Basic Site Details

Name: Inverness Market Cross
Town, district or village: Inverness
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: The market cross at Inverness is to be restored at the expense of Sir R Finlay, Solicitor General for England and MP for Inverness, and plans for the erection of the cross in front of the Town hall have now been approved by the Dean of Guild Court. Mr Gall, Inverness, is the architect. [Builder 5 May 1900 p450]

The base of the cross was placed in position on 4 May 1900

Sculptor - Andrew Davidson of Inverness and Rome

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11900  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 1John Hinton Gall  1900 Restoration


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Finlay, Sir R 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp195

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3British Architect4 January 1901  p5
Item 2 of 3Builder5 May 1900  p450
Item 3 of 3Builder19 May 1900  p498

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register35261