The Riding of the Marches

Image credit: Moray Council Museums Service

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Forres Tolbooth



The Riding of the Marches




oil on canvas


H 148 x W 231 cm

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Acquisition method

gift to the former Royal Burgh of Forres Council; transferred to Moray Council Museums Service

Work type


Inscription description

cartouche: The Riding of the Marches by Charles Cranmer, Forres Town Council at the douping stone, Califer Hill, 1840


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