Here are some hyperlinks to other local organisations that are useful for historical research :

CATCA : (Communities Along the Carron Association) – a group of local volunteers committed to the regeneration of the River Carron, its communities and adjacent land.

Central Scotland Family History Society : Promoting the study of Family History in Central Scotland

A charitable Trust is now established to deliver a project with the aim of establishing a Visitor Centre to commemorate the Jacobite risings from 1689 until 1746 with specific reference to The Battle of Falkirk Muir.

Denny & Dunipace Heritage Society:  Promoting and preserving the history and environment of the Denny and Dunipace area.

Doors Open : Free access during a weekend in September to interesting buildings across Scotland (part of the Scottish Civic Trust)

Falkirk Community Trust : Falkirk Heritage and Heritage venues

Falkirk & District U3A : Branch of organisation for self-help learning for retired and semi-retired people

Falkirk’s Hidden Heritage : Our Stories Falkirk is a community initiative heritage project supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund & National Lottery

Hippodrome, Bo’ness : Scotland’s oldest  purpose-built picture house dating from 1912, now tastefully restored. Has been awarded 4 star status by Visit Scotland. Full Programme Listings.

Historic Environment Scotland : An executive agency of the Scottish Government responsible for the preservation of Scottish heritage.

Inner Forth Landscape Initiative : a Heritage Lottery funded landscape partnership scheme which focuses on the upper Firth of Forth

Kinneil Estate, Bo’ness: Historic parkland in Falkirk district – part of the Frontiers of the Roman Empire World Heritage Site

David Leask’s Maddiston Pages : Maddiston & Rumford Local History and Muiravonside Parish, the way it was.

National Library of Scotland Maps : Access maps as zoomable, high-resolution images

National Records of Scotland : Preserving the past, recording the present, informing the future

National Trust for Scotland : Buildings, gardens and wild places to visit.

Scotland’s People : the official Scottish Government site for family history data.

Scotland’s Places : gazetteer of Scotland’s inhabited places both past and present.

The Scottish Genealogy Society :  The Society, based in Edinburgh and founded in 1953, helps with research into Scottish family and local history.