MHG17160 - Free Church of Scotland and former school, High Street, Fort William

Summary

Free church and former school built in 1846.

Type and Period (2)

  • FREE CHURCH (Built, 19th Century - 1846 AD to 1846 AD)
  • CHURCH SCHOOL (Built, 19th Century - 1846 AD to 1846 AD)

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Full Description

Built in 1846, this is a rectangular single storey building with a two storey north elevation accommodating a sloping site. A description of the building is available in <1>.

The building is depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1871 as a Free Church and school. <2>

The building was previously wrongly located on the HER. <3>

Photographs were contributed by Martin Briscoe in July 2011 via the Highland HER Flickr group.


Briscoe, J M, 2008-11, Information and photographs of various sites submitted by Martin Briscoe, via Flickr (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG23810.


<1> Historic Scotland, Information Supplementary to the Statutory List (This information has no legal significance) (Dataset). SHG24041.


<2> Ordnance Survey, 1871-4, Ordnance Survey 1st edition 25 inch map: Inverness (Image/Map). SHG23389.


<3> Private individual, 2008-11, Feedback from website visitor, M Briscoe, 28/04/2009 (Text/Correspondence). SHG22709.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NN 09996 73752 (19m by 18m) (Mastermap)
Map sheet NN07SE
Civil Parish KILMALLIE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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