Submitted by Owen McCafferty on Tue, 2009-12-29
Watten is a small village mid-way between Wick and Thurso. It lies at the end of Loch Watten which is famous for its fishing.
The village is within the parish of Watten, which has the Parish of Bower to the north, that of Wick to the east, that of Latheron to the south and that of Halkirk to the west.
Famous as the Birthplace of “Alexander Bain” inventor of the Electric Printing Telegraph and the Electric Pendulum Clock.
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