A Tapestry for Renfrewshire

RWH 1697 has been taking part in The Tapestry of Renfrewshire working on the panel telling the story of the Witch Trials. The Tapestry tells the story of the Old County of Renfrew that today includes Inverclyde, East Renfrewshire, Renfrewshire and parts of Glasgow. Please watch space for more details on getting involved in the project when the Creative Hub opens which is currently closed due to Covid-19 restrictions.

For more information on Project can be found at the link below
http://www.renfrewshiretapestry.org.uk/

 

RWH1697 Memorial Unveiled 10th June 2015

RWH1697 Memorial

RWH1697 Memorial

On Wednesday 10th June 2015 we saw the 318th aniversary of the 1697 exeuction of 7 people accused of bewitching Christian Shaw.

To mark the Anniversary we unveiling a new Memorial to those found guilty and exectuted.   The Memorial was designed and produced by Hey Diddle Doodle for RWH1697 and will compliment the small Shaw Family Tree already on display withing the Heritage and Creative Hub.

The Memorial is now on display in the Heritage & Creative Hub.

 

The Memorial an smaller Shaw Family Tree were designed and created by Kirsteen Bishop of Hey Diddle Doodle  www.heydiddledoodle.co.uk