MHG1687 - Thurso Burgh

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Type and Period (1)

  • BURGH (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Erected burgh of barony (Earl of Caithness) 27 July 1633.
G S Pryde 1965.

REFERENCE - Scottish Record Office

Estimate of a new house for William Sinclair of Freswick.
Estimate is for ?120. Elevation drawn.
1816 GD 136/873


Account for Mason and Wright work done on a house for William Sinclair of Freswick. Total sum
William Henderson Architect? Factor?
1818-19 GD 136/875/21-22
1820 23.


1920, Scottish Country Life, Vol 7, No 6, p 261-265 (Text/Publication/Serial). SHG3429.


Thurso Town Council, 1934, Thurso: official guide (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2883.


Pryde, G S, 1965, The burghs of Scotland: a critical list, 68, no. 326 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2640.


Grant, D, 1966, Old Thurso (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2282.


Simpson, G G (ed.), 1972, Scotland's medieval burghs: an archaeological heritage in danger, 32 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2794.


Close-Brooks, J, 1986, Exploring Scotland's Heritage: The Highlands, 33-5, No. 8 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2053.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ND 1099 6800 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet ND16NW
Civil Parish THURSO
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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