Strathy  Sutherland


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

Strathy, quoad sacra par. and vil., Farr par., on N. coast of Sutherland - quoad sacra par., pop. 790; vil., at mouth of Strathy Water, 18 miles W. of Thurso; P.O.; Strathy Point, a bold headland, is 3½ miles N. of vil.; Strathy Water issues from Loch Strathy, and flows 14 miles N. to Strathy Bay.

Additional information about this locality is available for Farr

Strathy through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 21st May 2024

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