Achill-Tourism-60th-Anniversary-of-the-Bothy-Fire-DVD

60th Anniversary of the Bothy Fire DVD

16.99

This DVD film records the events surrounding the 60th anniversary in 1997 of the Bothy Fire in Kirkintilloch, Scotland, in which ten young Achill men died. Events recorded include a memorial mass, unveiling of a plaque on the site of the tragedy, a bothy exhibition, and a civic reception.

Product Description

Special DVD video recording of events to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Kirkintilloch Bothy Fire tragedy. Recorded in Kirkintilloch on Saturday 13th September 1997. Events include: concelebrated memorial mass in St. Ninian’s church; viewing of the Bothy Exhibition at Library Headquarters of East Dunbartonshire Council; special ceremonies to unveil a memorial plaque on the site of the tragedy (now named Achill Place); Reception in the Council Chambers at Tom Johnston House, Civic Way, Kirkintilloch.