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TITLE
Seal of Rosemarkie, Black Isle
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_458_P026
PLACENAME
Rosemarkie
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Rosemarkie
DATE OF IMAGE
1885
PERIOD
1880s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31226
KEYWORDS
Rosemarkie
Angus Beaton
Fortrose, Black Isle
St Boniface
Fortrose Cathedral
Seal of Rosemarkie, Black Isle

This illustration of the seal of Rosemarkie is from Angus J Beaton's 'Illustrated Guide to Fortrose and Vicinity, with an appendix on the Antiquities of the Black Isle', published in Inverness in 1885.

The figure depicted on the seal is St Boniface. Rosemarkie is said to have been founded by St Boniface in the seventh century and was the seat of the cathedral church of Ross until Fortrose Cathedral was founded c1235

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Seal of Rosemarkie, Black Isle

ROSS: Rosemarkie

1880s

Rosemarkie; Angus Beaton; Fortrose, Black Isle; St Boniface; Fortrose Cathedral

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

This illustration of the seal of Rosemarkie is from Angus J Beaton's 'Illustrated Guide to Fortrose and Vicinity, with an appendix on the Antiquities of the Black Isle', published in Inverness in 1885.<br /> <br /> The figure depicted on the seal is St Boniface. Rosemarkie is said to have been founded by St Boniface in the seventh century and was the seat of the cathedral church of Ross until Fortrose Cathedral was founded c1235