Activities, Meetings and Upcoming Events

Ongoing Activities

Quarterly Canton meetings are currently scheduled to be held on the second Sunday of the month in January, April, July, and October. The January/13 meeting will be held at the Dragon Bowl Restaurant in New Glasgow - details and directions to follow. For further information, please contact the Seneschal (Syr Yesungge Altan - m.k.a. Mike Burnett) by email at

Weekly archery practice will be held on Saturday afternoons from 1 - 4:30pm at MacLean Keep (home of Alfred MacLean) for the remainder of the field season, barring inclement weather and the availability of marshals. If practices are cancelled, we will advise accordingly on the Ruantallan and Distant Shore mailing lists.

Directions: Travel north from Trenton on the Pictou Landing Road (Route 348) and turn right on the Chance Harbour Road at Hillside. Travel approximately 2.7 kilometers - the site is on the right 0.3 kilometers beyond where the pavement turns to gravel. Look for the chalet style house on the hill (564 Chance Harbour Road).

Please contact one of the local archery marshals, (Eadwynn æt Hræfneshyrste - Edna McCulloch or Wynfrið æt Huntandune - Paul McCulloch) at 752-2158, or by email ( for further information.

Upcoming Events in Distant Shore

Baronial Investiture Anniversary
November 2, 2013

Oyez! Oyez! Oyez!

Come one come all to celebrate the Barony of Ruantallan 25th Investiture Anniversary!

Not only will you be rejoicing in the Barony of Ruantallan, you will also be honouring and celebrating our most Excellent Baron Donal O’Neill and Baroness Allessandra di Milano for whom this will be their last BIA before stepping down as Baron and Baroness of our most esteemed Barony!

Location: St. Andrew's United Church 55 King Street, Truro, Nova Scotia

For further information, click on the following link to the Barony of Ruantallan website

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