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Forss

(Bridge of Forss)
Highland

A scattered settlement on the north coast of the Caithness district of Highland Council Area, Forss lies on the Forss Water where it meets the sea, 5 miles (8 km) west of Thurso. Nearby are Forss Mill, the ancient chapel of Crosskirk, and Brims Castle, a former stronghold of the Sinclairs of Dunbeath. The main road between Thurso and Tongue crosses the Bridge of Forss. To the north was a US Navy satellite station, operating between 1975 and 1992, which has been redeveloped as Forss Business and Technology Park.


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