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TITLE
North Kessock Hotel
EXTERNAL ID
PAN_17_KESSOCKHOTEL
PLACENAME
North Kessock
DISTRICT
Avoch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Knockbain
CREATOR
J Nairn
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
20527
KEYWORDS
inns & hotels
ferries
ferry boats
North Kessock Hotel

In 1825, Sir William Fettes bought the Redcastle estate, on the Black Isle, for £135,000. This purchase included the rights to operate the ferry at Kessock. By 1828 he had put a steam-powered vessel on the short crossing, built two new piers and a hotel at the northern terminus


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North Kessock Hotel

ROSS: Knockbain

inns & hotels; ferries; ferry boats

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Jimmy Nairn & Son

In 1825, Sir William Fettes bought the Redcastle estate, on the Black Isle, for £135,000. This purchase included the rights to operate the ferry at Kessock. By 1828 he had put a steam-powered vessel on the short crossing, built two new piers and a hotel at the northern terminus <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.<br />