COUNTY OF CAITHNESS
LOCATION OF RECORDS
County Council Records
The records of Caithness County Council and
its predecessors are held by the North Highland Archive. County
County Constabulary records
Some records of Caithness County Constabulary
are held by the North Highland Archive, which also holds the minutes
of the Caithness County Police Committee (and predecessors).
Assessors' rolls for Caithness County for
the period 1855 to 1989 are held by the National Archives of Scotland.
North Highland Archive hold valuation rolls for the county from
1878 until 1989, and for Wick burgh from 1855 until 1989.
Medical Officer of Health Reports
Annual reports of the Medical Officer of
Health for the County of Caithness are held, for the period 1891-1974,
bv the National Archives of Scotland. They are also engrossed in
the committee minutes of Caithness County Council held by the North
Highland Archive. Another set of Medical Officer of Health reports
(for 1893 (partial extract only), 1911, and 1947-1972) are held
by Northern Health Services Archive, but kept in Inverness.
Vehicle Licensing records
Records for Caithness County Vehicle Licensing
Authority are held partly by the Kithead Trust, Droitwich Spa (for
further details see the Knowledge Base entry on Vehicle Licensing).