” . . an irregular triangle of streets which still follow the original 12th Century plan of the Royal Burgh.
The centre of this triangle remained open until it was built on in the 16th Century”

East Lothian Official Guide 1971

Welcome to the pages of Haddington’s History Society. We are a registered Scottish Charity (Number SCO72693).

Our main purposes and activities, as recorded in our constitution, are to:

  • Foster interest in the history and archaeology of Haddington and its environs through annual programmes of meetings visits and outings.
  • Collect, and hold on behalf of the local community, significant items of local historical interest.
  • Foster research into local history and to publish findings from time to time.

Who are we ?

Haddington’s History Society
Trustees (Committee) 2016-17

Honorary President
JACK TULLY JACKSON
Convenor
DAVID HAIRE
45 Artillery Park, Haddington, EH41 3PZ
Telephone: 01620 822938
Minutes Secretary:
PETER RAMAGE
Press Secretary:
DAVID ELDER
20 Kennedy Court, Haddington, EH41 4AZ
Telephone: 01620 825697
Treasurer
MALCOLM MORRIS
38 Somnerfield Crescent, Haddington
Telephone: 01620 829264
Additional Committee Members
Eric Glendinning
Past Convenor
Vivian Hastie
Bill Rarity
Past Convenor
Joy Clark