Basic Site Details

Name: Inverness Dispensary
Town, district or village: Inverness
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Forbes Dispensary The name Forbes was adopted after a substantial donation in the 1860s.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 136, Huntly StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21868   
Item 2 of 21913  Rear additions


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 6James MatthewsArchitectA1868  
Item 2 of 6Matthews & LawrieArchitectural practiceA1868  
Item 3 of 6William LawrieArchitectA1868  
Item 4 of 6Alexander RossArchitectB1913 Rear additions
Item 5 of 6Alexander Ross & SonArchitectural practiceB1913 Rear additions
Item 6 of 6John Alistair RossArchitectB1913 Rear additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp203

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Aberdeen Weekly Journal29 June 1885   
Item 2 of 4Inverness Advertiser18 August 1868   
Item 3 of 4Inverness Advertiser21 December 1880   
Item 4 of 4Inverness Courier21 January 1913   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Jim LeslieInformation sent via 'Contact Us' on website Sent May 2015
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register35274