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TALKS PROGRAMME: SESSION 2013-14

All meetings are on Thursday evenings at 7.30 in Cromarty West Church Hall. Attendance is free for members of the Society. Non-members pay £3 and will be made very welcome. Children under 16 are admitted free of charge.

You can join the Society at any of our meetings - membership costs £8 (£12 for a Family membership) or by going to the JOIN US page on the website.

 

19th September: Baby in the Biscuit Box - A case study from 1882
Speaker: Norman Newton


17th October: Tent Pegs and Treasures - Metal detecting at Belladrum and other local sites
Speaker: Eric Soane


21st November: Building Your Own History - Climbing the family tree and what our ancestors did there
Speaker: Jonathan McColl


19th December: Christmas Crackers - An evening of historical delights, followed by mulled wine and mince pies
Speakers: Cromarty History Society Members


16th January: Monumental Isles - Journeys to Historic Scotland's island-based castles, cairns, circles and kirks
Speaker: Kenny Taylor


20th February: A Wander Along Thief’s Row - Results from the 2013 Cromarty community archaeological excavations
Speaker: Steven Birch


20th March: Dr Kenneth Murchison and Sir Roderick Murchison of Tarradale - Making and losing a Highland estate
Speaker: Eric Grant


17th April: AGM followed by Sutherland Murray - The Yukon Gold Rush to Cromarty
Speaker: Paul Monk