Timeline

  • May'22: Breakfast Dip & launch of the Beacon Way
  • Nov'21: 2021 AGM held on Zoom
  • Mar'21: Trial pits dug on pier after consultation with the Estate, SEPA, Marine Scotland, David Narro Associates & Fife Council .
  • Nov’20: Quote for test digs received from APL Construction
  • Sept’20: 2020 AGM held on Zoom
  • Aug’20: Maccaferri gabions identified for possible repairs
  • June’20: Meet with S.Wood, David Narro Associates at pier to review scope of repairs
  • May’20: Historic Environment Scotland bid submitted; Lego software model of pier repairs created; David Narro Associates contacted about structural engineering support
  • Jan'20: Limekilns Dip cancelled due to unsuitable tides.
  • Nov'19: New video of pier completed.
  • Sep'19: Model of pier built to demonstrate how use of gabion cages could offer protection and support future restoration.
  • Aug'19: New security fence erected on pier.
  • Jun'19: Meeting with Lord Bruce, the Architect & Surveyor for the Estate to discuss emergency repairs.
  • May'19: LHT AGM - 29th May
  • Apr'18: LHT first AGM - 4th April.
  • Feb'18: Pier is surveyed by David Narro Associates.
  • Jan'18: Application for National lottery 'Awards for All' successful!
  • Jan'18: Limekilns Dip fundraising event.
  • Nov'17: First grant application was submitted to the National Lottery 'Awards for All' for seed funding.
  • Oct'17: Virgin Money Giving account set up .
  • Sept'17: Draft lease agreement submitted by Estate.
  • Aug'17: Membership of LHT available.
  • May'17: Registration of charity with HMRC.
  • Jan '17: Charity status received for  'Limekilns Heritage Trust'. 7 Trustees appointed.
  • Jan'17: Limekilns Dip fundraising event.
  • Nov'16: The Earl of Elgin agrees to 30 year lease
  • Jul'16: Limekilns Heritage Trust constitution completed.
  • Jun'16: Fifteen strong committee formed.
  • Feb'16:  Presentation in church hall
  • Oct'15:  Campaign starts to see if villagers keen to save the pier.