Basic Site Details

Name: Forres Market Cross
Town, district or village: Forres
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Information about Urquhart from Elizabeth Beaton

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21844   
Item 2 of 219 February 1844 Foundation stone 


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 4John Urquhart  1844 Submitted designs - Not executed (McKenzie's designs executed)
Item 2 of 4James Matthews A1844 MAy have been executed in partnership
Item 3 of 4Mackenzie & Matthews A1844 May have been in partnership
Item 4 of 4Thomas Mackenzie A1844 May or may not have been executed in partnership


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp635

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Forres Gazette6 December 1844  p3

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Public LibraryPlans and drawings collection Watercolour perspective
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31693