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Next meeting 27th May 2014, in Forfar Community Church at 7 p.m.

To investigate, promote and preserve the history, spiritual roots and heritage of Dunnichen and the surrounding district.

Monday, August 30, 2010

Lamas Meeting – Tuesday 30th August 2011 at 7 pm.

Speaker: Mr. Alex Whyte – Mr Whyte will tell us about James Headrick who ended his days as a minister at Dunnichen. Headrick’s influence was not however confined to the care of his parishioners. Come along and find out more.

Title of Talk: ‘The Rev. James Headrick’

Whitsun Meeting – Tuesday, 31st May 2011 at 7 pm.

Speaker: Mr. Ken Murdoch – Mr Murdoch is an enthusiast for the conservation work he has been doing on his castle. A must for all DIY fans!

Title of Talk: ‘Restoring a 17th Century Castle’

Candlemas Meeting – Tuesday, 22nd February 2011 at 7 pm.

Speaker: Mr.Norman Atkinson – Norman has been taking a personal interest in Kingsmuir for many years and has now made a collection of photographs showing characters, changes and developments.

Title of Talk: ‘Kingsmuir, a Village Portrait ‘

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Martinmas Meeting – Tues, 23rd November 2010 at 7 pm


Speaker: Miss Nora Craig

Title of Talk: ‘Researching the Carnegys ‘ – Nora has written a book giving a comprehensive history of this local family. We have been gifted a copy by Baroness Carnegy of Lour and this is available to borrow from our archives.

‘A Walk with Norman’ – Norman will take us to some points of interest around the Parish Boundary. Please be prepared for walking through fields – there are no paths!

New date - Sunday, 5th. September

AGM time - Once again it is time to write a report for the AGM. In addition to the meetings posts I would like to draw attention to the following points. Assuming Church of Scotland plans are adhered to in this instance, Dunnichen Church will close in August 2011. No progress has been made on future uses or directions, so if anyone has any suggestions please let us know.
Several people have been in touch from further afield - we are very interested in where former Dunnichen citizens went etc so if you can add to our knowledge of this again let us know.