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New Perth Museum

The new Perth Museum housing the Stone of Destiny was opened. Also of interest to locals of Newburgh area is the Carpow Log Boat which is housed in the Perth Museum. It was excavated at the Carpow bank, near Abernethy, in 2006 and illustrates the importance of the estuary to prehistoric communities. Dating to c1000BC…
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Donation from Guild Family

Mr Alistair Guild from Edinburgh sent the Society a sizable donation made by “The Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren of James Harrower Guild, born in Lindores and proud Chairman of The Tayside Floorcloth Company in the 1950s”. We are extremely grateful to the family as this donation will help with the upgrading of our facilities and…
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Flooring the World

Some of the Committee and Volunteers went to St Andrews Museum to see the Exhibition “Flooring the World” which runs until 1 Sept. This was a really interesting visit where we were given an excellent talk by Lily Barnes from OnFife. There here  were three Flooring companies in Fife in Kirkcaldy, Falkland and of particular…
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