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TITLE
Plan of Inverness Fort, 1655
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_430_P002
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
1899
PERIOD
1650s
CREATOR
C H Firth
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31213
KEYWORDS
forts
plans
zoomable

Inverness Fort was constructed in 1652-58, during Oliver Cromwell's military occupation of Scotland. It was built to control the Highlands and was demolished during the restoration of Charles II in 1660.

This plan of the fort is from 'Scotland and the Protectorate, Letters and Papers Relating to the Military Government of Scotland from January 1654 to June 1659', edited by C H Firth, MA, Edinburgh 1899

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Plan of Inverness Fort, 1655

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1650s

forts; plans; zoomable

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (maps)

Inverness Fort was constructed in 1652-58, during Oliver Cromwell's military occupation of Scotland. It was built to control the Highlands and was demolished during the restoration of Charles II in 1660.<br /> <br /> This plan of the fort is from 'Scotland and the Protectorate, Letters and Papers Relating to the Military Government of Scotland from January 1654 to June 1659', edited by C H Firth, MA, Edinburgh 1899