The 2m long, shortest road in the world in Scotland

Ebenezer Place in Wick, Caithness, Scotland, is recognized as the shortest road in the world with a length of more than 2 m.

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Ebenezer Place in Wick, Caithness, Scotland
Located in the north of England, with a modest area and population, Scotland is the ideal destination for travelers who love traveling to Europe. In addition to famous addresses like Edinburgh Castle, Isle of Skye, Glasgow ... you can visit the shortest street in the world Ebenezer Place. Photo: Flickr.
Ebenezer Place in Wick, Caithness, Scotland
Located in Wick, Caithness, Scotland, this road is recognized by Guinness World Records as the shortest road in the world in November 2006. With a length of over 2 meters, Ebenezer Place has surpassed the previous record of Elgin Road (more than 5 meters) in Bacup, Lancashire, England. Photos: Hotels.crip.
Ebenezer Place in Wick, Caithness, Scotland
Because of the short length, there is no room for many houses, the road only owns one address. This is the front door of Mackays Hotel. This hotel has other facades on Union and River roads. The main entrance of the hotel is on Union Street. Photo: Origo.hu.

Ebenezer Place in Wick, Caithness, Scotland
The road appeared in 1883 when Alexander Sinclair - Mackays Hotel's boss returned to Scotland from the United States with considerable fortune. During the construction of the hotel at the Union and River crossroads in Wick, Alexander Sinclair was asked by the town council to print the name on the shortest part of the hotel. The shortest path in the world is formed from there. Photo: Flickr.
Ebenezer Place in Wick, Caithness, Scotland
Ebenezer Place was initially unnoticed until Murray Lamont, Mackays's manager, did some research and began a long process for Guinness to recognize the existence of the world's smallest path. Photo: Origo.
Ebenezer Place in Wick, Caithness, Scotland
Craig Glenday. Guinness record representative, after an hour in Wick, announced Ebenezer Place is the shortest path in the world. This road is located near popular attractions in the area such as the village of John O'Grady, Wick train station. Photo: Sundaypost.

The 2m long, shortest road in the world in Scotland The 2m long, shortest road in the world in Scotland Reviewed by Duy Khiêm on August 25, 2019 Rating: 5

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