Sarclet

   SARCLET, a village, in the parish of Wick, county of Caithness, 5 miles (S.) from Wick; containing 138 inhabitants. This village, which is inhabited chiefly by fishermen, is situated on a gently-rising ground in the south-eastern part of the parish, overlooking a small cove in the Moray Frith, which, at a considerable expense, has been formed into a good harbour for fishing-boats.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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