Highlands’ historical attractions can now be viewed on worldwide web

By ian Ramage

Published: 14/08/2008

STAY-AT-HOME holidaymakers can now find information on more than 50,000 places of interest right here in the Highlands, at the click of a mouse.

A new website can direct visitors to anything from a petrol station dating back to the 1950s to one of the country’s remotest phone boxes.

The site, which went live yesterday, provides a database of more than 50,000 historic buildings, archaeological sites and finds dating from prehistory to the present day.

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