Talks Programme 2022-23
All meetings are on Thursday evenings at 7.30 in Cromarty West Church Hall. Attendance is free for members of the Society. Non-members pay £3 and will be made very welcome. Children under 16 are admitted free of charge.
You can join the Society at any of our meetings — membership costs £10.
|15th Sep||William and Murdoch Paterson — Engineers of Highland Railways||Anne‐Mary Paterson|
|20th Oct||The Herring Gutters of N E Scotland 1840‐1950 — A coastal history||Anne Coombs|
|17th Nov||Cromarty Town Council — and the end of local democracy||Sandy Thomson|
|15th Dec||From Pupil to Teacher — One Cromarty girl’s journey in the first decade of the 20th century
Followed by festive mulled wine and mince pies
|19th Jan||James Braidwood, father of the modern fire service — A true Scottish hero||Diana Hamilton‐Jones|
|16th Feb||General Richard O’Connor of Rosemarkie — A hero of two world wars||Roger Young|
|16th Mar||Where Angels Fear to Tread — Setting an historical novel in your own backyard||Shona MacLean|
|20th Apr||AGM followed by
The Story of Cromarty in 6 maps — A designed landscape of national importance
Liz Broumley and Pat Haynes