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Atween twa Kirks – 1500 years of Myth and Legend (Evening event)

Tue, 21 September 2021 @ 17:00 - 19:00

Take time out to learn about the History, Myths and Legends that abound on the picturesque stretches of the river Spey and Lour burn

Take time out to learn about the History, Myths and Legends that abound on the picturesque stretches of the river Spey and Lour burn

This circular walk, with Storyteller Ben Hinnie, starts from the War Memorial by the Parish Church in the Square, Aberlour and proceeds at a leisurely pace over level terrain by the banks of the River Spey and Lour burn to the auld kirk o Skirdustan.

Picts, Monks, Vikings, Jacobites and Water Beasties have all left their mark in Speyside. On this leisurely guided story walk you can learn about the 1500 years of History, Myths and Legends that abound on these picturesque stretches of the river Spey and the Lour burn that flow by the Parish Church and the ancient ruins of the auld Kirk o Skirdustan. Both churches are dedicated to St. Drostan.

Event Details

Date:
Tue, 21 September 2021
Time:
17:00 - 19:00
Cost:
£8.00 – £10.00
Distance:
1.5 miles / 2.4 km
Grade:
Easy (info)
Leader:
Ben Hinnie Freelance Storyteller
Dogs:
Yes, well behaved dogs are welcome
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The walk is out and back over easy terrain, woodland and riverside pathways. The route is unfortunately not suitable for mobility scooters. A good pair of walking shoes or boots are recommended.

Organiser

Organiser:
Ben Hinnie
Phone:
07484280626
Email:
aberlourstories@outlook.com

Venue / Start

The War Memorial, Village Square, Aberlour
Village Square
Aberlour, AB38 9QP United Kingdom


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Meet at the War Memorial by the Parish Church in the Square, Aberlour at 2.0 pm. The walk finishes at the nearby Speyside Visitor Centre on the old railway platform in Alice Littler Park.

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