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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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Exciting Discovery at the Museum !

We found out today that the dark specks Tracey had been watching on the time lapse were part of wreck that gets uncovered in the winter storms! and our camera is pointing right at it ! John Aitken Archivist with

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Memories Workshop this Wednesday 30th October.

We are giving a short presentation at 2pm this Wednesday at Montrose Museum. Come along and tell us what you know about the beach and how it has changed in your lifetime.

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Old Photograph Scurdyness showing the Stevenson lighthouse

Old Photograph Scurdyness showing the Stevenson lighthouse Scurdyness lighthouse guards and defines the entrance to Montrose harbour from a position near the tip of the promontory of the same name, which projects markedly into the North Sea on the south

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