100 years ago

The Courier & Advertiser (Dundee Edition) - - COMMENT -

Scot­land’s first school of forestry was opened on Satur­day at Bir­nam by the So­lic­i­tor Gen­eral for Scot­land (Mr T.B. Mori­son). The site for the school has been pro­vided by Colonel Steuart Fothring­ham of Murthly and he and the Duke of Atholl have placed their wood­lands at the dis­posal of the school for the prac­ti­cal in­struc­tion of the stu­dents. The school has opened with 12 stu­dents, and a staff of in­struc­tors have been ap­pointed. The open­ing cer­e­mony was largely at­tended.

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