Kirkcaldy and the Whale

Start : 
25 Nov 2017 - 10:00
End : 
25 Nov 2017 - 16:00
Type: 
Conference
Location: 

Kirkcaldy Old Kirk
Kirk Wynd
Kirkcaldy
KY1 1EH

Conference for Kirkcaldy Civic Society.

Speakers include:

Dr. Eric Graham: The Bounty Hunters and the Innuit

Dr. Rob David: The Story of the "Abram", a Kirkcaldy Whaling Ship

Matt Ylitalo B.Sc. B.A. M. Litt: Steamships, Stowaways and Smithsonian Polar Bear

Sonja Heinrich: From Whaling to Whale Science - why whales matter and how we study them

Jo Woolf (RSGS): Shackleton's Trek for Life to the Graves of Whales

Also - Kirkcaldy's Beached Whales/Leith Harbour and Scottish Involvement in the Antartic 20th Century Whale Hunting

Tickets

Tickets cost £10 and can be booked here:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/kirkcaldy-and-the-whale-tickets

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