2019-20 TALKS PROGRAMME
Autumn and Winter Evening Talks – Masonic Hall, Wednesdays at 7.30pm. Free to members or £5 at the door.
9th Oct. The grave case of Stuart Russell – a detective story. by Frank Hay.
30th Oct. Fifty years of Sea Scouts at Longcraig. Ian Harrower.
20th Nov. Andrew Carnegie Centenary. Sharron McCall, Carnegie Library, Dunfermline.
11th Dec. Urban Spaces, People and Places. Ian Spence.
15th Jan. Greenferry. Fiona Chandler, Chair
5th Feb. ‘Restoring St Margaret’ – the painted frieze at Mount Stuart, Bute. Clare Meredith.
26th Feb. John Mason’s legacy – the History and Future of Queenferry Museum. Trevor Whittley.
11th Mar. The Fortification of the Firth of Forth, 1880 – 1977. Gordon Barclay and Ron Morris.
NB the following talks have been postponed and will be re-scheduled when it is appropriate to do so:
25th Mar. The ‘Disruption’ of 1843. Rev David Cameron.
15th Apr. A History of Queensferry. Ed Kelly.
29th Apr. AGM and Film Night
VISITS (details to be advised)
Mon 2nd Sept. 10.30am Longcraig Mud Walk with Ian Harrower.
Sun. 15th Sept. 2.15pm The ‘Royal Tour’ of Queensferry
Wed. 9th Oct. 11.00am The Diageo Archive, Menstrie.
Thu. 5th Mar. 10.30am Trinity House, Leith.