News

1 July 2015

Hudson's Bay Company

The Hudson’s Bay Company in Canada has done a fantastic job creating a web site commemorating some of Canada’s historic [...]

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2 June 2015
Clestrain progress

Clestrain progress

Clestrain Gets Your Full Support…! { Image kindly supplied by James Grieve of http://www.jamesgrievephotography.net/ } The Hall of Clestrain was built [...]

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17 March 2015
Sponsor a Window

Sponsor a Window

Thanks to all who helped protect the Hall of Clestrain and sponsored a window ( or a door ) Although this request [...]

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9 March 2015
Acro prop sponsors

Acro prop sponsors

Acro Prop Sponsors Thanks to all the generous people who donated money to sponsor the much needed acro props – [...]

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18 December 2014
3D Scanning

3D Scanning

In spring 2014, Associate Professor Doug Pritchard of Heriot-Watt University visited Orkney as a guest of the Society. His task [...]

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17 December 2014
The Reception

The Reception

We were ushered up to the noisy, excited, throng overlooking Horse Guards Parade. I plugged in my computer and [...]

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17 December 2014
Westminster

Westminster

At 3.30 p.m. as the Abbey was closing to the public, the invited guests began to gather at The Great [...]

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17 December 2014
The lead up to the presentation

The lead up to the presentation

We had a twin celebration of the unveiling of the memorial stone to Dr. John Rae in Westminster Abbey.One in [...]

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16 December 2014

Our first Year

John Rae Society’s First Year As you will see, we have been rather busy! Behind the scenes work to get a memorial [...]

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