Research in Scotland on the Water Business: Strathpeffer Spa c.1850-2014

  To analyse the rise, decline, and rise again of Strathpeffer Spa, c.1850-2014. This project will provide insight into the history and development of a distinctive, business-related highland community; further our understanding of the history of tourism in Scotland; explore ways in which advertising/marketing techniques have been used in the development of Scotland as a tourist destination, and investigate how a tourism-based local economy has drawn upon its past to ensure its future.

  • Start Date:

    1 May 2014

  • End Date:

    30 June 2017

  • Activity Type:

    Externally Funded Research

  • Funder:

    Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland

  • Value:

    £1000

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