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Activities and Events

Chimneys down the Esk


Syllabus for 2017-2018

Meetings are held in Penicuik Town Hall at 7.30pm

Monday, 25 September 2017
The Battle of Roslin - Fact or Fiction
Fiona Rogan, Rosslyn Chapel

Monday, 30 October 2017
The Stuarts of Traquair 1491-1875
A Family Life Revealed

Margaret Fox and Catherine Maxwell Stuart, Traquair House

Monday, 20 November 2017
Sir Robert Sibbald, Founder of the Royal College
of Physicians of Edinburgh

Iain Milne, Head of Heritage, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Monday, 29 January 2018
The Battle of Prestonpans
“On Gladsmuir Shall the Battle Be”

Arran Johnston, Scottish Battlefield Trust

Monday, 26 February 2018
A Brief History of the Incorporation of Goldsmiths
of the City of Edinburgh and the History of Hallmarking

Elspeth Morrison, Archivist for the Edinburgh Assay Office

Monday, 26 March 2018
AGM followed by
Penicuik Regeneration Project
Rod Lugg, Midlothian Council

Monday, 23 April 2018
Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites
David Forsyth, Principal Curator Medieval-Early Modern Collections, NMS

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