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Rogart, Highland

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Rogart, Highland

Rogart was originally a scattered crofting village, until the opening of the Rogart railway station at Pittentrail 1.5 miles to the southeast, is a newer industrialised village that grew around the arrival of the railway in 1886, with the older village remaining at the original location. It is situated in eastern Sutherland, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland. The village of Golspie is situated 9 miles east of Rogart.
Post townRogart
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountySutherland
OS GridNC7303
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Ambulance AuthorityScottish

Rogart, Highland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Rogart, par. and ry. sta., Sutherland, on rivers Brora and Fleet, 66,267 ac., pop. 1227; P.O., T.O.; the sta. is 7 ½ miles W. of Golspie.

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