Place:


Golspie  Sutherland

 

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

Golspie, coast par. and vil. with ry. sta., E. SutherLand -- par., 19,690 ac., pop. 1556; vil., on Golspie Burn, 17 miles SW. of Helmsdale and 84¼ NE. of Inverness, pop. 956; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks; Golspie is a sub-port, and has considerable trade; Golspie Burn flows 5 miles SE. along Dunrobin Glen to the sea.

Golspie through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/16705

Date accessed: 25th April 2019


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