Ackergill Tower

Address: Ackergill Tower By Wick, Wick, Caithness and Sutherland, Scottish Highlands, Scotland, KW1 4RG, United Kingdom | Castle
 
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This castle, located on Ackergill Tower By Wick, Wick, is near Wick Heritage Museum and Sinclair s Bay.
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      Travel Blogs from Wick

      John O'Groats at last!

      A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Nov 01, 2014

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      First stop Clava Cairns. A set of prehistoric stone burial circles dating from 3000-4000BC, set in a beautiful beech grove. Two passage graves, a ring cairn and a kerb cairn, with several circles of standing stones. Peaceful in the sunny damp morning air before the first tourist bus arrived. Then on to Culloden battlefield site. The Visitor Centre opened in 2009 and ...

      Wicked sailing to Wick

      A travel blog entry by simoncole on Jul 01, 2014

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      Tuesday 1st July

      We departed Inverness at 07:30 in no wind to catch slack water at Channonry point. This is a narrow bend in the river and we saw many dolphins showing off. We continued under motor for several more hours when a light easterly came with bright sunshine and a flat sea. From there ...

      Wick and Castle Mey

      A travel blog entry by rozzij on Aug 30, 2013

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      We are heading for Wick. The countryside is really pretty and the roads very narrow. Wick was a Viking settlement of Vik which in those days meant inlet. We are told that the Romans were the first to mark their graves with gravestones. The Romans also were the first to use their version of toilet paper. The attached a piece of sponge to stick and wiped their bottoms clean with the sponge. Hence the saying you got the wrong end of ...

      Which state is Brisbane the capital of?

      A travel blog entry by jayton on Jul 05, 2013

      ... across to help her and after removing the washing from the dryer and putting it in the washing machine she found the powder draw for herself. I then read all the bits on the dial and set it for a cotton wash at 40 degrees C with a 1200 RPM spin.

      After an hour Jean went to check and the machine was still going, after 90 minutes a local man and the cleaning lady tried to figure out why the washing was taking so long ...

      Caithness (top o' Scotland

      A travel blog entry by rjbitcheno on Jun 05, 2013

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      ... a very remote and bleak area and I did wonder how the Queen Mother travelled up to this place every year. We did the guided tour and, of course, the Royal Britannia used to sail her and family members up there for their hols!! Castle was lovely and the large walled kitchen and "flowers for the house" garden were beautiful. Picture of Robyn sitting on the Queen Mother's favourite seat in ...