Governor of Inverness

The Governor of Inverness or Governor of Fort George and Fort Augustus was a British Army officer who commanded the garrisons at Fort George and Fort Augustus in Inverness-shire. The office became a sinecure and was abolished in 1833.

Governors of Fort George and Fort AugustusEdit

Deputy Governors of Fort GeorgeEdit

  • James Cunningham
  • 1736: William Kennedy[11]
  • 1743: George Grant[12]
  • c.1747: William Caulfield
  • 1767: Charles Beauclerk[13]
  • 1774: Alexander Campbell[14]
  • 1779: John Campbell[15]
  • 1790: Sir Robert Sinclair[16]
  • 1795: The Hon. James Stewart[17]
  • 1808: James Robertson[18]
  • 1811: Alexander Mair[19]

Deputy Governors of Fort AugustusEdit

  • 1753: Alexander Trapaud[20]
  • 1796: George Brodie[21]
  • 1812: Archibald Campbell[22]

ReferencesEdit

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  7. ^ "No. 15688". The London Gazette. 31 March – 3 April 1804. p. 393.
  8. ^ "No. 15748". The London Gazette. 23–27 October 1804. p. 1318.
  9. ^ "No. 18422". The London Gazette. 11 December 1827. p. 2530.
  10. ^ "No. 18614". The London Gazette. 25 September 1829. p. 1766.
  11. ^ "No. 7526". The London Gazette. 20–24 July 1736. p. 1.
  12. ^ "No. 8237". The London Gazette. 2–5 July 1743. p. 3.
  13. ^ "No. 10775". The London Gazette. 24–27 October 1767. p. 2.
  14. ^ "No. 11511". The London Gazette. 19–22 November 1774. p. 1.
  15. ^ "No. 11983". The London Gazette. 29 May – 1 June 1779. p. 2.
  16. ^ "No. 13259". The London Gazette. 23–27 November 1790. p. 711.
  17. ^ "No. 13806". The London Gazette. 18–22 August 1795. p. 861.
  18. ^ "No. 16178". The London Gazette. 30 August – 3 September 1808. p. 1196.
  19. ^ "No. 16498". The London Gazette. 22–25 June 1811. p. 1153.
  20. ^ "No. 9279". The London Gazette. 23–26 June 1753. p. 2.
  21. ^ "No. 13963". The London Gazette. 17–20 December 1796. p. 1230.
  22. ^ "No. 16568". The London Gazette. 28 January – 1 February 1812. p. 197.