Basic Site Details

Name: Moy Hall
Town, district or village: Moy and Dalarossie
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Notes: See separate entry for the Moy Hall that replaced this building.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 75 March 1869 Journal referenceConservatory
Item 2 of 718711872 Baronial remodelling of Georgian house
Item 3 of 79 April 1872 Journal referenceExtensive alterations and additions
Item 4 of 727 September 1877 Journal referenceNew building? Alterations?
Item 5 of 7c. 1895  Addition
Item 6 of 719091910 Alterations?
Item 7 of 7c. 1954 Demolition 


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 11Colin L M (or S M ) Swanson B  Instructed Scott Morton & Co for interior work - date unknown
Item 2 of 11Scott Morton & Co (later Scott Morton & Tynecastle Co Ltd; finally Scott Morton Ltd) B  Interior work, instructed by Swanson - date unknown
Item 3 of 11John Rhind C1869 Conservatory
Item 4 of 11John Rhind A18711872Baronial remodelling of Georgian house
Item 5 of 11John Rhind D1877 New building? Alterations?
Item 6 of 11Samuel Grant Alexander Ec. 1895 Addition
Item 7 of 11William Laidlaw Carruthers Ec. 1895 Addition
Item 8 of 11Cameron Macdonald F19091910Alterations? - as assistant to Carruthers
Item 9 of 11Samuel Grant Alexander F19091910Alterations?
Item 10 of 11W L Carruthers & Alexander F19091910Alterations?
Item 11 of 11William Laidlaw Carruthers F19091910Alterations?


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Fraser-Mackintosh, C, Commissioner for Mackintosh of MoyClient for 1870-1871 work

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Moy Hall, stables and coachhouse 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp213

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Inverness Advertiser24 November 1868   
Item 2 of 5Inverness Advertiser5 March 1869   
Item 3 of 5Inverness Advertiser9 April 1872   
Item 4 of 5Inverness Courier27 September 1877   
Item 5 of 5RIBA JournalAugust 1953 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary of S G Alexander

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and deposits GD 128/11/1, GD 128/12/1
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection  
Item 3 of 4Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information on Scott Morton & Co involvement
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Samuel Grant Alexander: L v12 no719 (microfilm reel 33); Cameron Macdonald: L v25 no2016