Friday, April 14, 2017
Visitor Centre Culloden, 2:00 PM:
The Joint NTS/1745 Association Annual Culloden Lecture will be delivered by Dr Christopher Duffy, Honorary Vice Chairman of The 1745 Association, entitled “Writing the Jacobite '45”. It has come to our notice that booking is required for the Annual 1745 Association/NTS lecture at Culloden.
Should you wish to attend the event, please go to http://www.nts.org.uk/Visit/Culloden
There is a search box at the top of the page. Type in the words “Christopher Duffy”. This will take you to the booking page. The lecture is free and will be given at 2pm on Friday,
Evening of Friday, April
Glen Macdonald, Vice Chairman of the Association, is organising a dinner and evening in Inverness for members of the Association to mark the eve of the Commemoration.
Saturday, April 22,
2017 12.30 PM
St George's Gardens, London WC1N 6BN.
Commemoration of the men executed in 1746 on Kennington Common and buried in the gardens.
Thursday, December 7,
2017 from 5:45–6:30 PM:
Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 1 Queen Street Edinburgh. Gallery No 4 (The Wolfson Gallery). Michael Nevin, Chairman of the 1745 Association, will give a talk on ‘The Decline and Fall of the House of Stuart, 1700-1750’, to mark the anniversary of the fateful Council of War held in
Derby on December 5, 1745 when the Jacobite high command decided to turn back to Scotland. The talk will draw on clues contained in the portraits of the main protagonists displayed in the gallery to explain what happened during that tumultuous half century.
More 2017 events on the
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This is a non-political
the objects of which
- To study
- To record
the memory of
those who actively
in, or who had
with the '45.
- To mark
- To endeavour
For more details, see the 1745 Association Leaflet.