Dunnet  Caithness


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Dunnet like this:

Dunnet, coast par. and vil. with inn, N. Caithness-shire, on Dunnet Bay, 9 miles SE. of Thurso -- par., 16,844 ac., pop. 1607; P.O.; sandstone, and sandstone-flag suitable for pavement, are extensively quarried.

Dunnet through time

Dunnet is now part of Highland district. Click here for graphs and data of how Highland has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Dunnet itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Dunnet, in Highland and Caithness | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 18th April 2024

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