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Hammermen Burns Supper 2018

The Incorporation of the Hammermen held their Annual Burns Supper on the 24th August. It commemorates the Bards visit to Stirling and notably the Golden Lion (then the Wingate) in August 1787. The evening was a night Burns would have … Continue reading

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Hammermen enjoy an August Burns Supper

Once again the Hammermen, members of the seven incorporated trades and guests enjoyed their Annual August Burns Supper in the Golden Lion. Why August? Because Burns had a meal in the Wingate Hotel (now the Golden Lion) on 26th August 1787. … Continue reading

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Hammermen celebrate Robert Burns visit to Stirling

To continue the revival of local Stirling traditions, the Incorporation of Hammermen celebrated their 2nd Annual Burns supper in The Golden Lion Hotel to commemorate the Bard’s visit to the very same hotel on 26th August 1787. Deacon Stuart Campbell … Continue reading

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