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Freswick, Highland

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Freswick, Highland

Freswick or Skirsa, is a small remote hamlet, overlooking Freswick Bay to the east, in eastern Caithness, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland. The village of Skirza lies directly northeast of Skirza.
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyCaithness
OS GridND3667
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Ambulance AuthorityScottish

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

Freswick, vil. with half-yearly fairs, Canisbay par., Caithness, on Freswick (Burn, 12 miles N. of Wick; P.O.; on SW. shore of Freswick Bay (1¼ mile by ¾ mile is Freswick House.

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