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siege of blair castle

The Siege of Blair Castle

On the 17th March 1746, a Jacobite force under the command of Lord George Murray began the siege of Blair Castle in...
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...
battle of glen trool

Battle of Glen Trool

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

Clan Maclean and the Spanish Galleon of Tobermory

Following their defeat at the hands of the English navy in the summer of 1588, the surviving ships of the Spanish Armada...
Massacre of Glencoe

The Glencoe Massacre of 1692

In the early hours of the 13th February 1692, 120 Scots Army soldiers of the Earl of Argyll’s Regiment of Foot from...