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The Emigrants

| Couper Park, Helmsdale, Scotland
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Fitting tribute

We positioned easy parking set in a lovely area to walk, tribute to those who emigrated from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rob M
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Informative

Well situated statue that is easily accessible from either the path from the bridge or a short walk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gotham68
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Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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| Couper Park, Helmsdale, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We positioned easy parking set in a lovely area to walk, tribute to those who emigrated from Scotland after being cleared from their land

Thank Rob M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well situated statue that is easily accessible from either the path from the bridge or a short walk from TImespan museum. It tells the story of the emigrants that made their way to the various colonies during the highland clearances and is a poignant reminder...More

Thank Gotham68
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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Great views from the statue never new about this OK yes I have heard of the clearances but neverr really understood how many

Thank oman987
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

An impressive statue, standing in a lovely part of the country, in Helmsdale, with wonderful views up the Strath of Kildonan and out to sea.

Thank Michael G
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Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

It's easy to miss coming from the south as it just hits you and you may be better parking in the village and walking up to it.

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Reviewed July 26, 2017

Learn more about the sad local history of Clearances. The monumnet was funded by locals and descendants of immigrants to Canada and US. There are informative plaques around the monument describing a bit of local history, as well as one about a local castle that...More

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Reviewed May 24, 2017

Wanted to see this statue, but it is not signposted, yet there is a car park built for it just south of town over the bridge. It is on the town trail if you have the time

Thank Richard C
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