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The History of Kirkton Settlement. Exhibition.

 For Highland Archeology Festival 2016 we will be putting on an exhibition in the Treehouse of the History of Kirkton Settlement. The Exhibition will be on throughout October, Monday to Thursday 10 – 4. More information about HAF events is on … Continue reading

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Heritage Exhibition. Our Local Railway

Heritage Photograph Exhibition  The Local Railway A collection of Old photographs of The Skye & Dingwall Railway line, Stations and Trains. Free Entry The Tree House at the Smithy Hub. On until September 30th Open 10am—4pm. Monday to Friday please … Continue reading

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MAGAZINE – TULLICH

MAGAZINE  – TULLICH H.E.R.  No.  MHG56895 GRID  REF.  92304205 The Magazine , looking North Note: 1. The thickness of the walls and roof. 2.The robbed stone from the corners. 3.The faint impression of the outer wall running down the right edge and … Continue reading

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Archive Photographs

The Gallery of photographs below have been uploaded from our Archives. These were inherited from former Smithy Heritage Society and gathered from many sources over the years. Click the small pictures to see larger ones. If anyone has any further … Continue reading

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Archive photos of the Smithy Community Hub.

This gallery contains 38 photos.

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Tullich Rifle range.

RIFLE RANGE – TULLICH H.E.R. No. MHG56865 GRID REF. 91234195 to 916418 2nd addition o/s map 6 inch to 1 mile This rifle range was used by the Lochcarron Volunteers, later the Ross and Cromarty Highland Mountain Battery (Royal Garrison … Continue reading

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The Road network. A brief history of roads around strathcarron.

The roads around the Lochcarron  district were mostly all built within short time periods:- 1810-1825 and then 1962 -1978.  Before 1800 transport in the West Highlands depended on the sea. Land travel was on foot or on horseback. In 1802 … Continue reading

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