Programme 2019-2020

Indoor meetings are held on the third Saturday of the month at Port Appin Hall at 2.30pm, unless  otherwise notified below, from September to March. All events will be advertised at Port Appin Community Co-operative Shop and on Facebook Whats Appin-ing; occasionally we may have to cancel meetings or change dates or times at short notice - if you are travelling some distance to attend, you are advised to telephone 01631 730309 or email appinhistoricalsociety@gmail.com

 

PROVISIONAL PROGRAMME 2019-2020

 21 September                Kilbride Church, Lerags Glen: Liam Griffin

19 October                      Subject to be advised: Dr Annette Anderton

16 November                  Subject to be advised: George Mackenzie, Keeper of the records for Scotland

7 December                    AGM with drinks and nibbles. Talk to be advised

18 January                      Glencoe National Trust: Scott McCombie

15 February                     Subject to be advised: Marianne Pallister

21 March                          Lismore Limestone, its effects on the History, Agriculture and Nature                                                              of the island: Bob Hay          



PROGRAMME 2018-19 

15 September 2018         The Building of the West Highland Railway: Chris Robinson

20 October 2018              Kidnapped and the Appin Murder: Lord Stewart

17 November 2018          Weather Watching: Roger Evans

8 December 2018            AGM with drinks and nibbles. An Incident at Sea: Roger Evans 

19 January 2019             The Appin Murder - An Inside Job?: Alan MacInnes

16 February 2019            Folktales and Place Names of the Forest of Muchairn: Brig. John MacFarlane

16 March 2019                 The Sutherland Clearances: James Hunter