History topics

A 2-fold leaflet summarising the chapters completed as of October 2016 can be viewed here in pdf format. (Start right-hand column page 1, read left to right on page 2 and then back to page 1)

A historical drive through the Village. Access the photographs. 

The Village Centre. Read the summary.

The Village School. Read the summary.

Findon Hall open here

Culbokie Inn open here

Rural Life, Farming and Crofting open here  A link has been provided in the Summary to the obituary to Annie Smith Mackenzie whose book "Earth's crammed with heaven" was a source of very useful local information.

Findon Mill open here  

Findon Quarry and Pier open here 

The Fisher Folk of Findon open here 

The Parish of Urquhart and Logie Wester open here 

Communications - roads, ferries and transport open here 

The railway that nearly came to Culbokie open here 

Culbokie Folklore open here 

The landscape around Culbokie open here

Archaeology open here

Càrn Mòr Dùn AKA Culbokie castle open here

Forestry open here  

Gaelic speakers in the Urquhart and Logie Wester Civil Parish 1881 - 2011 open here  

The background to Knockvisichan open here  See also the first entry in "Descendants of Culbokie".

War Memorials in the Parish of Urquhart open here. New material October 2018

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