MHG25313 - Former Drill Hall - Margaret Street, Inverness


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Type and Period (2)

  • (Former Type) DRILL HALL (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)
  • PUBLIC HALL (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

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  • None recorded

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Created automatically by NMRS Register Utility
User: Admin, Date: Fri 10 Mar 2000
NH64NE Grid Ref: NH 6666 4556
Source: )/S 1:10,000 Map, 1992.
Architect: Alexander Ross (I.A. Oct. 13, 1871)
Inverness, Artillery Volunteers' Hall
Architects: Ross & Macbeth (I.C. April 12, 1889)

The Margaret Street drill hall was in use by the time of the 1904 2nd edition Ordnance Survey 1:2500 map. It has been partially demolished but the drill hall remains on the SW side and is in use as a public hall and theatre space.
In 1914 it was the base for "H" Squadron, 2nd Lovat's Scouts and HQ and base for a battery of Inverness Royal Horse Artillery. Recorded as part of HS/RCAHMS World War One Audit Project 2013. <1> <2> <3>

GIS spatial data created 2019 based on OS Master Map. <4>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6664 4555 (42m by 44m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH64NE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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