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Scrabster, Highland

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Scrabster, Highland

Scrabster is a small settlement on Thurso Bay in Caithness on the north coast of Scotland. It is some 1+⁄2 miles from Thurso, 22+⁄2 miles from Wick and 112 miles from Inverness. Scrabster Harbour is an important port for the Scottish fishing industry.
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyCaithness
OS GridND0970
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland

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

Scrabster, seaport vil., in par. and 1½ mile NW. of Thurso, Caithness, on W. side of Thurso Bay; P.O., T.O. Scrabster is the port of Thurso;. the ruin of Scrabster Castle is in vicinity.

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