The John Buchan Story

Peebles, Scotland

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The John Buchan Society – July 2017 Newsletter

The latest John Buchan Society’s Newsletter is launched!

JBS-Newsletter-14.7.17

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Multimedia in the Museum – 14th April 2017

We are pleased to announce that our multimedia is now operational thanks Russell Eggleton of Peebles-based Abound Design & Interpretation Ltd. The presentation features various aspects of John Buchan’s life and work. So visitors to the museum will be able to experience Buchan’s scenes from the films, his work as a statesman as Governor-General of Canada,  the background to “Greenmantle” – just to mention a few of the exciting features.

“Huntingtower” – the Missing Film!

This 1927 film has long been lost. However, thanks to the National Library of Scotland we are able watch “SIR HARRY LAUDER VISITS THE REGENT PICTURE HOUSE, GLASGOW, TO VIEW HUNTINGTOWER” –- simply click HERE

              Harry Lauder as Dickson McCunn with the Gorbals Die-Hards in Huntingtower, 1927. During the filming, John Buchan visited the sets in Elstree and exchanged fishing stories with Harry Lauder.
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