Forum Meetings

All meetings of the Forum are held on Thursday evenings at 7.30pm in The Shawl Gallery, Paisley Museum, High Street, Paisley.  Renfrewshire Local History Forum Lectures are open to non-members with no admission charge but a small donation would be appreciated.
Disabled access  is at the side of the museum building, uphill at the back of the car park.  If this is required, please telephone the museum in advance on 0141 889 3151.

Archaeology Lectures 2016/2017

OCTOBER 13th, 2016
Vikings in Lowland Scotland – it’s all change
Colleen Batey
University of Glasgow

NOVEMBER 10th, 2016
Paisley Abbey Digs – the story so far
Bob Will
Senior Project Manager, GUARD Archaeology

DECEMBER 8th, 2016
Recent Investigations at Killiekrankie Battlefield
Maureen Kilpatrick
GUARD Archaeology

FEBRUARY 9th, 2017
Excavation of a Viking trading site in Gottland
Colin Sparrow

MARCH 9th, 2017
Kite Photography as applied to archaeology
John Wells
The Archaeological Kite Aerial Photography Group

APRIL 13th, 2017
The Roman Assault of Brunswark Hill – a battle rehabilitated
John Reid
The Brunswark Hill Project

MAY 11th, 2017
Member’s Night and Forum AGM