MHG21969 - 36 High Street, Fort William

Summary

This building was formerly the Caledonian Hotel, as depicted on the 1st and 2nd edition Ordnance Survey maps.

Type and Period (2)

  • HOUSE? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOTEL (Built, 19th Century - 1840 AD? to 1871 AD (at some time))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A local researcher, George Fox, reports that this building was the originally the Caledonian Hotel, which was subsequently enlarged to incorporate 38 High Street. There is a well and an oven in the basement of this building which would have been used as the kitchen. <1>

This building is depicted as the Caledonian Hotel on the 1st and 2nd edition Ordnance Maps of 1871 and 1900. <2><3>


<1> Private individual, 2008-11, Feedback from website visitor, George Fox, 07/10/2008 (Text/Correspondence). SHG22709.


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


<3> Ordnance Survey, 1900-5, Ordnance Survey 2nd edition 25 inch map: Inverness (Image/Map). SHG23940.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NN 10241 73929 (17m by 20m)
Map sheet NN17SW
Civil Parish KILMALLIE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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