Place:


Assynt  Sutherland

 

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

Assynt, extensive maritime par. and hamlet, SW. Sutherlandshire, 110,111 ac., pop. 2781; contains Loch Assynt, which is 5 miles long, and 215 ft. above the sea-level. The hamlet is also called Inchnadamff, and is 32 miles E. of Lairg ry. sta.; P.O.

Assynt through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/16985

Date accessed: 07th March 2021


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