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William Lashly Event

9 September - 20 August, 2017

William Lashly Event  

Saturday 9th September 2017

2pm -4pm

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of William Lashly, one of the stokers on Discovery’s original 1901-1904 expedition, Discovery Point is holding an afternoon of special events. This includes talks from Louisa Attaheri (Curator at Dundee Heritage Trust) and Valarie and George Skinner (descendants of William Lashly) as well as opportunities to have a closer look at some of the related collections.

Attendance to the talks is free of charge please email Louisa Attaheri at [email protected] to book your place.

To attend the full half-day event (priced at £30) which in addition to the talk includes entry to the museum. A guided tour of RRS Discovery and a private reception with drinks and canapes on the deck of the ship please follow this link https://goo.gl/5Ckq2t