SAFHS Conference 2012 - Programme


Annual Conference, 21 April 2012.
Bonar Halls, University of Dundee.


Crops, Cloth, Cod 'n' Coal

08.30 09.30 registration Registration
09.45 10.00 opening Lord Provost of Dundee
10.00 10.40 Crops in 1700s and 1800s Prof. Geoff Squire
10.40 10.55 break
10.55 11.35 Dundee Weaver Craft 500 years Ron Scrimgeour
11.35 12.15 Bruce Durie Sponsored by Tayroots
12.15 13.45 lunch
13.45 14.25 Fife Fishing Ports Then and Now Rodger McAslan
14.25 15.05 Glenrothes and the Coal Rush Andrew Dowsie
15.05 15.30 forum Steve Connellg and friends
15.30 15.45 raffle Chairman, SAFHS
15.45 16.00 closing Chairman, SAFHS
16.00 16.30 book stalls Book stalls


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