Wednesday, January 16, 2019


multiple monarchy

Effects of Multiple Monarchy on Scotland in the 17th Century

The ascension to the English throne of James VI, King of Scots in 1603 was a monumental event in the history of...
Bruce's Stone

Battle of Glen Trool

Massacre of Glencoe

Massacre of Glencoe

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Bochastle Roman Fort

The Roman fort at Bochastle, just outside Callander, is situated on the south bank of Garbh Uisge (River Leny) and was established...
Lochranza Castle

Lochranza Castle

On this day in Scottish History


battle of glenshiel

The Battle of Glenshiel: The Jacobite Rising in 1719

Book Description: Its tercentenary is approaching, but the battle of Glenshiel is not well known. Glenshiel: The Jacobite...
Scotland: Defending the Nation

Scotland: Defending the Nation

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Big Roman Week

The Big Roman Week

Family Fun at Big Roman Week Festival this September The Big Roman Week will deliver heritage events right across the Falkirk Council area – at...

Robert the Bruce's Victory in Glen Trool

In April 1307, Robert the Bruce won a small but important victory at the Battle of Glen Trool on the shores of Loch Trool

The Glencoe Massacre of 1692

In the early hours of the 13th February 1692, 120 Scots Army soldiers carry out the Massacre of Glencoe

Fight for a Throne: The Jacobite ’45 Reconsidered

Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobite Rising of 1745