Record

CodeNA11326
Dates1863-1975
Person NameBurgh of Invergordon; 1863-1975
ActivityInvergordon was created a police burgh in 1863 under the terms of the General Police and Improvement (Scotland) Act, 1862 (25 & 26 Vict., c. 101). Burgh administration was carried out by police commissioners who were responsible for the cleansing, lighting, policing and public health of the burgh. Invergordon Town Council was abolished in 1975 under the terms of the Local Government (Scotland) Act, 1973 (c. 65). Its powers were assumed by Highland Regional Council and Ross and Cromarty District Council. These in turn were replaced by Highland Council in 1996 under the terms of the Local Government (Scotland) Act, 1994 (c. 39).
Corporate NameBurgh of Invergordon
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