Here we have a selection of items from our local archive. You can take a look at old documents and photographs.
The most cited and perhaps most powerful Pictish kingdom appears to have been the Kingdom of Fortriu. Fortriu was originally thought to be based in Perthshire in central Scotland…read more by clicking on the Archaeology link.
Tarbat Discovery Centre holds 6838 Memorial transcriptions from 8 cemeteries in the Easter Ross area - Tarbat (old), Balintore (new), Chapelhill (Nigg), Nigg (old), Fearn Abbey, Logie Easter, Marybank and Kilmuir Easter. All of these are located on our Graveyards Website and can be accessed for a small fee. Click on the links below for full details of each section.
Follow the Pictish Trail to see the stones, then visit Tarbat Discovery Centre at Portmahomack to find out about the Picts.
Check out the latest from The Northern Picts project by Dr. Gordon Noble and Aberdeen University. This link takes you to an external website.
Take a look at the local history of the Tarbat Peninsula. Items about pirate graves, Pictish graffiti, local schools and much more. This link takes you to our ‘sister’ website.
We are currently developing an on-line shop so you can buy books and special Tarbat Discovery gifts from us. Please visit us again when the shop is up and running.
|Local Residents' Scheme|
|Ancient History on Tarbat Peninsula|
|The Pictish Trail|
|Ship on the Rocks|
|Mills of Tarbat Peninsula|
|Schools of the Peninsula|
|Legend of Eagle Rock|
|Terms & Conditions|