TARS members will be in the Cafe (inside the door) from 10:45 to welcome you. A guided Tour of the Library has been arranged for 11.30. To be included on the tour please contact Elsie Miller email@example.com by Monday, 7th May.
Parking is available alongside the building – take side road beside the new glass extension. Postcode G3 8AW.
Bus from Edinburgh is Citylink 900 Service to Buchanan St Bus Station then the Underground (Subway) from Buchanan Street to Kelvin Hall station and a shortish walk to the Library.
The Kelvin Hall is opposite the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.
The collection includes many historic documents and maps.
After the Tour join us for a lunch across the road in the Art Gallery and Museum.
Members can be picked up at Lockerbie station by prior arrangement or meet up at the venue. Times to be confirmed. Last year’s intrepid group were turned back by weather. Follow the tracks of Five Red Herrings and the 1935 Hitchcock 39 Steps film.
There is an Interpretation Centre, bird watching etc. In the Cairnsmore of Fleet National Natural Nature Reserve. Directions: From Creetown take the B796 for 7 miles turning left onto the minor road after Gatehouse Station to Visitor Centre where parking is available. From Gatehouse of Fleet take the B796 after 6 miles turn right onto minor road to Visitor Centre and car park.
Friends and relatives welcome.
NX56SE 9 55906 64333. Big Water of Fleet Viaduct [NAT]. OS 1:10,000 map, 1980.