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Caithness Glass Makes A Comeback At Riverside Replicas, Thurso

8th July 2007

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Caithness Glass has made comeback in Caithness. Riverside Replicas the well-known furniture and gift shop at Riverside Road, Thurso has acquired a quantity of stock made at the Wick factory. In addition it has an extensive display of items of Caithness Glass making it the biggest supplier in the far north

Caithness Glass manufacturing stopped a couple of years ago at the Wick factory.

Now the world famous glass can be found once again in Caithness with many pieces to suit almost any taste. Collectors will be making a bee-line for the Wick made items but many coming to it for the first time will see items suitable for presents and anniversaries.

Riverside Replicas can also arrange engraving for any of the items on sale and the high quality of engraving once found at the Wick factory is still to be found at Riverside Replicas.

Known locally as an Aladdin's cave due to its many items of furniture, fireplaces, lighting, gifts and souvenirs the addition of Caithness Glass will make it must see destination for many locals and visitors to Caithness.

You can still see older pieces of Caithness Glass at the Wick Heritage Museum where a small collection of glass was gifted by the Caithness Glass company. If you want to purchase a few items then make your way to Riverside Replicas in Thurso and check out the variety of colours and just why it is collected world-wide.

 

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