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TITLE
Inverness Town House - Windows 1a
EXTERNAL ID
AB_INVTOWNHOUSE07_31
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
PERIOD
1870s;1880s
CREATOR
unknown
SOURCE
Am Baile
ASSET ID
406
KEYWORDS
Inverness Town House
stained glass windows
crests
shields
mottos
clans
Munros
Macleans
Robertsons
Inverness Town House - Windows 1a

This photograph shows detail of the left hand window at the eastern end of the north wall of the Main Hall in Inverness Town House.

At the top are the crest, shield and motto of Clan Munro. The crest is a perching eagle. The shield has the head of an eagle and the motto is 'Dread God'.

Below on the left are the crest, shield and motto of Clan Maclean. The crest is a tower. The shield is quartered. In the upper left quarter is a rock, in the upper right 'the Red Hand of Ulster', in the lower left a galley and in the lower right two eagle heads and a salmon. The motto is 'Virtue mine honour' (Virtue is my honour).

On the right are the crest, shield and motto of Clan Robertson. The crest is a hand holding an imperial crown. The shield has three wolf heads and the motto is 'Virtutis Gloria merces' (Glory is the reward of valour).

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Inverness Town House - Windows 1a

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1870s;1880s

Inverness Town House; stained glass windows; crests; shields; mottos; clans; Munros; Macleans; Robertsons

Am Baile

Inverness Town House 2007

This photograph shows detail of the left hand window at the eastern end of the north wall of the Main Hall in Inverness Town House.<br /> <br /> At the top are the crest, shield and motto of Clan Munro. The crest is a perching eagle. The shield has the head of an eagle and the motto is 'Dread God'.<br /> <br /> Below on the left are the crest, shield and motto of Clan Maclean. The crest is a tower. The shield is quartered. In the upper left quarter is a rock, in the upper right 'the Red Hand of Ulster', in the lower left a galley and in the lower right two eagle heads and a salmon. The motto is 'Virtue mine honour' (Virtue is my honour).<br /> <br /> On the right are the crest, shield and motto of Clan Robertson. The crest is a hand holding an imperial crown. The shield has three wolf heads and the motto is 'Virtutis Gloria merces' (Glory is the reward of valour).