Talk: Celebrating 200 years of Fortrose Harbour [Fortrose]

14 October 2017, Starts: 14:00, Ends: 17:00

Fortrose Harbour was completed in October 1817 and to mark the bicentenary, Chanonry Sailing Club in association with the Fortrose & Rosemarkie Community Council, will be holding a public event.

The event will consist of a talk in 2 parts about the history of the harbour and its impact on the community by Richard Jenner who wrote ‘Harbouring Heritage’ (an updated version will be released with this event). Light refreshments will be available at ‘half time’. The afternoon will conclude with the unveiling of a new bench on the harbour mole commissioned by Chanonry Sailing Club to mark this occasion. The event is free however space is limited so you need to reserve your place either via or from Janet Witheridge, 21A Canonbury Terrace  (01381 621200 -

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