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TITLE
Drawing of pulpit, known as 'The Black Pulpit', Gaelic Chapel, Inverness
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_1999_116_216
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
PERIOD
1880s
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
11288
KEYWORDS
Gaelic Chapel
Inverness
Black Pulpit
Drawing of pulpit, known as 'The Black Pulpit', Gaelic Chapel, Inverness

Drawing of the pulpit in the Gaelic Chapel, Church Street, Inverness, 1880s. Known as 'The Black Pulpit', this richly-carved oak pulpit was built by Dutch craftsmen and was removed from the Chapel to a warehouse during renovation work in the late 19th century. Unfortunately, it was destroyed by vandals. The Chapel was erected in 1794 and was able to accommodate 700 worshippers. It was later taken over by the Free Church. Today the building houses a bookshop and cafe


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Drawing of pulpit, known as 'The Black Pulpit', Gaelic Chapel, Inverness

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1880s

Gaelic Chapel; Inverness; Black Pulpit

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Joseph Cook Collection

Drawing of the pulpit in the Gaelic Chapel, Church Street, Inverness, 1880s. Known as 'The Black Pulpit', this richly-carved oak pulpit was built by Dutch craftsmen and was removed from the Chapel to a warehouse during renovation work in the late 19th century. Unfortunately, it was destroyed by vandals. The Chapel was erected in 1794 and was able to accommodate 700 worshippers. It was later taken over by the Free Church. Today the building houses a bookshop and cafe <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.