The Corstorphine Trust has a rich archive relating to the history of transport in this distinct area of the city. From walking, to cycling, horse power, early motor vehicles, trams and trains this talk will take you on a voyage through the centuries. 

All events in our lecture series include an opportunity to meet the guest lecturer, coffee and cakes and a special tour of the Castle.

About the lecturer

Ian Anderson is a retired investment manager and has lived in Corstorphine for over 50 years.  Ian is currently a volunteer with Corstorphine Trust and currently serves as Chairman of the charity.

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My Jute Journey

Friday 31 August 2018, 10:30am

Sandra Thomson has long links with the Scottish jute industry...

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Sub-Roman Glasgow

Monday 3 September 2018, 10:30am

At the centre of early mediaeval Glasgow may lie a Roman settlement possibly known as Cathures...

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