The Bruce Lectures: five lectures on the subject of Robert the Bruce


30 October 2019
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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)