Re-dedication of Lapraik Cairn

When & Where

Robert Burns World Federation
Friday, 18 July 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Garan House, 28 Main Street, Muirkirk, KA18 3RA

Event Details

Programme for Re-dedication of Lapraik Cairn on 18th July 2014:

6pm Meet at Garan House, Muirkirk;
Convoy to Lapraik Cairn
Arrival tunes - Piper
Welcome and Introductions - Douglas McKenzie
Song - John Morran
John Lapraik: a few words about the man - Jim Thomson, Senior VP - RBWFL
Poem: ‘Rondeau to John Lapraik’ - Aiden Jamieson
Lament - Piper
Rededication - Rev. Scott Rae, Fr. Stephen McGrattan
Unveiling of re-furbished plaque - Jim Thomson
Song - John Morran
Thanks and Close - Douglas McKenzie
7.30 - Return to Garan House for refreshments & presentation of Scots Toun Award

As parking is very limited please contact Margeret Dougall if you are planning to come along. Access to the cairn is across rough and hilly ground so stout footwear is recommended!


Margeret Dougall



Event Location

Garan House
28 Main Street
KA18 3RA


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