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Rosemarkie, Highland

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Rosemarkie, Highland

Rosemarkie (Scots: Rossmartnie, from Scottish Gaelic: Ros Mhaircnidh meaning "promontory of the horse stream") is a village on the south coast of the Black Isle peninsula in northern Scotland.
Post townFortrose
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyRoss-shire
OS GridNH7357
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Ambulance AuthorityScottish

Other names by which Rosemarkie, Highland has been known in the past


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

Rosemarkie, par. and vil., Ross and Cromarty, on Moray Firth - par. (containing the parl. and royal burgh of Fortrose), 6675 ac., pop. 1357; vil. (forming part of the parl. and royal burgh of Fortrose), pop. 382; P.O.

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