Welcome to Timespan's Archive

Timespan’s archive holds over 11,200 historical photographs and documents covering the history of Helmsdale, Kildonan, and Loth, in Sutherland, Scotland, from the late eighteenth century to the present day.

Getting Started
Find out how to search or browse our catalogue.

About Timespan's Archive
A brief history of Timespan's archive and an overview of its contents.

Add to Our Archive
Do you have historical photographs or documents relating to Helmsdale, Kildonan, or Loth? Find out how to add to our archive.

Get Closer to History
Interested in history, archiving or digitisation? Join our team and learn new skills working in our archive.

Using Our Images
Information on private and commercial use of our archival images.

Contact Us
How to get in touch for help, advice, or to request changes.