Clan Arthur Ancestral Lands Trust

Image of Loch Awe in Argyll, Scotland showing Inistrynich
Loch Awe – Argyll – Scotland

The Clan Arthur Ancestral Lands Trust (or Clan Arthur ALT) is the Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) registered in Scotland on 18th August 2021. Charity No: SC051023. The charitable purposes are: The advancement of education, the arts, heritage and culture.

Mission Statement

The three primary objectives of the Clan Arthur Ancestral Lands Trust are :

  • To identify and mark Clan Arthur’s ancestral lands / property.
  • To gain formal access to Clan Arthur’s ancestral ruined townships for the purposes of:
    • Preservation
    • Archaeology
    • and Pilgrimage.
  • To create a sustainable legacy.

The ultimate objective of the Clan Arthur Ancestral Lands Trust is to create and maintain a Clan Arthur facility / heritage centre somewhere on Clan Arthur’s ancestral lands.

Chairperson : Hugh DP McArthur

Treasurer :  John MacArthur of that Ilk

Secretary :  Christine McArthur

Trustees :   JC Carter (Webmaster)

Mike McArthur (USA)

Robert MacArthur (Canada)

Carol Budlong (Australia)

Debbie McArthur (USA / Canada)

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The Clan Arthur Ancestral Lands Trust (CAALT) and the MacArthur Societies are separate entities. CAALT is a membership-based organisation and our members are crucial to our success. Members are encouraged to become involved by raising suggestions and questions to the Trustees, they also form the pool from where future Trustees shall be voted in at the AGM. Current membership of a recognised MacArthur Society as listed on this web site is a pre-requisite for joining.


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Kiltwalk Glasgow - 24 April 2022

Sponsor Team Clan Arthur and Sir Tom Hunter shall top all funds by a huge 50%*

 *The fund raising top up limit is £5000 per walker or donor so choose your walker carefully!

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(Land & Legal Start-up Costs)


As at 13 January 2023



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Newsletter Archive

Stay up-to-date on all CAALT activities and progress. Learn more about Clan Arthur's lands from our Newsletters!

Newsletters are emailed quarterly to members.

CAALT Newsletter No1 - March 2022

CAALT Newsletter No2 - June 2022

CAALT Newsletter No3 - October 2022

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