07 February 2023
The theme for this year's conference is engineering, science and technology.
Join Scottish Local History Forum as they return to an in-person, full day conference, starting at 09.45 for registration.
Topics and Speakers include:
- Ian Shearer: Dr John Roebuck (Carron Iron Co.) and James Watt at Kinneil House, Bo'ness
- Dr Denis Smith: The Vital Spark: Electricity as a treatment in mid 18th century Scottish Medicine
- Andrew Eadie: John Ritchie: a forgotten Scottish pioneer of hydro-electric schemes in Scotland at the end of the 19th century
- Dr Graham Clark: The rise and fall of Scotland's corrugated-iron buildings
- Roderick Stewart: the History of Stewarts the hacklemakers
- Steve Connelly: David Gorrie & Son, boilermakers and coppersmiths, Perth
Tickets £37.50 including lunch (£25 students). Book here. Venue: Black Watch Museum, Balhousie Castle, Hay Street, Perth PH1 5HR.