Archaeological and Historical Section Programme of Talks Winter 2021-22

Date Speaker Topic
Wed 13 Oct 2021 Fiona Watson Turning fact into fiction: murder and romance in the siege of Berwick, 1317-18.
Wed 10 Nov 2021 John Harrison The Drifty Days: ‘A Climate Crisis of 1674″.
Wed 1st Dec 2021 Orsolya Czere Life histories from medieval Perth: reconstructing diet and mobility using a multi-isotope approach.
Wed 19 Jan 2022 Peter McNiven Place names in historic Perthshire.
Wed 16 Feb 2022 Richard Oram Scotland and the Plague, 1350-1650.
16 March 2022 Fraser Hunter The Taprain treasure – new research on a Roman silver hoard.