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Fortrose Cathedral, Cathedral Square. General view

RC 1383

Description Fortrose Cathedral, Cathedral Square. General view

Date c. 1925

Collection A Brown and Company

Catalogue Number RC 1383

Category Photographs and Off-line Digital Images

Copies SC 398310

Scope and Content 1925 photograph of Cathedral Church, Fortrose Cathedral, Fortrose, Highland Fortrose Cathedral was built in 1236 as a replacement for a smaller structure at Rosemarkie. After the Reformation, the south aisle survived as a burial-aisle and the chapter house as a council house and school. The cathedral's roof-lead was granted to William, Lord Ruthven, in 1572. The stones of the nave and the choir (where the people are standing) were taken to build Inverness Citadel in 1652-3. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

External Reference 652


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