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Welcome to the Photo Features.
Features Jan/Feb 2001 2
Getting a bit short of space on this page so lets move on
to another one.
Another Wick Street and views of
Wick they have on the last day of 2000.
Wick Sky Late Afternoon 30
Snowy Caithness 27
Pictures from around the county
Clythe Lighthouse 17
Picture taken morning 17 December 2000
Assynt Mountain Rescue 5
Paying a visit from the west coast of Sutherland
Harbour and Area 4
Just the base for now. Hope to get more later.
Thurso Masonic Lodge 2
At bottom of
page in More Thurso Pictures
Reay Church 2
digital. missed the mechanical ones by eight months.
Stone Rows of Caithness and Sutherland 25
Information on the
distribution of these mysterious rows in the north.
Environmental News added to Links 25
Updating environmental news
keeping you up to date with some of the news.
Castles and Families of the North - The Sinclairs of Keiss 24
Here is the first of the
Club 23 November
Janet Mackenzie from Thurso
has volunteered to help scan and prepare pages for the site.
This will allow us to put up the earlier bulletins quicker.
Many thanks Janet.
Old Wick Rocks
Social Club 28
Fun Day/Christmas Lights Go On 27
Holborn Head 23
Church Thurso 21
Another Thurso church taking us further towards one of our
aims to have pictures of every church in Caithness on the web
site. We are now filling the gaps.
West Church 20
A river harbour not much used in
winter due to the potential rough weather damaging the boats.
Square - Wick 18
Associated Presbyterian Church - Wick 18
Hall - Wick
Free church - Castletown 16
Breadalbane Crescent 15
East End Boys Football Team 14
Do you know
the members of this team? We have more information on the
older pictures than on more modern ones. Lesson here is
write the names of your teams on the back of pictures. Lots
more to come. Any other clubs with old pics get in touch.
Lyth Arts Centre
Seats 60 for
performances which will restart in April 2001.
Boats in Caithness 14
section we will be adding to over the coming months.
Stacs & Cliffs of Caithness 7
The mighty "Muckle
Stac" opens one of our new pages on Stacs & Cliffs of
Caithness. Contrast this by jumping to
Morven & Maiden Pap on the border of Caithness and
Bonfire at Grizzly 6
A traditional impromptu Bonfire and bring your own
fireworks - lots of people turned out on a cold night.
Lovely November Day 2
A view over the Wick river
towards the Old Parish Church.
Pipes at Wick 2
Railways Page 2
A page for all that railway
stuff. Starting with a few pictures at Wick Station.
Others will follow and more links will be added as we find them.
at Wick Pool 1
against new rules take to the streets to show their disagreement.
Pipe Band Festival 30
Wick Pipe Band organised a very
successful Pipe Band Festival in June 2000. Here are lots of
pictures from the event.
Hill Community Woodland 29
This area used
to be the county dump and has been reclaimed for a forest.
Surrounding trees planted round the perimeter a few years ago now
give an air of what it will be like in a few years. The
amazing thing is the abundance of wild flowers already to be seen.
Many seeds must have lain dormant and have sprung into life with
the new conditions.
For those of you who left Wick some
time ago you might be surprised to see this building at Camps area
where the old paper shop was for a few years. All that was
left were the main walls to hold this new development which opened
In the late
summer 2000 the distillery opened a new visitor centre for tours.
Now at last everyone can see where the most northerly mainland
whisky is produced.
Joachim's Church 27
Office - Smith Terrace, Wick 26
Listings 26 October
We will shortly start to
prepare an index of street listings where pictures of streets can
be found. We may use the voters
roll listings and highlight the ones with pictures.
& Maiden Pap 24
These few high
places on the boundary of Caithness are a complete contrast to the
lower undulating countryside that sweeps over Caithness to the
sea. With panoramic views in all directions. On a
clear day the views are magnificent.
Happening at Wick Harbour 24
pictures of Wick harbour in a new page showing what happens around
the harbour from time to time.
Academy Pull off A
This picture taken just before Academy get their first
goal to make them 2 -1 down. They managed to equalise in the
last couple of minutes.
See the full report
Keiss Pictures 21
Bower Church sits in a tranquil area of Caithness.
Village Hall 19
shows the new hall a bit further on. The hall is well under
way and a bit further on than this. We will bring another
- Dunnet Olrig Castletown 18
November Dates For your diary - Young
Village Hall 17
hall has been demolished and a new one is under construction.
One final look at the old hall and we will bring you pictures of
the new hall in the near future.
at Camster and
Week has stirred up plenty of activity around ancient settlements.
Groups have been visiting places in the company of archaeologists
finding out the current theories and evidence. Sunday's trip
and ended up with a short lecture at Dunbeath
Heritage Centre for lunch. Polished axes, flints and
other artifacts rarely on exhibition were available for
- Gateway to Caithness 14
of pictures in our A to Z of Caithness. This is the fastest
way into the north. See the Caithness coast and fly over Old
Wick Castle and see Wick Harbour from the air as well as the
Highlands on the way.
Gala Reprise 10
Last go at
Thurso Gala pictures before we head into Halloween
Raft Race 9
Back to 5 August for these
pictures of the race.
Dancing in September 5
Here are more pictures of the
competition in September.
Pictures Are Here Now
Total - Three Pages
of Pictures One,
A few views around the coast and the area.
Triathalon Pictures Now In 2
Junior Triathalon 1
More pictures will be coming
on to the pages of Caithness.org over the next few days.
Halkirk's Best Highland Games Yet 30
Pictures in Sections- Parade
to Field, Events,
Few More Pictures
Your Way - Ackergill Crescent 29
transformation which has already taken place in many streets in
Caithness is now in full swing in Ackergill Crescent.
Thurso Pictures in today 28
Anne's Cottage 26
An article by
Professor A Fenton originally published in Caithness Field club
Bulletin 1996. With pictures in Museum Page.
Football Competitions - Wick 24
A big turnout
with teams entered from Thurso, Castletown, Halkirk and other
parts of Caithness for another competition. These lads must
be getting fit.
Karate Club Awards 23
Semenova Russian Folksinger 23
Turns Full Circle 21
Your Way Henrietta Street Area 21
Festival - Dramatic Outdoor Start 20
Harbour Protection Takes First Beating 20
Pictures at 5.00pm - Still Blowing a Gale at Sea
Seven-a-side Competition At Dunnet 18
Band Last Outdoor 2000
Seals at Gills 18
Time in Caithness Sep
Band Coffee Morning 16
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