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Scottish clansmen at the Battle of Culloden, Jacobite Uprising

Today in Ladybird history 16 April 1746 The Battle of Culloden ends the Jacobite Rising of 1745

Clans

Heraldry-Scottish-Clans- I'm Clan Gunn and I'm pretty sure that Viking ship, while appropriate for my clan, is not the actual crest.

the Battle of Bannockburn took place on Sunday, june 23 1314..   It was a significant Scottish victory in the Wars of Scottish Independence. It was the decisive battle in the First War of Scottish Independence.   Robert the Bruce had rebelled against the English and was attempting to forge an independant Scotland.

The Battle of Bannockburn took place on Sunday, June It was a significant Scottish victory in the Wars of Scottish Independence. Robert the Bruce had rebelled against the English and was attempting to forge an independant Scotland.

Monument marking the site of the Battle of Glen Fruin - fought on Feb 9,1603 between Clan Gregor & Clan Colquhoun. Two MacGregor clansmen were forced to spend a night on Colquhoun lands & after being refused shelter, the two MacGregors found an abandoned outhouse & slaughtered a sheep to eat. They were discovered & sentenced to death. The chief of Clan Gregor, Alasdair MacGregor of Glenstrae, led 300 to 400 men the Colquhoun lands to avenge the slain Clansmen.

Gregor battle marker at the Battle of Glen Fruin, 7 February 1605 between the Clan Gregor and the Clan Colquhoun. Glen Fruin is located in the Loch Lommond area in Dumbartonshire, Scotland.

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