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TITLE
Mr Alexander Forbes, chemist in Castle Street, Inverness
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_1999_116_063
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
PERIOD
1880s
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
11097
KEYWORDS
Inverness
Castle Street
chemists
Mr Alexander Forbes, chemist in Castle Street, Inverness

Mr Alexander Forbes, a chemist with premises in Castle Street, Inverness. Mr Forbes appears to have been a popular shopkeeper as he is quoted as being 'a gentleman of learning, refinement and courtesy, whose friendship it was a privilege to possess, for his conversation could not fail to elevate the tone of one's mind'. (- 'Inverness Before Railways' by Isabel Harriet Anderson, Inverness, 1885)


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Mr Alexander Forbes, chemist in Castle Street, Inverness

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1880s

Inverness; Castle Street; chemists

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Joseph Cook Collection

Mr Alexander Forbes, a chemist with premises in Castle Street, Inverness. Mr Forbes appears to have been a popular shopkeeper as he is quoted as being 'a gentleman of learning, refinement and courtesy, whose friendship it was a privilege to possess, for his conversation could not fail to elevate the tone of one's mind'. (- 'Inverness Before Railways' by Isabel Harriet Anderson, Inverness, 1885) <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.