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Sunday, 29 June 2008

Meikleour Cross Perthshire Scotland


An old view of Meikleour Cross, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Saturday, 28 June 2008

Balvaird Castle Perthshire Scotland

Balvaird Castle, Perthshire, Scotland. 29 June 2008. Take a rare chance to explore the interior of this imposing towerhouse and discover more about the construction of the building from the surviving timber and plasterwork. Drop in at anytime between 10am and 3pm and our staff will be happy to show you around and answer your questions. FREE, no booking required. Event Time: 1000 - 1500.

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Friday, 27 June 2008

Cattle Dealer from Kirkmichael Perthshire Scotland

Here lies the body of Glencorse,
He went to the Borders with two horse,
He was a sheep and cattle-dealer,
At last gave up for want of siller.

Scots Word - siller = money.

Epitaph from Kirkmichael, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Thursday, 26 June 2008

Polish Healthy Foods Perth Perthshire Scotland


Polish Healthy Foods, 187 South Street, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.

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The Robert Burns Lounge Bar Perth Perthshire Scotland


The Robert Burns Lounge Bar, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Scott Street Perth Perthshire Scotland


Scott Street, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.

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The Royal Bar Perth Perthshire Scotland


The Royal Bar, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Prehistoric Blackford Perthshire Scotland

Prehistoric Blackford, Perthshire, Scotland. 27 June 2008. Director of excavations Mr Chris O’Connell of CFA Archaeology Ltd will be talking about the groundbreaking results and archaeological discoveries to the north of Blackford, Auchterarder. Never before has rural Perthshire been the subject of such large scale archaeological research, with a landscape of over 150 hectares studied between 2006 and 2008. The excavations have uncovered a wealth of evidence for prehistoric settlement, including two large round houses enclosed within an egg shaped palisaded enclosure and a ‘terrace’ of five roundhouses, none of which were previously known about. An illustrated talk, come and hear the results of what will undoubtedly be one of the most significant excavations in Perth and Kinross this decade. FREE. For further details and booking contact Steven Timoney (01738) 477089 Perth and Kinross Heritage Trust. Event Time: 1900 – 2000
Location: AK Bell Library Theatre, Perth.

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Wednesday, 25 June 2008

Dunkeld Cathedral Oregon Chorale Perthshire Scotland


The Oregon Chorale performing at Dunkeld Cathedral, Perthshire, on their tour of Scotland.

Monday, 23 June 2008

Moncrieffe Hillfort Perthshire Scotland

Moncrieffe Hillfort, Perthshire, Scotland. 24 June 2008. Join Mark Hall of Perth Museum on this tour of the hillfort that overlooks the Tay and Earn valleys to the south of Perth. Discover something of the fascinating story of this centre of power during the First Millennium BC � First Millennium AD. Grade of walk: Moderate. FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact: Mark Hall, Perth Museum and Art Gallery (01738 632488). Event Time: 1900 - 2100.

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Sunday, 22 June 2008

Highland Perthshire Homesteads Scotland

Highland Perthshire boasts over sixty homesteads, substantial stone-built structures dating to the Iron Age. This tour visits two examples, starting at Queens View, Loch Tummel, which was excavated by Margaret Stewart in the 1970s, before moving on to the excavations at the Black Spout homestead, a great opportunity to see what lies beneath the surface of these impressive structures. Bring a packed lunch. Grade of walk: Easy - Moderate. (3km) FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact Steven Timoney, PKHT (01738) 477089. Event Time: 1100 - 1400. 23 June 2008.

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Perth Airport Open Day


Perth Airport Open Day, Scone, Perthshire, Scotland. A few photographs from Perth Airshow, Scotland.

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Saturday, 21 June 2008

Buttergask History Perthshire Scotland

Buttergask History, Perthshire, Scotland. 22 June 2008. Join members of Blackford Historical Society on this walk to visit the site of the weaving village of Buttergask, looking at the remains and hearing about the history of the village. Grade of walk: Easy (c1.5km). FREE, (donations to Blackford Historical Society appreciated). Pre-booking required. To book contact Willie McLaren (01764) 682458 or Irene McLaughlan (01764) 682495. Event Time: 1400 - 1530.

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Oregon Chorale Concert Dunkeld Perthshire Scotland


Oregon Chorale Concert, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland. The Oregon Chorale is a fifty-voice symphonic choir under the direction of Bernd R. Kuehn. Based in Hillsboro, Oregon, the Oregon Chorale has been delighting audiences since 1985, performing choral music from around the world and maintaining an appreciation for technique while exhibiting flexibility of musical style. Our formal concerts showcase a variety of styles from Classical to Baroque, Renaissance to Contemporary. Our less formal presentations include world folk music, spirituals, dinner theater and staged shows.

Oregon Chorale, 24 June 2008, Dunkeld Cathedral, Dunkeld 5pm. Performance of a mixture of Traditional Pieces and American Spirituals. The Oregon Chorale is a fifty-voice symphonic choir under the direction of Bernd R. Kuehn. Based in Hillsboro, Oregon, USA. The Oregon Chorale has been delighting audiences since 1985, performing choral music from around the world and maintaining an appreciation for technique while exhibiting flexibility of musical style. Contact, Dunkeld Tourist Information Centre. Telephone - 01350 727688.

Friday, 20 June 2008

Dunning History Perthshire Scotland

Dunning History, Perthshire, Scotland. 21 June 2008. Join Peter Duncan of Dunning Parish Historical Society for a guided walk around Dunning. Beginning at the fountain in Tron Square, find out more about the archaeology and history in the village and the surrounding area. The walk will cover many themes, from prehistoric standing stones to Roman camps and the Dupplin cross, where there will be an opportunity to be shown around by Historic Scotland staff. Grade of walk: Easy. FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact Simon Warren, Dunning Parish Historical Society (01764) 684523. Event Time: 1430 - 1600.

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Dunkeld Cathedral Tower Perthshire Scotland

Dunkeld Cathedral Tower, Perthshire, Scotland. 21 June 2008. Join members of Dunkeld and Birnam Historical Society who, in agreement with Historic Scotland, have arranged for access to the tower of Dunkeld Cathedral. Normally closed to the public, this tour will visit the bell ringing room and take in the marvellous view from the roof, providing a unique perspective of the town. The visits will take place in groups of six to eight participants. The climb involves the ascent and descent of 150 steep and narrow spiral stairs with no handrail. It is regretted that in the interest of safety children of 12 and under cannot be accepted. FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact Ian Abbott (01350) 724 251. Event Time: 1400 - 1630. Location: Dunkeld.

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Thursday, 19 June 2008

Archaeology around Moulin and Pitlochry Perthshire Scotland

Archaeology around Moulin and Pitlochry, Perthshire, Scotland. 20 June 2008. Dr Isobel Hughes and Hamish Nicholson of Moulin and Pitlochry History Circle will lead this guided tour by coach and on foot visiting the excavations at the Black Spout Wood, the Dunfallandy Pictish stone, Bronze Age hut circles on Moulin Moor and the Black Castle of Moulin. Grade of walk: Moderate. COST �7, pre-booking required. To book contact: Pitlochry Tourist Information Centre (01796 472215). Event Time: 1000 - 1330.

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John Drummond Ancestry

Sandy, Could you please be of assistance in tracing the ancestry of John Drummond who married Patience Hill back in the 1600's or 1700's. Best regards, Richard.

Any help would be more than welcome, Sandy Stevenson

Wednesday, 18 June 2008

Chapels and Churches of Strathearn Perthshire Scotland

Chapels and Churches of Strathearn, Perthshire, Scotland. 19 June 2008. Perthshire is rich in beautiful medieval churches. They tell the story of how worship has changed over the last 800 years. They also contain wonderful examples of faith as expressed in stone and paint: celestial painted ceilings; decorative stone carved arches and windows; towers transepts and mausoleums. Join Kirsty Owen on a visit to three of these churches in the care of Historic Scotland: Innerpeffray Chapel, Tullibardine Chapel and Muthill Old Church. Bring a packed lunch. FREE but pre-booking required. To book contact Steven Timoney (PKHT) on (01738) 477089. Event Time: 1030 - 1600. Location: The Lodge, 4 York Place, Perth.

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John MacGregor Ancestry Tour of Scotland


John MacGregor Ancestry Tour of Scotland. This gravestone can be found in the old graveyard in Kinloch Rannoch, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Sir Walter Scott Monument Perth Perthshire Scotland


Sir Walter Scott Monument, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Tuesday, 17 June 2008

Forteviot Landscapes Perthshire Scotland

Forteviot Landscapes, Perthshire, Scotland. 18 June 2008. Strathearn Environs and Royal Forteviot project: The first season. Professor Stephen Driscoll of Glasgow University will update us on the significant new archaeological project exploring the landscapes of Forteviot (including those of prehistory and the Pictish royal centre) which began last year. Come and find out more about excavation and survey work of Forteviot’s Neolithic enclosure, Jackschairs hillfort, Exmagirdle chapel site and the village of Forteviot itself. Free admission. For further details & booking contact Mark Hall, Perth Museum and Art Gallery (01738) 632488. Event Time: 1930 – 2100. Location: Perth Museum & Art Gallery, Perth.

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Perth Inches Perthshire Scotland

Perth Inches, Perthshire, Scotland. 18 June 2008. Join local historian Graham Watson of Perthshire Society of Natural Science on this guided tour of historic Perth. Starting at the South Inch, the walk will cover a wealth of Perth�s history including Cromwell�s citadel and the water works before moving along Tay Street and into the town centre, finishing at the North Inch with a discussion of the infamous Battle of the Clans. Grade of walk: Easy. FREE, but pre-booking essential. To book, contact Steven Timoney, PKHT (01738) 477089. Event Time: 1400 - 1600.

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Monday, 16 June 2008

Crieff Burgh Cross Perthshire Scotland

Crieff Burgh Cross, Perthshire, Scotland. 17 June 2008. A chance to take a closer look at the Pictish cross-slab known as the Crieff Burgh Cross, as Mark Hall guides visitors around the cross, explaining its history and conservation. The tours will last approximately 45 minutes. FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact: Mark Hall, Perth Museum and Art Gallery (01738) 632488. Event Time: 1030 - 1115.

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Kinloch Rannoch Perthshire Scotland


A beautiful June day in Kinloch Rannoch, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Sunday, 15 June 2008

Castle Dow Perthshire Scotland

Castle Dow, Perthshire, Scotland. 16 June 2008. Join Clare Thomas of Breadalbane Heritage Society on this walk to Castle Dow. The site is a prehistoric hillfort located within forest on the south side of Strathtay, and provides fine views of the strath below. The walk follows the forest track to the fortified enclosure, and also looks at the nearby 19th century stone cairns and sheep fank. Bring a snack/early lunch. Grade of walk: Moderate-Hard. (c.6km). FREE, but pre-booking required. To book please call Clare Thomas (01887) 820551. Event Time: 1030 - 1300.

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Almondbank History Perthshire Scotland

Almondbank History, Perthshire, Scotland. 16 June 2008. Second World War and Textile Industry Sites in the Almondbank area with West Stormont Historical. Guided walk with author Thomas Huxley of the West Stormont Historical Society to one of the seven Royal Navy stores sites of the Second World War in the Almondbank-Cromwellpark area. Major road improvements associated with the sites will also be seen and the walk will conclude with a visit to the remains of the Egypt textile mill on the River Almond. Copies of the author�s recent book on the subject will be available to buy (�8). Grade of walk: Moderate. FREE (donations to WSHS welcome), but pre-booking required. To book contact Leslie Fraser (01738) 828219 or e-mail localhistory@strathord.net. Event Time: 1400 - 1600.

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Saturday, 14 June 2008

Historic Abernethy Perthshire Scotland

Historic Abernethy, Perthshire, Scotland. 15 June 2008. Abernethy was one of the centres of the early Christian church in Scotland and an important Pictish settlement, later becoming a burgh in 1458. This tour led by Bill Drever and Jimmy Swan, members of the Auld Abernethy Association, begins in Abernethy Churchyard, and will include a climb up to the top of the Abernethy Round Tower. Built in the 11th century, the tower is one of two surviving examples in Scotland. The core of Abernethy consists of 18th and 19th century houses built on a medieval ‘herringbone’ plan and has been designated a Conservation Area. The tour will conclude at the Museum of Abernethy – a small museum with exhibits relating to the social and economic history of Abernethy parish. Grade of walk: Easy. FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact Steven Timoney, PKHT (01738) 477089. Event Time: 1430 - 1600.

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Blairgowrie Perthshire Kiltmakers


Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Kiltmakers, Scotland. Piob Mhor Limited are proud to present a wide range of Pipe Band, Dress, Military and Highland Wear - Kilts, Plaids, Tartan and Bagpipes, all traditionally made in Scotland using only quality cloths and tartans. Their own skilled craftsmen produce bespoke kilts and a wide range of other authentic garments and accessories of distinction for the home, overseas markets, United Kingdom Ministry of Defence and other Governments and pipe bands. For your first venture into Highland wear, they are always pleased to offer advice, while their wide range of experience and careful attention to detail enable them to produce to your specific requirements. Member of the Kiltmakers Association of Scotland, Scottish Tartans Authority and Guild of Master Craftsmen.

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Friday, 13 June 2008

Dunkeld Park Perthshire Scotland

Dunkeld Park, Perthshire, Scotland. Dunkeld Park with Dunkeld and Birnam Historical Society. 14 June 2008. Join members of Dunkeld and Birnam Historical Society on a guided walk around Dunkeld, visiting Stanley Hill, the Cathedral, the Parent Larch and the River Tay. Follow the Duchess’ bridal path through spectacular woodland to St Colme’s well and the King’s Seat to visit the small Iron Age fort. Grade of walk: Moderate (c. 5.5km). FREE, but pre-booking required. To book, contact Mr Forrest Moffat (01350) 727792 or Ian Abbott (01350) 724251. Event Time: 1400 - 1630.

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Kettins Cross-slab Perthshire Scotland

Kettins Cross-slab, Perthshire, Scotland. 14 June 2008. A chance to take a closer look at the magnificent Kettins cross-slab in Kettins churchyard, near Coupar Angus, as Mark Hall introduces visitors to its history and conservation. The tours will last approximately 45 minutes. Access: Easy. FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact: Mark Hall, Perth Museum and Art Gallery (01738) 632488. Event Time: 1100 - 1145. Location: Kettins.

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Taymouth Castle June Scotland


A June view of Taymouth Castle, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Dull Church Perthshire Scotland


Dull Church, Perthshire, Scotland. The small hamlet of Dull is an ancient place, once the seat of a monastery founded in 687AD and comprises just a handful of houses about just three miles west of Aberfeldy. Dull and the surrounding area has been inhabited for at least 5000 years. Many remnants, stone circles, standing stones and hill forts, testify to inhabitants from around 3000 BC. The pre-Christian era came to an end with the arrival of the Romans, who only held the southern parts in temporary occupation. Dull is particularly connected with St Adamnan, also called Eonan. Irish born, he joined the Iona religious community and is famed for his biography of St Columba. He set up his religious cell in Glen Lyon using Dull as a place of solitude and retreat.

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Wednesday, 11 June 2008

The Black Spout and the Perthshire Homesteads

The Black Spout and the Perthshire Homesteads. 12 June 2008. A presentation, by David Strachan of Perth and Kinross Heritage Trust, on the Trust’s ongoing excavations at the Black Spout homestead, Pitlochry. The talk will outline progress to date and consider the site in the context of the circular homesteads of north-west Perthshire, first reported by Watson in 1912, and the subject of research by Margaret Stewart and David Taylor in the 1970s. Please note that finds from the site, including quern stones, loom weights and a glass bead, or toggle, made from re-used Roman glass, are on display throughout the month at Perth Museum (see events) and that the fourth season of excavations (see events) offers a rare opportunity to see archaeologists at work and hear them explain the process and all the latest discoveries! Free admission. For further details & booking contact Mark Hall, Perth Museum and Art Gallery (01738) 632488. Event Time: 1930 – 2100. Location: Perth Museum and Art Gallery, George Street, Perth.

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Tuesday, 10 June 2008

Highland Cows Stormontield Perthshire Scotland


Highland Cows this evening in Stormontield, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Pitcarmick Perthshire Scotland

The Landscape of Pitcarmick, Kirkmichael, Perthshire, Scotland. 11 June 2008. Pitcarmick is a fantastically rich historical landscape, with evidence of life and death stretching back for thousands of years hidden amongst the heather. Find out more as this walk provides a glimpse into the past of this fascinating area and discover the landscape which has given its name to ‘Pitcarmick-type’ buildings. Grade of walk: Hard. (distance 8km) FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact Steven Timoney, PKHT (01738) 477089. Event Time: 1000 - 1600. Location: The Lodge, 4 York Place, Perth.

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Monday, 9 June 2008

Guided Walk above Loch Tay Perthshire Scotland

Guided Walk above Loch Tay, Perthshire, Scotland. 10 June 2008. Acharn to Balmacnaughton with Breadalbane Heritage Society. Join members of Breadalbane Heritage Society for a walk above Loch Tay. Starting at Acharn, the walk takes in the 18th century hermitage overlooking the 75ft Falls of Acharn and continues along the QueenĂ¢€™s Drive, with splendid views of the Loch and surrounding mountains. Archaeological highlights along the walk include a Neolithic burial mound, a stone circle and the celebrated Balmacnaughton cup-and-ring-marked rock. Grade of walk: Moderate. FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact Mrs Gillian Hull, Breadalbane Heritage Society (01887) 840380. Event Time: 1000 - 1300.

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Sunday, 8 June 2008

The planned village of Stanley Perthshire Scotland

The 18th Century planned village of Stanley with West Stormont Historical Society. 09 June 2008. Leslie Fraser of West Stormont Historical Society will lead this walk around Stanley. Learn about 220 years of development in Stanley, the most historic planned village in Perthshire. Created as the result of co-operation between the county’s leading landowner, the Duke of Atholl, and inventor, industrialist Sir Richard Arkwright, the Stanley community appeared out of a rural landscape to provide housing for the many hundreds employed at the local cotton-spinning works. Grade of walk: Easy. FREE (donations to WSHS welcome), but pre-booking required. To book contact Leslie Fraser (01738) 828219 or e-mail localhistory@strathord.net. Event Time: 1900 - 2100.

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Friday, 6 June 2008

River Turret Perthshire Scotland


The River Turret beside Glenturret Whisky Distillery, producers of Famous Grouse Whisky, in Perthshire, Scotland.

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Fowlis Wester Standing Stones

Fowlis Wester Standing Stones, Perthshire, Scotland. 07 June 2008. People have lived in and around Fowlis Wester since prehistoric times and this walk will explore some of that rich history and the fascinating series of monuments it has left for us. Bring a packed lunch if you want to enjoy the optional afternoon extension to the walk. Grade of walk: Moderate. FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact Mark Hall, Perth Museum and Art Gallery (01738) 632488. Event Time: 1100 - 1400.

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Perthshire on the Gask Ridge Scotland

Life on Rome’s First Frontier. 07 June 2008. Perth Young Archaeologists’ Club will be discovering what life was like for the soldiers garrisoned in Perthshire on the Gask Ridge, Rome’s first frontier. Living history re-enactment society The Antonine Guard will be providing marching orders! Suitable for ages 7+. For further information – contact Sarah Winlow (01738) 477080. Event Time: 1400 - 1700.

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Wednesday, 4 June 2008

Huntingtower Castle Perthshire Scotland

Huntingtower Castle. 05 June 2008. Explore the castle with an archaeologist to discover clues that tell us how the castle was built and how it has changed over time. Includes object handling session. Why not come along to the partner session at Elcho Castle, see below, and explore the differences in construction of these two local sites. FREE but pre-booking required. To book contact Historic Scotland’s Interpretation Team on 0131 668 8858. Event Time: 1400 - 1530.

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Archaeological Work at Perth Prison Scotland

Archaeological Work at Perth Prison, Perthshire, Scotland. 05 June 2008. Andrea Smith of Headland Archaeology Ltd will present the results of excavation and monitoring work at Perth Prison carried out over the last 4 years, as part of a major programme of rebuilding and refurbishment by the Scottish Prisons Service. The findings will be discussed in the context of the development of prison buildings and how these reflected contemporary views on offenders and imprisonment. The Human History Gallery (‘Time of Our Lives’) also includes a selection of Napoleonic Prisoner’s war-work. Free admission. For further details & booking contact Mark Hall, Perth Museum and Art Gallery (01738) 632488. Event Time: 1930 – 2100. Location: Perth Museum & Art Gallery, Perth.

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River Braan Perthshire June Scotland


The River Braan at Rumbling Bridge during the month of June in Perthshire, Scotland.

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Tuesday, 3 June 2008

Prehistoric rock carvings around Aberfeldy Scotland

Prehistoric rock carvings around Aberfeldy, Perthshire, Scotland. 04 June 2008. Join the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) Archaeological Survey Team in recording 4,000 year old cupmarked rocks. Come and help the team record a panel of rock carvings with digital photography and 3D computer software. This state-of-the-art methodology enables enhanced recording and understanding of these striking artefacts. Difficulty: Moderate. Free, but pre-booking essential to take part. To book, contact Alex Hale, RCAHMS (0131) 662 1456. Event Time: 1000 - 1600.

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G-Bump Plane Perthshire Scotland


G-Bump Plane at Scone Airport, Perthshire, Scotland.

Dunkeld Flowers Perthshire Scotland


Dunkeld Flowers, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Kenmore Post Office Perthshire Scotland


Kenmore Post Office, Perthshire, Scotland.

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Monday, 2 June 2008

A Walk around Medieval Perth Scotland

A Walk around Medieval Perth, Perthshire, Scotland. 03 June 2008. Explore the medieval archaeology and history of Perth and its people on a guided walk led by Mark Hall of Perth Museum and Derek Hall of SUAT Ltd. Grade of walk: Easy. FREE, but pre-booking required. To book contact Mark Hall, Perth Museum and Art Gallery (01738) 632488. Event Time: 1430 - 1600.

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Sunday, 1 June 2008

Tour of Coupar Angus Perthshire Scotland

Tour of Coupar Angus Perthshire Scotland. 02 June 2008. Meet at the Coupar Angus and District Heritage Association, 8 George St Coupar Angus for a walking tour of the town, taking in its ecclesiastical origins as the richest Cistercian Abbey in Scotland to its later Georgian and Victorian development. The walk will also highlight the Townscape Heritage Initiative, an ongoing scheme to regenerate the town by repairing its historic buildings. Grade of walk: Easy (approx 2 kms). FREE (donations to CADHA welcome). No booking required. For further information please contact Ron MacDonald (CADHA) 01828 626244. Event Time: 1400 - 1500. Location: Coupar Angus and District Heritage Association, 8 George St, Coupar Angus, Perthshire, Scotland.

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