Scottish Memorial Dedication
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Ceremony conducted Dec. 6, 2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota
Scottish Memorial Dedication

Scottish Memorial Dedication

Mayor Shannon Snyder along with members of the Caledonian Club of West Florida & Sarasota Sisters Cities dedicate a memorial to the landing of 65 Scots in 1885 that was the beginning of the city of Sarasota.  The Dec 6, 2013 ceremony was at the the waters edge point of landing at the corner of Main St. & Gulfstream Ave.  The monument was gifted by the City of Glasgow, origin of the Scot migration to Sarasota

Dedication of the Scottish Memorial

Fomer SCAS President Bill Wallace, current SCAS President Beth Ruyle Hullinger at ceremony conducted Dec. 6, 2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Fomer SCAS President Bill Wallace, current SCAS President Beth Ruyle Hullinger at ceremony conducted Dec. 6, 2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Ceremony conducted Dec. 6, 2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

City of Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder conducted Dec. 6, 2013 dedication ceremony with members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

City of Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder conducted Dec. 2013 dedication ceremony with members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Former SCAS & Caledonian Club of Florida West President Bill Wallace provided the historic overview for the ceremony conducted Dec. 6, 2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Former SCAS & Caledonian Club of Florida West President Bill Wallace provided the historic overview for the ceremony conducted Dec. 6, 2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Charley Murray, log time Caledonia Club piper, provided appropriate music to open and close the ceremony conducted Dec. 6, 2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Charley Murray, log time Caledonia Club piper, provided appropriate music to open and close the ceremony conducted Dec. 6, 2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Ceremony conducted Dec. 6, 2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

2013 by Sarasota Mayor Shannon Snyder and members of the Caledonia Club of West Florida & Sister Cities Assn of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Sarasota Deputy City Manager Marlon Brown (left) with former SCAS President Bill Wallace (right) at the dedication ceremony Dec 6 for the locating the Corinthian Column to the point of landing of the 85 Scots in 1885 that led to the creation of the City of Sarasota

Sarasota Deputy City Manager Marlon Brown (left) with former SCAS President Bill Wallace (right) at the dedication ceremony Dec 6 for the locating the Corinthian Column to the point of landing of the 85 Scots in 1885 that led to the creation of the City of Sarasota

Caledonian Club member Eileen Rowett Brons by the Corinthian Column at the corner of Main St. & Gulfstream Ave commerating the founding of the City of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Caledonian Club member Eileen Rowett Brons by the Corinthian Column at the corner of Main St. & Gulfstream Ave commerating the founding of the City of Sarasota at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Plaque describing the Corinthian Column gifted to the City of Sarasota at the corner of Main St. & Gulfstream Ave at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Plaque describing the Corinthian Column gifted to the City of Sarasota at the corner of Main St. & Gulfstream Ave at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Historic marker at the corner of Main St. & Gulfstream Ave at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Historic marker at the corner of Main St. & Gulfstream Ave at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Historic marker at the corner of Main St. & Gulfstream Ave at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Historic marker at the corner of Main St. & Gulfstream Ave at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Caledonian Club of West Florida members John & Pauline Mitchell at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

Caledonian Club of West Florida members John & Pauline Mitchell at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

SCAS City Director for Dunfermline, Scotland Pauline Mitchell; SCAS President Beth Ruyle Hullinger & Sarasota City Auditor and Clerk Pam Nadalini at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

SCAS City Director for Dunfermline, Scotland Pauline Mitchell; SCAS President Beth Ruyle Hullinger & Sarasota City Auditor and Clerk Pam Nadalini at the point of landing in 1885 of the Scot founders of the City of Sarasota

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