• Archaeology Scotland News,  General News

    The Search for Stirling’s First Swimming Pool Dig

    Come along to the ‘Big Dig’ event on Friday 31st August and Saturday 1st September in Stirling and help Stirling Council Archaeologists dig to see if anything remains of Stirling’s first swimming pool. Booking essential, contact Murray Cook cookm@stirling.gov.uk For more information visit: https://archaeologyscotland.org.uk/event/the-search-for-stirlings-first-swimming-pool-dig/

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    Balfron Cemetery Tour

    We have another exciting event for you this September. Come along to Balfron Cemetery on Friday 14th September. Pat Thompson will be guiding you through one of Stirling’s most historic and oft overlooked cemeteries. For more information visit: https://archaeologyscotland.org.uk/event/balfron-cemetery-tour/

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    The Incorporated Trades of Edinburgh

    Hey guys, Lauriston Castle is hosting another great event as part of their Historical Lecture Series. On Wednesday 21 November, Gordon Wyllie will be discussing the evidence remaining from Edinburgh’s historical guilds. For more information visit: https://archaeologyscotland.org.uk/event/the-incorporated-trades-of-edinburgh/ Tickets cost £10.30 and can be purchased from: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-incorporated-trades-of-edinburgh-tickets-42458627899 Free entry for Archaeology Scotland Members so contact Lauriston Castle in advance to book your place.

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    Landing in Paradise: The Vikings in Scotland

    We have another exciting event for you to add to your diaries in the month of October. On the 24th, Olwyn Owen will be discussing the cultural legacy of the Vikings in Scotland. For more information visit: https://archaeologyscotland.org.uk/event/landing-in-paradise-the-vikings-in-scotland/ Tickets cost £10.30 and can be purchased from: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/landing-in-paradise-the-vikings-in-scotland-tickets-42458271834 Free entry for Archaeology Scotland Members so contact Lauriston Castle in advance to book your…

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    Sick Picts from the May Island Monastery: Disease and Healthcare in Early Medieval Scotland

    Hello everyone, We have another great event to announce in partnership with Lauriston Castle. On October 3rd, Peter Yeoman will be giving a lecture on the Isle of May and its 1000 year long history of ecclesiastical use. For more information visit: https://archaeologyscotland.org.uk/event/sick-picts-from-the-may-island-monastery-disease-and-healthcare-in-early-medieval-scotland/ Tickets cost £10.30 and can be purchased from: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sick-picts-from-the-may-island-monastery-disease-and-healthcare-in-early-medieval-scotland-tickets-42457764316 Free entry for Archaeology Scotland Members so contact Lauriston Castle…