caithness for photos and specific links to Google Maps and more.