Basic Site Details

Name: Highland Hotel
Town, district or village: Fort William
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Station or Railway Hotel  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hotel  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Union RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 312 February 1895  Original building
Item 2 of 35 February 1901  Additions
Item 3 of 31919(?)1920(?) Restoration


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 5Duncan CameronArchitectA1895  
Item 2 of 5Samuel Grant AlexanderArchitectA1895 As assistant to Duncan Cameron
Item 3 of 5Cameron & BurnettArchitectural practiceB1901 Additions and alterations
Item 4 of 5James Russell BurnettArchitectB1901 Additions and alterations
Item 5 of 5George Arthur MitchellArchitect 1919(?)1920(?)Restored building


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Who's Who in Architecture1923   George Arthur Mitchell entry

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Inverness Courier12 February 1895   
Item 2 of 2Inverness Courier5 February 1901   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Highland Hotel, Fort WilliamHighland Hotel Archive Plans in hotel
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31796 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Samuel Grant Alexander: L v12 no719 (microfilm reel 33); George Arthur Mitchell: F no1964 (microfilm reel 16)