- a historic county in NE Scotland.
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Also, why are the painted pebbles only known in a few brochs of Caithness?
Sauce for the Clyde goose is not sauce for the Caithness gander.
Towards the north, it was not observed beyond Wick and Wathen (in Caithness).A Study of Recent Earthquakes
He invaded and laid waste Glenmoriston, Urquhart, and Caithness.
George fourth Earl of Caithness, who died 9th September 1582.
- (until 1975) a county of NE Scotland, now part of Highland
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