East Wemyss and Buckhaven gasworks

We’ve just added a new video to the Wemyss Caves 4D website. Visit the full site at http://4dwemysscaves.org

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New 4D Wemyss Caves website is now live!

Our new 4D Wemyss Caves website is now live!  

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SWACS AGM 2017

This year’s AGM will be on Monday 26th June at 7pm in the Senior Citizens Centre, Main Road, East Wemyss, KY1 4RQ. If you are a member, you can collect your membership card at the meeting. If you would like to join, or re-join, you can also do so. It’s been

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About that filming…

We told you about filming at the caves a few weeks ago. Well, here are the results – short clips that the BBC will be playing between programmes.

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Archaeology Scotland visit the caves

We were delighted to welcome a coachload of visitors from Archaeology Scotland last Saturday as part of their tour of some of the most interesting sites in Fife.

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Filming at the caves

If you were down at the caves in the lovely sunshine on Wednesday morning, you may have seen a TV film crew going about their business. We can’t tell you what it was for yet (we will do as soon as it’s on air), but they were using the site

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Can you help SWACS?

Can you help SWACS? You are cordially invited to join us on Sunday, 12 March 2017, at the Senior Citizens Centre, Main Road, East Wemyss, KY1 4RQ, for what we hope will be an interesting afternoon, specially devised for members and friends interested in getting more involved with the society.

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Bagster’s Comprehensive Bible

This 19th century Bagster’s Comprehensive Bible is one of SWACS’ more enigmatic historical holdings. As the origins are unclear we would be interested to hear from anyone has any idea regarding its provenance. It may be a relict of West Wemyss Primary School which replaced Wemyss Colliery School (built c.1859).

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30th Anniversary Conference

Many thanks to all the speakers and visitors who came to our 30th Anniversary Celebration event last Saturday. We counted around 100 people there over the day and the speakers were excellent and informative from start to finish. For those who missed it, all the talks can be seen below.

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30th Anniversary celebration and conference

Saturday, 22nd October, is our 30th Anniversary celebration and conference in the Old Kirk in Kirkcaldy. It’s shaping up to be a great day, with over 80 advance registrations so far to hear some of the best speakers from across Scotland on Pictish art and archaeology.

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