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The Town Hall, Lerwick, Mainland, Shetland, 1880s

Reference Number: PAColl-5367-1-03

The newly completed gothic revival Town Hall, Lerwick, Mainland, Shetland. The foundation stone was laid on 14 January 1882 by HRH the Duke of Edinburgh. The architect was Alexander Ross who also designed Inverness Cathedral. In 1887 a clock was installed in the tower. This photograph was taken before that date as there is no clock in the tower

Key terms:
1 image, related to George Washington Wilson, Alexander Ross, Lerwick Town Hall (Lerwick, Shetland Islands), Shetland, Mainland, Lerwick, City halls - Scotland - Shetland, Buildings - Scotland - Shetland and Gothic Revival (Architecture) - Shetland.

Part of:
Photographs of the Shetland Islands, Reference Number PAColl-5367-1 (9 digitised items)
Stout, Robert (Sir) :Photographs of the Shetland Islands, Reference Number PAColl-5367 (15 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Single photograph

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