Caithness Archive Centre

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Caithness Archive Centre, Wick Library, Wick, Caithness, KW1 5AB

    Caithness Archive Centre is responsible for collecting, preserving and making locally accessible archives relating to the history of the Caithness area.

    Situated in Wick and dating back from 1589, the archive contains documents in different formats including charters, minute books, correspondence, maps, photographs and plans.

    There is a public Search Room in Wick Library which is open to all and free of charge.




     

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From town centre and TIC (at McAllans clothing store) - there is only one set of traffic lights in Wick town centre, and McAllans is right beside them. Follow the main road to the right into Bridge Street, over the river and straight over at the mini-roundabout. The library building is on your left directly opposite Caithness General Hospital, and the North Highland Archive is upstairs to the left. About 5 to 10 minutes walk.

    Getting there by railway:- By train - from the train station, walk down the brae to the mini-roundabout, turn right. The library building is on your left directly opposite Caithness General Hospital, and the North Highland Archive is upstairs to the left. About 5 minutes walk.

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