Foyers Mansion House was situated in Lower Foyers close to where Elmbank is today. The front steps of the house are still visible approx. 4 metres from the middle of the Elmbank gable end nearest the river. The mansion was the home to the Frasers of Foyers but after the death in 1842 of Simon, the last laird, it was never lived in again. When B.A. obtained it in 1895 it was a derelict ruin with no roof. They fitted a corrugated iron roof and used it to house their employees. However there was always a problem with bug infestation so the building was demolished in 1906 and Elmbank erected in its place for the employees. Recently workers laying a new water supply came across a sway probably from the kitchen fire place of the mansion. Photograph courtesy of Ian Fraser

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