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Caithness Archive Centre

Phone 01955 606 432

Wick Library, Sinclair Terrance, Wick, Caithness KW1 5AB

Caithness Archive Centre is part of the Highland Archive Service. The hub of the service is the Highland Archive and Registration Centre which is in Inverness. The two other offices are Lochaber Archive Centre in Fort William and Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre in Portree.


Opening hours:

Caithness Archive Centre: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10:00-13:00 and 14:00-17:00.

Skye & Lochalsh Archive Centre: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10:0013:00 and 14:00-17:00

Highland Archive Centre: Archive Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 10:00-17:00, Wed 10:00-19:30. Family History Centre Monday-Friday (except Wednesday) 10:00-17:00, Wednesday 10:00-19:30.

Lochaber Archive Centre: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10:00am-13:00 and 14:00-17:00.

Collection Highlights

Castle of Mey refurbishment plans by Sinclair Macdonald, Architects of Thurso (1819): The firm of Si...

Freswick Estate Map (c1900): When this map was drawn c.1900 the island of Stroma was home to some 37...

Wick Burgh Records; Crown precept of sasine on erection of Wick into a royal burgh by King James VI ...