On This Day 11th July 1914
July sees the 100th anniversary of the laying of the foundation stone of Stirling’s ‘B’ listed Municipal Buildings, Corn Exchange Road. The foundation stone was laid on Saturday 11th July 1914 by King George V during a royal tour of central and eastern Scotland.
A description of the event itself can be found here.and the Municipal Buildings.
Contributions to 'On This Day' are welcomed, further details given here.
This Season's meetings.
October 30: Dr Alasdair Ross, “ This belongs to us ! :
A medieval fight over control of the Salmo Salar resources of the River Forth”
November 27: Scott McMaster,“The Weapons and Clothing of Bannockburn Some of the Interesting Participants ”
December: no meeting
January 29: Stuart Campbell, “Walking the Stirling Marches ”
February 26: Eleanor Muir, Visitor Experience Manager, Stirling Castle,
“ Renaissance Rags and Riches at the Royal Court in Stirling – A presentation by the costumed Interpreters at Stirling Castle ”
March 26: Bill Inglis, “The Battle of Sherrifmuir”
April 30 : AGM. followed by Dr David Caldwell, “Doune Pistols”
All meetings held at Smith Museum, 7:30pm start, details here on About Us page.
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