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South Loch Ness Booklet

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Commemorating and recording the impact of the First World War on South Loch Ness Commemorating and recording the impact of the FirstWorld War on South Loch Ness In the centenary year of the start of the First WorldWar, the Heritage Group would like to do something to remember, research and record the ways in which the war affected South Loch Ness and those living in the area. Alister Chisholm 01463 715713 alister.chisholm@btinternet.com would be very pleased to have any suggestions as to how such a project could be tackled. Please get in touch with him with any ideas.

MARKING 100 YEARS OF THE FORESTRY COMMISSION

The South Loch Ness Heritage Group are holding a two day exhibition and talk Forestry on Friday 14 & Saturday 15 June 2019 at Stratherrick Hall, Gorthleck . Friday 14 June morning is for local primary schools. The afternoon session 12-3pm is now open to the general public . Then in the evening at 7:30 pm a talk ” The Life Of A Forester” by Bryce Reynard and Mick Hoban ,using old FC uniforms . Saturday 15 June 10:00 am to 4:00 pm open to public .

The Exhibition covering private and state owned plantations in the district will consists of archive documents , photographs, educational material , old forestry hand tools , vintage power saws , ect . The Larger exhibits and displays will be outside the hall , including a working modern saw mill making boards of of a tree . There is no admission charge but donations to group funds are welcome

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