Home
Exhibits
Wick Voices
Shop
Articles
Johnston Collection
Boats & Fishing The garden
Events
About us Log in / Register
Home Exhibits Wick Voices Shop Articles Log in / Register
Johnston Collection Boats & Fishing The garden Events About us
X X

A photograph of Peter Reid

Viewed 1233 times




In 1832 when a cholera epidemic was raging through Wick, Peter Reid printed a daily bulletin giving an account of the deaths in the infected area. Reid went on to establish the John O' Groat Journal which is still in print today, publishing a new edition every Friday.





Comments

There are currently no comments for this item




Log in or register to comment on this item.

The Wick Society
18 - 27 Bank Row, Wick, Caithness, KW1 5EY

Privacy policy Contact us

All content and media is ©2021 The Wick Society



Brought to you by the online heritage experts
X