Millport: Habitat, Heritage, Holidays

When & Where

Saturday, 16 September 2017 (All day)
Millport Field Centre, Isle of Cumbrae, KA28 0EG

Event Details

Join us at our conference on Millport, all about Millport: Habitat, Heritage, and Holidays.
Millport Field Centre, 16th September 2017

Chairperson: Lady Glasgow

10.30 Coffee & Registration
11.00 Introduction
11.15 Buteshire: Geographical, Historical, and Topographical, Rob Close
11.35 The Battle of Largs, Ted Cowan
12.10 The Big Cumbrae and the Bute Estates, Lyndsey Nairn
12.45-2.00 Lunch [provided]
14.00 A Dark Green De Dion Phaeton: Bute and 1903 Motor Car Act, Rob Close
14.20 Millport for the Holidays, Alastair Durie
14.55 The Story of Millport’s Marine Station, Geoff Moore
15.30 Dorita Fairlie Bruce’s Firth of Clyde, Beth Dickson


Rob Close
01292 590273



Event Location

Millport Field Centre
Isle of Cumbrae
KA28 0EG

Other information


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