Stewarton & District Historical Society
Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation SC 011194.
Site updated 23rd June 2017 by Cutstraw Web Designs.
Dunlop Street 1970D
Stewarton Viaduct 2008
Coat of Arms reproduced by permission of Stewarton Community Council
Springwell Place 1860
The Stewarton & District Historical Society is a group of enthusiastic volunteers who are mainly residents of Stewarton in East Ayrshire, Scotland.
Our mission is to record and preserve the history of our local area and make it accessible to both the local and wider world communities.
Enjoy a browse through the other pages of our web - site.
Hope to see you soon at our museum.
Thanks to Robert Miller, plumber, for the WW 1 items donated t the society. They belonged to his father, Matthew Miller.
A few of the items areo shown below.
Robert’s father, Matthew Miller, is the soldier at the front of the photograph with the chin bandage.
The cards had been sent home to Stewarton and the tin has his initials on it.
We have a one room museum
which is housed on the first
floor of the Town House in
Avenue Square, Stewarton.
We hold regular presentations in the
months, September to May.
The presentations are wide ranging and include local history, Scottish history and general topics of interest.
Roads to Stewarton
Next Committee Meeting Tuesday 18th July 2017. 700pm,
From 1st July.
The Saturday museum opening hours will be 12.00 pm to 2.00pm.
To celebrate the formation of the society in 1977, a buffet / music evening is being arranged for Monday 7th August in the JK Church Hall.
Watch this space for details of Ticket prices etc.
Society President, Ewan Coventry, receiving a cheque for £200 from Pauline McCreadie management team of the the facebook page “Stewarton when we were growing up (and now)”, SWWWGU.
Also in the photograph, David McKie and Gillian Barclay, members of the historical Society.
Bees and Bonnets volunteers day at Hamilton Gardens.