In pictures: Family fun at James Watt event on Kinneil Estate

To mark the 200th anniversary of the death of James Watt, Kinneil Estate near Bo’ness held a ‘Watt a Day!’ event on Sunday.

By Gordon Holmes
Tuesday, 27th August 2019, 2:23 pm
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.

Visitors could join a guided tour of Kinneil House, meet Watt in his workshop, explore the scavenger trail and take part in family-friendly games and activities. And the lovely sunny weather made it a great day out for all the family.

Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Falkirk Community Trust Craig Whyte, Harriet Ward, Rebbeca Johnstone (sitting), Peter Barrowman, Rebecca Shaw, Helen Rachard. Picture by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Brothers Ruaridh Burr, age 9, and Harris Burr, age 7. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Actors from History Matters Ltd. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Actors from History Matters Ltd. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Actors from History Matters Ltd. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Actors from History Matters Ltd. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Actors from History Matters Ltd with Sam Nicol (7), Jacob Nicol (11), Sophie Isbister (11) and Adam Isbister (8). Picture by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. On a tour of the estate. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. On a tour of the estate. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. The Robinson family with emptying mines set up. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.
Watt A Day! event at Kinneil Estate on Sunday, August 25. The Robinson family with emptying mines set up. Pictures by Jamie Forbes.