Annual Report 2007

The season of lectures of the Kirkcudbright History Society opened with Tommy Henderson providing a highly entertaining and informative talk entitled “Past Times in Dalbeattie and Area”. Timed to coincide with a display at the Stewartry Museum focussing on Dalbeattie, the talk highlighted many connections between the two towns. With his intimate knowledge of the area, Tommy wove a fascinating tableau of the ups and downs of Dalbeattie from its time as the “capital of Scotland” in the days of King John Balliol to the modern day.

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