June 27, 2022

Just one OF Scotland’s greatest and most historical clans is getting ready to reunite for the inauguration of the initial Buchanan Clan Main for more than 340 yrs.

Clan Buchanan is contacting on clansfolk, affiliated households and supporters to gather for the historic occasion at its present day clan seat, the Cambusmore Estate in Perthshire, in October.

The inauguration ceremony final took place in the 17th century and follows the appointment of John Michael Baillie-Hamilton Buchanan as Chief of Clan Buchanan.

The Chief of Clan Buchanan explained: “The clan has a thriving world local community of a lot more than five million persons so we’re contacting for Buchanans, affiliated people and supporters around the globe to unite for this unbelievable instant in Buchanan background.

Clan Buchanan
The inauguration follows the appointment of John Michael Baillie-Hamilton Buchanan

“For centuries our historic clan was left devoid of a Main or Clan Parliament but this calendar year we’re last but not least collecting in Scotland.

“This is a possibility to restore Scottish traditions that have been confined to the record books for hundreds of several years, bringing them again with a extensively modern-day twist.”

The approaching ceremony will function millennia-outdated clan inauguration rituals and a stone ‘throne’ carved by specialist Scottish craftsmen.

New ‘clan jewels’ have also been meticulously reconstructed following decades of historic analysis.

The inauguration will be the centrepiece of a weekend of celebrations in the picturesque location of Cambusmore Manor in Callander.

The ceremony will also element Scottish ceremonial traditions that have influenced scenes in Outlander and Recreation of Thrones, including a Clan Court and clansfolk kicking up their heels at a common Scottish ceilidh.  

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David J. Byrne, President of Clan Buchanan Society Worldwide stated: “We’re eagerly seeking ahead to the inauguration of our new chief, which will show to renew delight in the history of Clan Buchanan.

“What has been most encouraging to clansfolk scattered across the globe is the Chief’s fashionable approach, whilst nonetheless embracing heritage and traditions.

“We’ve used this as an option to renew delight in the heritage of Clan Buchanan along with a new sense of function as we seem to the foreseeable future.”

The Clan Chief inauguration will take put on Saturday 8 October as aspect of a weekend celebration commencing on Friday 7 to Monday 10 Oct 2022. Tickets and further more details are available at theclanbuchanan.com/inauguration.