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13 May 2021
PR help needed

PR help needed

The John Rae Society is looking for someone to lead the press and publicity activities for the Society as we enter [...]

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26 April 2021
JohnRaeChallenge: Kiltwalk

JohnRaeChallenge: Kiltwalk

Cathy, the daughter of one of our Trustees Liz MacInally has taken part in the Great Kiltwalk and has raised [...]

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21 April 2021
Obituary: Ian Waddel 1942 - 2021

Obituary: Ian Waddel 1942 - 2021

Ian Waddell 1942 – 2021Ian Waddell Q.C. was due to give us a talk on the 5th May.Born in Glasgow, [...]

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12 April 2021
On-Line Talk: The Hall of Clestrain – The Investigation and Salvation of a Most Precious Survival

On-Line Talk: The Hall of Clestrain – The Investigation and Salvation of a Most Precious Survival

By Tom Addyman, MA (Conservation of Historic Buildings) with distinction, established Addyman Archaeology, one of the leading archaeological companies in [...]

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25 March 2021
Talk a great success

Talk a great success

Our talk On-Line Talk: Where Sheep May Safely Graze on the future of The Hall of Clestrain and the [...]

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20 March 2021
Successful first talk.

Successful first talk.

Forgotten Hero — Now Remembered    March 12th 2021 This was the first in our series of online talks about the Arctic [...]

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5 March 2021
New series of On-Line Talks

New series of On-Line Talks

We are organising a series of Zoom hosted on-line talks and also Orkney Archaeology Society are hosting one for us [...]

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8 February 2021
Jim Chalmers completes his rowing challenge!

Jim Chalmers completes his rowing challenge!

James Chalmers former College lecturer and JRS member is attempting to row across the Rae Strait in his living room [...]

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19 January 2021
Rowing across the Rae Strait in the living room

Rowing across the Rae Strait in the living room

James Chalmers former College lecturer and JRS member is attempting to row across the Rae Strait in his living room [...]

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22 December 2020
Andrew's challenge # 2

Andrew's challenge # 2

Hello all you generous sports. Starting a challenge is far more of a challenge than actually doing it! This is [...]

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