Wednesday, April 24, 2019

On this day in Scottish History

Notable – and not so notable – events that happened on this day in Scottish History

Battle of Bannockburn

Battle of Bannockburn: Day One

On the 23rd June 1314: The first day of the Battle of Bannockburn near Stirling. An advance manoeuvre by the Earl of Gloucester, the...
battle of glenshiel

Battle of Glen Shiel

On 10 June 1719, Jacobite and Spanish forces are defeated by Government troops (mostly Scots), commanded by Major General Wightman, at the...