From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

Fictional character.

In the Sherlock Holmes stories

Inspector Forrester, drawn by Sidney Paget


  • He was a smart, keen-faced young fellow. (REIG, 74)


Relationship with Holmes

  • He knew Holmes by reputation : « we hear that Mr Holmes, of Baker Street, is here », and wanted his help « We thought that perhaps you would care to step across, Mr Holmes.» (REIG, 76)