Basic Site Details

Name: Fortrose Cathedral
Town, district or village: Fortrose
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
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Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 227 April 1854 Journal referenceRestoration
Item 2 of 2Before 1856 Restoration 

People

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 3H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA1853 Restoration - with Robert Matheson as architect for Scotland
Item 2 of 3Robert MathesonArchitectA1853 Restoration - as architect for Scotland in the Office of Works
Item 3 of 3Robert ReidArchitectBBefore 1856 Restoration work

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp414-15

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inverness Courier27 April 1854   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31812Fortrose Cathedral Square, Fortrose Cathedral (SS Peter and Bonifacius Graveyard and Walls)