MHG17160 - Free Church of Scotland and former school, High Street, Fort William
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)
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.
- --- Image/Photograph(s): Briscoe, J M. 2008-11. Information and photographs of various sites submitted by Martin Briscoe. Colour. Yes. Digital. via Flickr.
- <1> Dataset: Historic Scotland. Information Supplementary to the Statutory List (This information has no legal significance). Digital.
- <2> Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. 1871-4. Ordnance Survey 1st edition 25 inch map: Inverness. Digital.
- <3> Text/Correspondence: Private individual. 2008-11. Feedback from website visitor. Yes. Digital. M Briscoe, 28/04/2009.
|Grid reference||Centred NN 09996 73752 (19m by 18m) (Mastermap)|
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External Links (3)
- http://data.historic-scotland.gov.uk/pls/htmldb/f?p=2200:15:0::::BUILDING:31789 (View listed building details on Historic Scotland's web site (old hyperlink))
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/LB31789 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/108570 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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