Highland CouncilAn archive of images from the Highlands



The Highland Archive Service is responsible for locating, preserving and making accessible archives relating to all aspects of the history of the geographical area of the Highlands.

Place the pointer over the round marker of each archive centre to see a photograph of the building. Click on the round marker to access information on the particular archive centre. Click here to see the archive service booklet.

Featured Item from our Online Archive

John Kirk (1785-1863) notable resident of Wick
John Kirk was the first chairman of the Wick and Pultneytown Chamber of Commerce and also Provost 1833-1836. He had several business interests in Wick and was a partner in the establishment of the Pultney Distillery in 1827 and remained so for 25 years. Kirk Lane in the town is named after him. The photograph is deposited at the Caithness Archive Centre, Wick.
John Kirk (1785-1863) notable resident of Wick