Category Past Events: 2013

17th August 2013: Billy Kay spoke at Edinburgh

In Edinburgh in August 2013 we were privileged to hear Billy Kay speak on “Boswell Knee Deep in Claret”, which sounds worse than it was. Among those present were six Boswell family members from Balmuto Castle in Fife. Advertisements

November 6th, 2013: Derek Walker spoke at Auchinleck

On November 6th at Auchinleck House, Derek Walker gave his fascinating Presidential Address on “Ecumenical Boswell,” which was well received.

October 19th, 2013: Rita Boswell spoke at Bath

On 19th October at bath we were treated to Rita Boswell’s research into her branch of the family, whose ancestor Charles went to Jamaica and met James the Biographer on his return, when “each could see a likeness in the other.”