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CodeNA7320
Dates1880-
Person NameArbroath Scientific and Natural History Association; 1880-
ActivityThis association began life as the Natural History Association in 1880. By 20 December 1883 the Association had merged with the Horticultural Association founded in 1824, becoming known as the Arbroath Horticultural and Natural History Association. The name was changed once more in 1908 when it became the Scientific and Natural History Association. Its name remained up to 1938. The Association no longer exists but it is uncertain when it was wound up.The Association originally held its meeting in the Literary Club Room of the Public Hall Buildings where it gave lectures covering subjects of botany, astronomy, flora and fauna. In 1935 the meeting place changed to the Picture Gallery of the Public Library.
Corporate NameArbroath Scientific and Natural History Association
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