Forum Meetings 2018-19

All meetings of the Forum are held on Thursday evenings at 7.30pm in P116, Coats Building, University of the West of Scotland, Storie Street, Paisley. (Enter from Storie St, beside the Hugh Smile nursery building. The Coats building, also known as ‘P Block’ is the single story building to the right as you walk into the campus. The building is disabled friendly.)

Renfrewshire Local History Forum Lectures are open to non-members with no admission charge but a small donation would be appreciated.

Archaeology Lectures 2018/2019

October 11th 2018
Newark Castle: History, Archaeology and Interpretation
Adrian Cox, Historic Environment Scotland

November 8th 2018
St Conval to All Hallows: 1400 Years and Counting.
A recent community archaeology project in Inchinnan.
Heather James, Calluna Archaeology

December 13th 2018
Excavating the Galloway Hoard
Andrew Nicholson, Archaeologist Dumfries & Galloway Council

February 14th 2019
The Blackened Charcoal so Brightly Burns: the Evolution of an Ironworking Site at Hunterston, North Ayrshire
Louise Turner, Rathmell Archaeology

March 14th 2019
Field Survey on Arran 1995-2017: Two Deserted Settlements at Cul an Droma and Cor na Beithe
Ian Marshall

April 11th 2019
Old Maps of Paisley
Neil Fraser, Historic Environment Scotland

May 9th 2019
Members Night & Forum AGM