30 October 2019
As part of its bi-centenary celebrations, Dunfermline Abbey is hosting talks by five historians on the subject of Robert the Bruce.
The talks begin on the Anniversary of the re-interment of the Bruce Bones and end on St Andrew’s Day.
5 November, 2pm
Dr Michael Penman (Stirling University), Finding and Reinterring the Bruce bones
Marking the anniversary of the reinterment, 12 November, 2pm
Dr Iain Fraser (Archives Manager, HES), A talk on the Lost Tomb
19 November, 2pm
Dr Martin Macgregor (Glasgow University), The Identity of the Incumbent of the Tomb
26 November, 2pm
Dr Michael Penman, A long anticipated talk on the Radar Studies and Findings in Dunfermline Abbey
30 November, 2pm
Dr Lucinda Dean (University of the Highlands and Islands), Bruce’s Funeral Ceremony and other similar burials
Tickets are £5 per talk or £20 for all five talks. Click here to book.
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(image copyright Robert Cutts)