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"DUNNET, a parish in the county of Caithness, Scotland. It is in the presbytery of Caithness and synod of Sutherland and Caithness. It has a ferry over Pentland Firth to the Orkneys. The village contains the parish church, a Free church, and schools. Near here is a promontory called Dunnet Head, on which is a lighthouse. Markets are held four times a year."

Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Dunnet area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Dunnet has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ND221712 (Lat/Lon: 58.621800, -3.342957), Dunnet which are provided by:
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