MHG15545 - Royal Highland Hotel - Academy Street, Inverness


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  • HOTEL (19th Century - 1855 AD to 1858 AD)

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NH64NE 216 6678 4543

For (associated) Inverness Station (NH 668 454), see NH64NE 150.00.

This hotel was opened in 1856 and purchased by the Highland Rly in 1876.
O Carter 1990.

Station Hotel, forming one side of Station Square. Begun by Joseph Mitchell c. 1855 but recast in 1858-9 by Matthews and Lawrie as a muddled Italianate composition with towers at the NW and SE; Alexander Ross added the assertive Roman Doric portico in 1898.
J Gifford 1992.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6678 4541 (56m by 65m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH64NE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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