Wester Ross

History of Wester Ross

People have lived in Wester Ross since Neolithic times. All around the area are the remains of Neolithic hut circles.

Much of the landscape has been shaped by the crofting system, which is intrinsically linked to the landscape.

During World War Two, Loch Ewe was the base for the Russian Arctic Convoys, and WW2 remains can be found all around the area.

Browse the listings below to find great places to visit to find out more about the history of Wester Ross.

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