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Post cards from Montrose

Thursday afternoon was spent helping local people from the Day Centre next door to the museum write a post card from Montrose with a memory of holidays at the beach. A surprising number of people had come to Montrose to

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Wishing Net

We wanted to try and capture people’s wishes for the future of Montrose Bay and Fraser came up with the idea of a Wishing Net ! Visitors have left lots of thoughts and ideas, many about managing plastic and litter

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Fishing Stories

We had a great day of chat and film at the museum. With local people explaining stake net fishing to visitors and many coming to specifically watch the film and see if they recognised anyone! Anecdotes have been recorded in

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Film Showing at the Museum

Up-stream A story of the Scottish Salmon Fisheries Filmed at St Cyrus in 1932 The film depicts two methods of salmon fishing – it follows a group of fishermen as they wheel their boat to shore, row out to sea

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PDF invite

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Still Life

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South Esk Rocks !

Great fun at South Esk Primary, identifying rocks with Fraser and then making water colour drawings with Jean. When asked if he was ready to start painting one pupil said he would just check out where the rock came from

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