Tourist Information

 

Ceangal

http://ceangal.wordpress.com

An international collaboration between artists

 

Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum (GALE)

http://www.galeactionforum.co.uk

Lots of excellent local information

 

Tourism@WesterRoss

www.visitwester-ross.com

Collaboration of local sites with good information

 

Visit Loch Ewe

www.discover-wester-ross.com

Lots of info on the Wester Ross area

 

Hotels Combined

www.hotelscombined.co.uk/Place/Gairloch.htm

Accommodation in the local area

 

 

 

Historical & Ancestral

 

Society of Genealogists

www.sog.org.uk

Britain’s premier family history society maintains a splendid genealogical library and education centre in Clerkenwell in London. The Society’s collections are particularly valuable for research before the start of civil registration of births marriages and deaths in 1837 but there is plenty for the beginner too, including the Free Family History Access area where beginners can get a taste of some of the online sources that will help them start their research

 

Ancestry

www.originsnetwork.com

An excellent resource for tracing your ancestors

 

Information Britain

www.information-britain.co.uk

A wide range of interesting information

 

Remembering Scotland at War

www.rememberingscotlandatwar.org.uk

Features a series of reminiscence projects from across Scotland

 

Tobar an Dualchais

www.tobarandualchais.co.uk

This website contains over 24,000 oral recordings in Scots and

Gaelic recorded in Scotland and further afield, from the 1930s onwards,

many from the Highlands and Islands. Items include stories, songs,

music, poetry and historical information

 

Highland Historic Environment Record

http://her.highland.gov.uk

The Highland Historic Environment Record (HER) is the most complete record of archaeological sites and historic buildings for the Highland region.

 

 

 

Sister Museums

 

http://museum.gov.ns.ca

Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

 

www.waipumuseum.com

New Zealand

Gairloch Heritage Museum :   Achtercairn • Gairloch • Ross-shire • IV21 2BP • UK

Curator : Dr. Karen Buchanan (Thompson)

tel : 01445 712287

email : info@gairlochheritagemuseum.org

Gairloch Heritage Museum is operated by Gairloch & District Heritage Company Ltd which is run by volunteers and is a registered charity no. SC010249