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TITLE
Dunbar coat of arms, Dunbar's Hospital, Inverness, 1668
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_1999_116_010
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
PERIOD
1910s; 1920s
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
11052
KEYWORDS
Inverness
Dunbar's Hospital
hospitals
health
government
Dunbar coat of arms, Dunbar's Hospital, Inverness, 1668

Dunbar coat of arms from the wall of Dunbar's Hospital, Church Street, Inverness. Originally built as an alms house, the hospital was bequeathed to the town in 1668 by Provost Alexander Dunbar. He is said to have used materials from the demolished Citadel, a fort built in 1652-8 during Cromwell's administration. The hospital was also used as a Grammar School before the Royal Academy was completed in 1792


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Dunbar coat of arms, Dunbar's Hospital, Inverness, 1668

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1910s; 1920s

Inverness; Dunbar's Hospital; hospitals; health; government

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Joseph Cook Collection

Dunbar coat of arms from the wall of Dunbar's Hospital, Church Street, Inverness. Originally built as an alms house, the hospital was bequeathed to the town in 1668 by Provost Alexander Dunbar. He is said to have used materials from the demolished Citadel, a fort built in 1652-8 during Cromwell's administration. The hospital was also used as a Grammar School before the Royal Academy was completed in 1792 <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.