Old Photograph Orig Street Thurso Scotland

Old photograph of people, houses and shops on Orig Street in Thurso, Caithness, Scotland. Thurso was an important Norse port, and has a later history of trade with ports throughout northern Europe until the 19th century. A thriving fishing centre, Thurso also had a reputation for its linen cloth and tanning activities.

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