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DRYMEN and DISTRICT LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY

Programme 2022 to 2023

Our winter 2022 to 2023 programme will start on Thursday 22 September 2022. The details are given below. All standard meetings are held in Drymen Village Hall at 7.30 pm on Thursday evenings. In the event of severe weather, or other problems affecting the arrangements, the secretary will contact members by e-mail or telephone.

Winter Talks Programme 2022 to 2023

All meetings will be held in the Village Hall, Drymen at 7.30 pm.

Thursday 22 September 2022
Bruce Keith, will give an illustrated talk entitled "Are we nearly there yet? Scotland's milestones, way markers and journeys from mediaeval pilgrimages, the Jacobite cause and early tourists".
Thursday 27 October 2022
Pam McNicol, Stirling Council Archivist, will give an illustrated talk on "Witchcraft and witch trials in Stirlingshire".
Thursday 24 November 2022
David Simpson will give an illustrated talk on "William Roy's map and the '45 Rising".
Thursday 26 January 2023
John Aitken will give an illustrated talk on "Maid of the Loch".
Thursday 23 February 2023
Ruth Johnston. will give a talk on Glasgow Necropolis.
This talk will be given using "ZOOM". The talk will be screened in the Village Hall but members will also be able to watch from home if they wish.
Thursday 23 March 2023
Dr Irene O'Brien, of Glasgow City Archives will give an illustrated talk on "Scottish Poor Law".
Thursday 27 April 2023
Members' night and AGM. Short talks by members of the Society commencing at the earlier time of 7.00 pm with wine and cheese and followed by our short AGM.