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Sieges of Stirling Castle (382 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

There have been at least eight sieges of Stirling Castle, a strategically important fortification in Stirling, Scotland. Stirling is located at the crossing
Window tax (908 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The window tax was a property tax based on the number of windows in a house. It was a significant social, cultural, and architectural force in England
Battle of Stirling Bridge (2,183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
State in England, 1272–1277, 1980. Spiers, Edward N. et al. Military History of Scotland (2012) 912pp. Traquair, P., Freedom's Sword Historic Scotland site
Justiciar (1,049 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In Medieval England and Scotland the Chief Justiciar (later known simply as the Justiciar) was roughly equivalent to a modern Prime Minister as the monarch's
Statutes of Iona (343 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Statutes of Iona, passed in Scotland in 1609, required that Highland Scottish clan chiefs send their heirs to Lowland Scotland to be educated in English-speaking
Battle of Poitiers (3,280 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Poitiers was a major English victory in the Hundred Years' War. It was fought on 19 September 1356 in Nouaillé, near the city of Poitiers
Statistical Accounts of Scotland (1,447 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Statistical Accounts of Scotland are a series of documentary publications, related in subject matter though published at different times, covering
Claymore (1,350 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A claymore (/ˈkleɪmɔːr/; from Scottish Gaelic: claidheamh-mòr, "great sword") is either the Scottish variant of the late medieval two-handed sword or the
Declaration of Arbroath (1,812 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Knox; National Museums of Scotland (2001). The new Penguin history of Scotland: from the earliest times to the present day. Allen Lane.[page needed]
Capture of Roxburgh (1460) (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
History of Scotland: With Notes, and a Continuation to the Present Time : in Six Volumes, Volume 2 pg 103-4" Linsay, Robert of Pitscottie The History
Schiltron (1,079 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A schiltron (also spelled sheltron, sceld-trome, schiltrom, or shiltron) is a compact body of troops forming a battle array, shield wall or phalanx. The
Battle of Otterburn (880 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Otterburn took place according to Scottish sources on 5 August 1388, or 19 August according to English sources, as part of the continuing
Battle of Sark (859 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
variously: from as few as 26 (Auchinleck chronicle) to as many as 600 The History of Scotland; from 1436 to 1565 (Pitscottie, Buchanan, Hume). The number of English
Action at Lanark (360 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Action at Lanark was an attack at Lanark, Scotland during the First War of Scottish Independence in May 1297. The Scottish William Wallace led an uprising
Battle of Falkirk (1,946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Coordinates: 55°59′15″N 3°45′41″W / 55.98755°N 3.761476°W / 55.98755; -3.761476 The Battle of Falkirk (Blàr na h-Eaglaise Brice in Gaelic), which took
Capture of Berwick (1296) (518 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Capture of Berwick was the first significant battle of the First War of Scottish Independence in 1296. Upon the death of Margaret, Maid of Norway,
Battle of Flodden (8,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
000 and the English army at 40,000. George Buchanan wrote in his History of Scotland (published in 1582) that, according to the lists that were compiled
Raid of the Redeswire (921 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its importance has been exaggerated. Burton, John Hill (1901). The History of Scotland from Agricola's Invasion to the Extinction of the Last Jacobite Insurrection
Treaty of Berwick (1357) (266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Encyclopedia of Tax Rebels, Revolts, and Riots from Antiquity to the Present (New York: Routledge, 2004). Mitchison, Rosalind. A History of Scotland
Glorious Revolution in Scotland (3,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mackie et al., History of Scotland, pp. 252–3. Lynch 1992, p. 305. Lenman 1995, p. 35. Lenman 1995, p. 44. Mackie et al., History of Scotland, pp. 282–4.
Royal burgh (1,753 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A royal burgh was a type of Scottish burgh which had been founded by, or subsequently granted, a royal charter. Although abolished in law in 1975, the
Alex Woolf (382 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University of St Andrews. He is author of volume two in the New Edinburgh History of Scotland, covering the period between 789 and 1070. For this he won the 2008
English invasion of Scotland (1400) (1,923 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The English invasion of Scotland of August 1400 was the first military campaign undertaken by Henry IV of England after deposing the previous king, his
Great Tapestry of Scotland (925 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tapestry) made up of 160 hand stitched panels, depicting aspects of the history of Scotland from 8500 BC until its launch in 2013. The tapestry was designed
Battle of Dunbar (1296) (944 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Battle of Dunbar was the only significant field action in the campaign of 1296. King Edward I of England had invaded Scotland in 1296 to punish King
History of the Scots language (1,841 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The history of the Scots language refers to how Anglic varieties spoken in parts of Scotland developed into modern Scots. Speakers of Northumbrian Old
Whiggamore Raid (903 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Whiggamore Raid (or "March of the Whiggamores") was a march on Edinburgh by supporters of the Kirk faction of the Covenanters to take power from the
National Party of Scotland (724 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The National Party of Scotland (NPS) was a centre-left political party in Scotland which was one of the predecessors of the current Scottish National Party
Scottish Party (518 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Scottish (Self-Government) Party was a Scottish nationalist political party formed in 1932 by a group of members of the Unionist Party who favoured
MacCormick v Lord Advocate (738 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
MacCormick v Lord Advocate 1953 SC 396 was a UK administrative law case and Scottish legal action on whether Queen Elizabeth II was entitled to use the
David II of Scotland (1,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Edinburgh, 1871–1872) J. H. Burton, History of Scotland, vol. ii. (Edinburgh, 1905) A. Lang, History of Scotland, vol. i. (Edinburgh, 1900). Dunbar, Sir
Battle of Neville's Cross (3,244 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Neville's Cross took place during the Second War of Scottish Independence on 17 October 1346, half a mile (800 m) to the west of Durham,
The Killing Time (1,868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
BCW Project. Abjuration Oath, The Reformation. Mackie, J. D, A History of Scotland, p. 234, at least 270. McCrie, Charles Greig (1893). The Free Church
Chief of the Name (2,160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chief of the Name, or in older English usage Captain of his Nation, is the recognised head of a family or clan (fine in Irish and Scottish Gaelic)
Battle of Lochmaben Fair (460 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Lochmaben Fair was an engagement in Lochmaben, Scotland, on 22 July 1484 between Scottish loyalists to James III of Scotland and the rebels
Amanita nivalis (423 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Amanita nivalis, the snow ringless amanita or mountain grisette, is a species of basidomycote fungus in the genus Amanita. It was first described by the
1971 Scottish soldiers' killings (1,814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1971 Scottish soldiers' killings took place in Northern Ireland during The Troubles. It happened on 10 March 1971, when the Provisional Irish Republican
Battle of Piperdean (476 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Piperdean (1435) was an engagement in the Scottish Borders, fought between the Kingdom of Scotland and the Kingdom of England. An English
Bannatyne Club (714 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bannatyne Club, named in honour of George Bannatyne and his famous anthology of Scots literature the Bannatyne Manuscript, was a text publication society
McCrae's Battalion (1,047 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
McCrae's Battalion was the affectionate name given by the people of Edinburgh to the 16th (Service) Battalion of the Royal Scots in World War I, raised
Wallace Sword (871 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Wallace Sword is an antique two-handed sword purported to have belonged to William Wallace (1270–1305), a Scottish knight who led a resistance to the
Scottish Westminster constituencies 1708 to 1832 (286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
As a result of the union of Scotland with England and Wales and the creation of the Parliament of Great Britain in 1707, Scotland had 48 constituencies
Clyde-built Ship Database (69 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Clyde-built ship database is a free-to-use record of over 26,000 ships built on the River Clyde in Scotland. The extent of information varies from
Scots National League (461 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Scots National League (SNL) was a political organisation which campaigned for Scottish independence in the 1920s. It amalgamated with other Scottish
First War of Scottish Independence (4,806 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The First War of Scottish Independence was the initial chapter of engagements in a series of warring periods between English and Scottish forces lasting
North Berwick witch trials (1,452 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The North Berwick witch trials were the trials in 1590 of a number of people from East Lothian, Scotland, accused of witchcraft in the St Andrew's Auld
1994 Strathclyde water referendum (220 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1994, the ruling Conservative Government of the United Kingdom brought forward plans to overhaul a number of aspects of local government in Scotland
Battle of Solway Moss (1,708 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Coordinates: 55°00′40″N 3°01′34″W / 55.011°N 3.026°W / 55.011; -3.026 The Battle of Solway Moss took place on Solway Moss near the River Esk on the
Keeper of the Privy Seal of Scotland (556 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The office of Keeper of the Privy Seal of Scotland, one of the Great Officers of State, first appears in the reign of David II. After the Act of Union
MacCrimmon (piping family) (2,324 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The MacCrimmons (Gaelic: MacCruimein) were a Scottish family, pipers to the chiefs of Clan MacLeod for an unknown number of generations. The MacCrimmon
Kildonan Gold Rush (59 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kildonan Gold Rush was a gold rush in the Strath of Kildonan, Sutherland, in the Highlands of Scotland in 1869. Gold was first discovered in the area
Witch trials in early modern Scotland (3,887 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Witch trials in early modern Scotland were the judicial proceedings in Scotland between the early sixteenth century and the mid-eighteenth century concerned
Richard Oram (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2004), and the High Medieval volume, volume 3, in the New Edinburgh History of Scotland series, entitled Domination and Lordship: Scotland, 1070-1230 (2011)
Scuttling of the German fleet at Scapa Flow (3,647 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The scuttling of the German fleet took place at the Royal Navy's base at Scapa Flow, in the Orkney Islands of Scotland, during the First World War. The
Battle of Cravant (828 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Cravant was fought on 31 July 1423, during the Hundred Years' War between English and French forces at the village of Cravant in Burgundy
Dress Act 1746 (518 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dress Act 1746 was part of the Act of Proscription which came into force on 1 August 1746 and made wearing "the Highland Dress" — including the kilt
Battle of Baugé (2,007 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Baugé, fought between the English and a Franco-Scots army on 22 March 1421 at Baugé, France, east of Angers, was a major defeat for the English
Mons Meg (1,759 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mons Meg is a medieval bombard in the collection of the Royal Armouries, but on loan to Historic Scotland and located at Edinburgh Castle in Scotland.
Burnt Candlemas (79 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chivalry. Collins, London, 1963. Nicholson, Ranald. Scotland: The Later Middle Ages. The Edinburgh History of Scotland. Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 1978.
Battle of Champions (962 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Champions was a trial by combat fought in 1478 or 1464 between two Scottish clans, Clan Gunn and Clan Keith. It took place at the chapel
Disarming Act (268 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Disarming Act was an 18th century Act of Parliament of Great Britain that was enacted to curtail Jacobitism among the Scottish clans in the Scottish
Government in early modern Scotland (4,987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lenman and Parker, A History of Scotland, pp. 231–4. Mitchison, A History of Scotland, p. 253. Mitchison, A History of Scotland, p. 128. Mackie, Lenman
Traditional dyes of the Scottish Highlands (823 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Traditional dyes of the Scottish Highlands are the native vegetable dyes used in Scottish Gaeldom. The following are the principal dyestuffs with the colours
Lord high commissioner (345 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lord High Commissioner is the style of High Commissioners, i.e. direct representatives of the monarch, in three cases in the Kingdom of Scotland and the
Alien Act 1705 (436 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Alien Act was a law passed by the Parliament of England in February 1705, as a response to the Parliament of Scotland's Act of Security of 1704, which
Scotland, South Dakota (822 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotland is a city in Bon Homme County, South Dakota, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 841. The current mayor of Scotland
Dauvit Broun (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
text known as de Situ Albanie. He is editor of the New Edinburgh History of Scotland series, the pre-1603 editor of the Scottish Historical Review, convener
Scotland, South Dakota (822 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotland is a city in Bon Homme County, South Dakota, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 841. The current mayor of Scotland
Andrew Lang (3,414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a monograph on Prince Charles Edward (1900). In 1900 he began a History of Scotland from the Roman Occupation (1900). The Valet's Tragedy (1903), which
Cotter (farmer) (1,364 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Cotter, cottier, cottar, Kosatter or Kötter is the German or Scots term for a peasant farmer (formerly in the Scottish Highlands for example). Cotters
4 ft 6 in gauge railway (1,220 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 4 ft 6 in (1,372 mm) track gauge, also called the Scotch gauge, was adopted by early 19th century railways mainly in the Lanarkshire area of Scotland
Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary (234 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary (1758) is a two-volume compilation of essays by David Hume. Part I includes the essays from Essays, Moral and Political
Court of Exchequer (Scotland) (863 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Court of Exchequer was formerly a distinct part of the court system of Scotland, with responsibility for administration of government revenue and jurisdiction
Dundee Stock Exchange (117 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dundee Stock Exchange was established in 1879. In 1964, it merged into the Scottish Stock Exchange along with the Glasgow Stock Exchange, Edinburgh
Tales of a Grandfather (287 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tales of a Grandfather is a history of Scotland by Sir Walter Scott in three volumes, published between 1828 and 1830 by A & C Black. In the 19th century
Patrick Fraser Tytler (1,479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
PMID 11615679. Tytler, Patrick Fraser. History of Scotland (2nd ed.). London: W. Tait; 1841–1843 "Review of History of Scotland by P. F. Tytler, Vol. VII". The
Scottish religion in the seventeenth century (5,995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mitchison, A History of Scotland, p. 253. Mackie, Lenman and Parker, A History of Scotland, pp. 235–6. Mackie, Lenman and Parker, A History of Scotland, pp. 237–8
Feu (land tenure) (1,107 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Feu was previously the most common form of land tenure in Scotland, as conveyancing in Scots law was dominated by feudalism until the Scottish Parliament
Witchcraft in Orkney (3,357 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Witchcraft in Orkney possibly has its roots in the settlement of Norsemen on the archipelago from the eighth century onwards. Until the early modern period
English invasion of Scotland (1482) (4,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(1854), p.481 Leslie, John, The History of Scotland (Bannatyne Club, 1830), pp. 49–50: Buchanan, George, History of Scotland, book 12, chap.49, various editions
Turra Coo (1,011 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Turra Coo (Doric for "the Turriff Cow") was a white Ayrshire-Shorthorn cross dairy cow which lived near the Aberdeenshire town of Turriff in north-east
Home Children (2,693 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Home Children was the child migration scheme founded by Annie MacPherson in 1869, under which more than 100,000 children were sent from the United Kingdom
Tartan Noir (747 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tartan Noir is a form of crime fiction particular to Scotland and Scottish writers. It has its roots in Scottish literature but borrows elements from elsewhere
Archie Duncan (historian) (133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Scottish History and Literature, but continued to publish on the history of Scotland in the Middle Ages. Scotland: The Making of the Kingdom. Edinburgh:
James V of Scotland (5,117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and John Bellenden, the son of his nurse, who translated the Latin History of Scotland compiled in 1527 by Hector Boece into verse and prose. Sir David
Sermon on the Mound (459 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sermon on the Mound is the name given by the Scottish press to an address made by Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher to the General Assembly of the Church
Origins of the Kingdom of Alba (2,271 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The origins of the Kingdom of Alba pertain to the origins of the Kingdom of Alba, or the Gaelic Kingdom of Scotland, either as a mythological event or
City of Glasgow Bank (758 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The City of Glasgow Bank is now largely known for its spectacular collapse in October 1878, ruining all but 254 of its 1,200 shareholders, whose liability
National Conversation (797 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The National Conversation was the name given to the Scottish Government's public consultation exercise regarding possible future changes in the power of
Old Tolbooth, Edinburgh (1,851 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Old Tolbooth was an important municipal building in the city of Edinburgh, Scotland for more than 400 years. The medieval structure, which was located
History of the Scottish Socialist Party (1,886 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In Scotland, the Scottish Socialist Party (SSP) is a left-wing political party. The party was formed in 1998 from an alliance of left-wing organisations
Andrew of Wyntoun (419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
extant manuscript of the work. The subject of the 'Chronicle' is the history of Scotland from the mythical period to the death of Robert Stewart, Duke of
Edinburgh Stock Exchange (575 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Edinburgh Stock Exchange was established in 1844. Not to be confused with the Edinburgh Royal Exchange. Shares were first dealt in the city around
John Lesley (1,182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1578). This History of Scotland in 10 books was presented to Mary Queen of Scots in 1571. The general title of Lesley's History of Scotland is: De origine
Pictish language (3,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"From Caledonia to Pictland: Scotland to 795", The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh University Press, 1 Greene, D. (1966), "The Making of
Tawse (595 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The tawse, sometimes formerly spelled taws (the plural of Scots taw, a thong of a whip) is an implement used for corporal punishment. It was used for educational
Scottish Militia Bill (341 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Scottish Militia Bill (known formerly as the Scotch Militia Bill) was a bill that was passed by the House of Commons and House of Lords of the Parliament
Picts (7,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"From Caledonia to Pictland: Scotland to 795", The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1, ISBN 978-0-7486-1232-1
Kern (soldier) (1,107 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
A Kern was a Gaelic warrior, specifically a light infantryman in Ireland during the Middle Ages. The word kern is an anglicisation of the Middle Irish
Pan Am Flight 103 (13,609 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pan Am Flight 103 was a regularly scheduled Pan Am transatlantic flight from Frankfurt to Detroit via London and New York. On 21 December 1988, N739PA
List of vice-admirals of the western coast (94 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of the vice-admirals of the western coast (of Scotland). Source: 1730–1743 John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll 1744–1761 Archibald Campbell
Battle of the Herrings (1,304 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of the Herrings, also called the Battle of Rouvray, was a military action near the town of Rouvray in France, just north of Orléans, which took
Battle of Verneuil (3,603 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Verneuil was a strategically important battle of the Hundred Years' War, fought on 17 August 1424 near Verneuil in Normandy and a significant
Scottish nationalism (215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Union with Scotland (Fonatana) p. 285-6 P. S. Fry/R. Mitchison, The History of Scotland (1989) p. 209 Media related to Scottish nationalism at Wikimedia
Siege of Orléans (6,270 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Siege of Orléans (12 October 1428 – 8 May 1429) was the watershed of the Hundred Years' War between France and England. It was the French royal army's
History of the kilt (1,912 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The history of the kilt stretches back to at least the end of the 16th century. The kilt first appeared as the belted plaid or great kilt, a full length
Choosing Scotland's Future (72 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Choosing Scotland's Future was a consultation document published on 14 August 2007, by the Scottish Government. As a tagline, it used Parnell's: No man
Buttock mail (364 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Buttock mail was the colloquial term for a Scottish Poor Law tax which was introduced in 1595. Enforced by the ecclesiastical courts who had responsibility
William Wallace (4,007 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
48: Palgrave, Francis, ed., Documents and Records illustrating the history of Scotland, and the transactions between the Crowns of Scotland and England
School of Scottish Studies (450 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The School of Scottish Studies (Scottish Gaelic: Sgoil Eòlais na h-Alba, Scots: Scuil o Scots Studies) was founded in 1951 at the University of Edinburgh
Henry Sinclair (bishop) (1,321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
maintained a neutral religious attitude. He wrote additions to Boece's History of Scotland. Sinclair died at Paris in January 1565. Henry Sinclair was the second
Scottish variable rate (285 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Scottish variable rate (SVR) was a mechanism which would have enabled the Scottish Government to vary (down or up) the basic rate of UK income tax
Old military roads of Scotland (3,057 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A network of military roads, sometimes called General Wade's Military Roads, was constructed in the Scottish Highlands during the middle part of the 18th
List of vice-admirals of Orkney and Shetland (200 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of the vice-admirals of Orkney and Shetland. The Vice-Admiral of Orkney and Shetland was originally a heritable post, in the hands of the
Handfasting (Neopaganism) (641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
a history term for "betrothal" or "wedding". In the Early Modern history of Scotland (16th and 17th centuries), especially in the Hebrides, the term could
Robert Lindsay of Pitscottie (805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of The Historie and Chronicles of Scotland, 1436–1565, the first history of Scotland to be composed in Scots rather than Latin. Of the family of the Lindsays
First International Forestry Exhibition (455 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The First International Forestry Exhibition was a world's fair held in 1884 was the first international gathering focusing on forestry. It was opened by
Parliament of Scotland (4,538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
November 2017. Mitchison, A History of Scotland, p. 253. Mitchison, A History of Scotland, p. 128. Mitchison, A History of Scotland, p. 314. C. Whatley, Bought
A Drunk Man Looks at the Thistle (545 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Drunk Man Looks at the Thistle is a long poem by Hugh MacDiarmid written in Scots and published in 1926. It is composed as a form of monologue with influences
Lunacy (Scotland) Act 1857 (351 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Lunacy (Scotland) Act 1857 formed mental health law in Scotland from 1857 until 1913. Prior to the Lunacy (Scotland) Act, lunacy legislation in Scotland
Treaty of Westminster (1462) (603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Foedera, vol.11 & 12 (1710-1)), in part 1; p. 107-109. Lang, Andrew, A History of Scotland from the Roman Occupation, vol. 1, Blackwood, Edinburgh (1900), pp
Great Scottish witch hunt of 1649–50 (3,518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 038797105X, p. 381. J. D. Mackie, B. Lenman and G. Parker, A History of Scotland (London: Penguin, 1991), ISBN 0140136495, pp. 221–4. S. MacDonald
Battle of Ancrum Moor (1,427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lindsay of Pitscottie, Robert, The History of Scotland, 1436-1565, Edinburgh (1778), p.289: Lesley, John, History of Scotland translated by Father Dalrymple
Heritor (535 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A heritor was a privileged person in a parish in Scots law. In its original acceptation, it signified the proprietor of an heritable subject, but, in the
Kenneth MacAlpin (2,788 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Woolf was selected to write the relevant volume of the new Edinburgh History of Scotland, to replace that written by Duncan in 1975. See Broun, Pictish Kings
Annals of the Parish (540 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Annals of the Parish (full title: Annals of the parish: or, The chronicle of Dalmailing; during the ministry of the Rev. Micah Balwhidder, written by himself)
James IV of Scotland (4,243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
York: WW Norton, 2013. pp. 9–10. Lindsay of Pitscottie, Robert, The History of Scotland, Robert Freebairn, Edinburgh (1778), p. 149. Grant, James Old and
A Satire of the Three Estates (3,246 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
series 3 vol.3 (1846), 283-5 (here modernized) Pinkerton, John, The History Of Scotland From The Accession Of The House Of Stuart To That Of Mary, vol.2
Scottish east coast fishery (3,958 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Scottish east coast fishery has been in existence for more than a thousand years, spanning the Viking age right up to the present day. The fishery
The Speculative Society (666 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Speculative Society is a Scottish Enlightenment society dedicated to public speaking and literary composition, founded in 1764. It was mainly, but
James IV of Scotland (4,243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
York: WW Norton, 2013. pp. 9–10. Lindsay of Pitscottie, Robert, The History of Scotland, Robert Freebairn, Edinburgh (1778), p. 149. Grant, James Old and
Anglic languages (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alex (2007). "From Pictland to Alba, 789–1070". The New Edinburgh History of Scotland. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 978-0-7486-1234-5. Cite
Crofter Hand Woven Harris Tweed Co Ltd v Veitch (428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Crofter Hand Woven Harris Tweed Co Ltd v Veitch [1941] UKHL 2 is a landmark UK labour law case on the right to take part in collective bargaining. However
Geography of Scotland in the Middle Ages (4,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Taylor & Francis, 1985), ISBN 0709923856, p. 174. R. Mitchison, A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0415278805, p. 2. B. Webster
Stair Society (406 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Stair Society is a learned society devoted to the study of Scots law. It was instituted in 1934 "to encourage the study and to advance the knowledge
Battle of Palm Sunday (435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
History of Greater Britain and George Buchanan (1506-1582) in his History of Scotland, Rerum Scoticarum Historia. The (Mackintosh of) Kinrara MS (manuscript
Geography of Scotland in the early modern era (4,349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cartographers were engineers and military surveyors. R. Mitchison, A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0-415-27880-5, p. 2. World
James E. Fraser (historian) (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
warfare, and recently authored the first volume in the New Edinburgh History of Scotland series, titled From Caledonia to Pictland: Scotland to 795 (EUP,
2005 Scottish Socialist Party leadership election (912 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 2005 Scottish Socialist Party leadership election was triggered by the resignation of Tommy Sheridan in November 2004. After a period of collective
Leif Larsen (697 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Leif Andreas Larsen DSO, DSC, CGM, DSM and Bar (9 January 1906 – 12 October 1990), popularly known as "Shetlands Larsen", was a highly decorated Norwegian
Robert Bruce (opera) (718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
libretto by Alphonse Royer and Gustave Vaëz, after Walter Scott's History of Scotland. The music was stitched together by Niedermeyer, with the composer's
Agriculture in Scotland (4,506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0415278805, pp. 291–3. J. D. Mackie, B. Lenman and G. Parker, A History of Scotland (London:
MacQueen of Findhorn (305 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
MacQueen of Pall a' Chrocain was a legendary Highland deer stalker popularly believed to have slain the last wolf in Scotland in 1743. The scene of the
John McGrath (playwright) (578 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John Peter McGrath (1 June 1935 – 22 January 2002) was a British playwright and theatre theorist who took up the cause of Scottish independence in his
Scottish term days (611 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish term and quarter days are the four divisions of the legal year, historically used as the days when contracts and leases would begin and end, servants
Scottish Parliament Building (8,610 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Scottish Parliament Building (Scottish Gaelic: Pàrlamaid na h-Alba, Scots: Scots Pairlament Biggin) is the home of the Scottish Parliament at Holyrood
The Complaynt of Scotland (995 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Complaynt of Scotland is a Scottish book printed in 1549 as propaganda during the war of the Rough Wooing against the Kingdom of England, and is an
Bannatyne v. Overtoun (906 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bannatyne v Overtoun [1904] AC 515 (also called General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland v Lord Overtoun: Macalister v Young 1904 7 F (HL) 1 and
Emergency Hospital Service (Scotland) (412 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Emergency Hospital Service (EHS) of Scotland was an intensive, publicly funded programme of hospital building conducted by the Department of Health
Foot plough (1,072 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The foot plough is a type of plough used like a spade with the foot in order to cultivate the ground. Before the widespread use of metal farm tools from
Battle of Carberry Hill (1,694 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Calendar State Papers Scotland, vol.2 (1900), p.331 Laing, Malcolm, History of Scotland with a Preliminary Dissertation on the Participation of Mary, Queen
Hector Boece (1,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or UK public library membership required.) John Hill Burton; The History of Scotland from Agricola's Invasion to the Revolution of 1688, Vol.1, p.364-365
Trinity House of Leith (767 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Trinity House, 99 Kirkgate, is a category A listed building in Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland, which was a guild hall, customs house, and centre for maritime
Battle of Corrichie (1,492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pike drill. George Buchanan described the events of 1562 in his History of Scotland. The Earl of Huntly had lost the earldoms of Moray and Mar, which
Walter Scott (9,385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
12th-century England, marked a move away from Scott's focus on the local history of Scotland. Based partly on Hume's History of England and the ballad cycle of
Peter Hume Brown (1,492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
French and German culture flourished alongside his dedication to the history of Scotland; the biographies he wrote of George Buchanan and John Knox gave full
January 22 (4,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Wright (1873). The history of Scotland. With a survey of the religious history of Scotland; essays on the national music [&c.]. p
ROF Bishopton (1,538 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Ordnance Factory was a WW2 Ministry of Supply Explosive Factory. It is sited adjacent to the village of Bishopton in Renfrewshire, Scotland.
ZX81 (11,487 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The ZX81 is a home computer produced by Sinclair Research and manufactured in Dundee, Scotland, by Timex Corporation. It was launched in the United Kingdom
Meal Monday (458 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Meal Monday (also known as Oatmeal Monday) was a traditional holiday observed by the ancient universities of Scotland on the second Monday of February
Old Scottish Poor Law (441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edinburgh University Press, 2000), ISBN 0748613447. R. Mitchison, A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0415278805, p. 96. R. Mitchison
I Corps (Polish Armed Forces in the West) (694 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Polish I Corps (Polish: I Korpus Polski; from 1942, Polish I Armored-Mechanized Corps, Polish: I Korpus Pancerno-Motorowy) was a tactical unit of the
Snail (2,193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have occasionally been used as famine food in historical times. A history of Scotland written in the 1800s recounts a description of various snails and
Inventory of Historic Battlefields in Scotland (299 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Inventory of Historic Battlefields is a heritage register listing nationally significant battlefields in Scotland. The inventory was published for
Wapenshaw (250 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A wapenshaw, or wapinshaw, (from the Old English for "weapon show") was originally a gathering and review of troops formerly held in every district in
Nechtan Morbet (385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
From Caledonia to Pictland: Scotland to 795, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, I, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1232-1
Township (Scotland) (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
fertilisers it is often used in colder times as well. In reference to the history of Scotland, a township is often called a toun (the Lowland Scots word for a
Act anent Peace and War 1703 (211 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Act anent Peace and War (Scots anent means about or concerning) was an act of the Parliament of Scotland passed in 1703. The Act concerned foreign
Scottish society in the early modern era (6,676 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mitchison, A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0415278805, pp. 291–3. R. Mitchison, A History of Scotland (London: Routledge
Tulchan (333 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Tulchan (from the Scottish Gaelic, tulachan) was in Scotland a man appointed as bishop after the Reformation, who was a bishop in name only and whose
Scottish cringe (270 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Scottish cringe is a cultural cringe relating to Scotland, and claimed to exist by politicians and commentators. These cultural commentators claim
Calton weavers (2,343 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Calton weavers were a community of handweavers established in the community of Calton, then in Lanarkshire just outside Glasgow, Scotland in the 18th
List of Scottish consorts (878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kingdom of England to become the Kingdom of Great Britain. The early history of Scotland is confused and often obscure, due largely to information given by
James Taylor (minister) (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
London: Smith, Elder & Co. The Pictorial History of Scotland volume one The Pictorial History of Scotland volume two Attribution  This article incorporates
English invasion of Scotland (1385) (8,220 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The English invasion of Scotland took place in July 1385 when King Richard II led an English army into Scotland. The invasion was, in part, retaliation
Nandi Hills, India (1,273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sultan of Mysore. A description of the siege is given in Browne's History of Scotland and the records of the 71st Highlanders. Nundydroog, a celebrated
Scotland Yard (1,468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Metropolitan Police Specialist & Crime Operations Blumberg, Jess. "A Brief History of Scotland Yard", Smithsonian.com, 28 September 2007. Coordinates: 51°30′10″N
Queen's and Lord Treasurer's Remembrancer (470 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Queen's and Lord Treasurer's Remembrancer is an officer in Scotland who represents the Crown's interests in bona vacantia, ultimus haeres and treasure
Clan Haldane (776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish Chiefs). Published in 1994. Pages 158 - 159. A general history of Scotland. vol.4. by William Guthrie. p.372 Protocol Book of Gilbert Grote
Housing in Scotland (6,905 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0-85263-748-9, pp. 75–6. J. D. Mackie, B. Lenman and G. Parker, A History of Scotland (London: Penguin, 1991), ISBN 0140136495, pp. 288–91. M. J. Daunton
Dumbarton Castle (4,380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1997), 172-3 John Irving, Dumbarton Castle: its Place in the General History of Scotland (Bennett & Thomson Dumbarton 1917), pp. 21-24, quoting the Accounts
Nonjuring schism (2,717 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rosalind (1990). Lordship to Patronage: Scotland, 1603-1745 (New History of Scotland. Edinburgh University Press. p. 66. ISBN 978-0748602339. Lynch, Michael
Historical development of Scottish sheriffdoms (1,428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A sheriffdom is a judicial district of Scotland. Originally identical to the Shires of Scotland, from the eighteenth century many counties were grouped
Ethelred of Scotland (1,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cite journal requires |journal= (help) Dalrymple, David (1776). History of Scotland from the Accession of Malcolm III Surnamed Canmore to the Accession
Scottish Covenant (685 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
For the 16th and 17th century covenants, see Covenanter and Solemn League and Covenant. The Scottish Covenant was a petition to the United Kingdom government
History of the Scottish National Party (5,386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Herald. 1 February 1934. p. 8. Retrieved 17 January 2017. David Ross: History of Scotland, Geddes & Grosset 2002, p 31 "Union of Scots Parties. Opening Conference
The Beggar's Benison (1,174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Most Ancient and Most Puissant Order of the Beggar's Benison and Merryland, Anstruther, better known simply as The Beggar's Benison, was a Scottish
John Duncan Mackie (448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1887–1978) was a distinguished Scottish historian who wrote a one-volume history of Scotland as well as several works on early modern Scotland. Born in Edinburgh
Massacre of Glencoe (4,025 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish Historical Review. lxxvi (100).; Lang, Andrew (1912). The History Of Scotland: Volume 3: From the early 17th century to the death of Dundee (2016
Women in early modern Scotland (3,827 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Women in early modern Scotland, between the Renaissance of the early sixteenth century and the beginnings of industrialisation in the mid-eighteenth century
Luckenbooth brooch (548 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Luckenbooth brooch is a Scottish heart-shaped brooch. These brooches often have a crown above one heart, or two intertwined hearts. They are typically
Scots' Dike (3,089 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Scots' Dike or dyke is a three and a half mile / 5.25 km long linear earthwork, constructed by the English and the Scots in the year 1552 to mark the
Muireadhach Albanach Ó Dálaigh (470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(died c. 1200). Muireadhach Albanach is important for the cultural history of Scotland because he is the alleged founder of the family of hereditary Scottish
Pumpherston retort (431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Pumpherston retort (also known as the Bryson retort) was a type of oil-shale retort used in Scotland at the end of 19th and beginning of 20th century
Convention of Royal Burghs (2,618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Croft (1961). Scotland, From The Earliest Times To 1603. A new history of Scotland. 1. Nelson. OCLC 560099587. Donaldson, Gordon (1980). Scotland, The
List of kings of the Picts (1,216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
List of Kings of Strathclyde James E. Fraser, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland Vol. 1 – From Caledonia to Pictland, Edinburgh University Press (2009)
2008 in Scottish television (380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wants to highlight its renewed focus on television. November – A History of Scotland presented by historian Neil Oliver debuts on BBC One in Scotland
Kirk o' Field (2,615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pitcairn's Ancient Criminal Trials in Scotland and Malcolm Laing's History of Scotland. The accused were interrogated after Mary's abdication. Alternative
Capitulation of Irvine (544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Roberts Rinehart Publishers, ISBN 1570982473 Wright, Thomas. The History of Scotland, The London Printing and Publishing Company, London, 1873 Simpson
Causantín mac Cináeda (2,063 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A. M. (1978), Scotland: The Making of the Kingdom, The Edinburgh History of Scotland, 1 (2nd ed.), Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 0-901824-83-6
Highlands and Islands Medical Service (774 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Highlands and Islands Medical Service (HIMS) provided state funded healthcare to a population covering half of Scotland's landmass from its launch
Macbeth, King of Scotland (3,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
6. Hudson, Prophecy of Berchán, p. 91, stanzas 193 and 194. "The History of Scotland by John Leslie, 1578". British Library. Retrieved 8 August 2016.
Mary, Queen of Scots (10,603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 16 This version is taken from Robert Lindsay of Pitscottie's The History of Scotland from 21 February 1436 to March 1565 written in the 1570s. The phrase
David Stewart, Duke of Rothesay (783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1773). Remarks on the History of Scotland. Edinburgh: Balfour & Smellie. p. 278. Tytler, Patrick Fraser (1887). The history of Scotland from the accession
Seven ill years (2,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University Press, 2010), ISBN 0748638873, p. 55. R. Mitchison, A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0415278805, pp. 291–2 and
Williamson-Balfour Company (383 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Williamson-Balfour Company (or Williamson, Balfour and Company) was a Scottish owned Chilean company. Its successor company, Williamson Balfour Motors
List of kings of Strathclyde (1,467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
From Caledonia to Pictland, Scotland to 795. The New Edinburgh History of Scotland (series vol. 1). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 978-0-7486-1231-4
David I of Scotland (10,548 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2002), pp. 65–71. Quoted in Oram, David, p. 219, citing Lang, A History of Scotland, vol. 1, pp. 102–9; Lang did not neglect the old myth about Margaret
Argyll's Rising (4,631 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Argyll's Rising or Argyll's Rebellion was a 1685 attempt by a group of largely Scottish exiles, led by Archibald Campbell, 9th Earl of Argyll, to overthrow
Iona (4,602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
From Caledonia to Pictland: Scotland to 795. The New Edinburgh History of Scotland. 1. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 978-0-7486-1232-1
Flann Mainistrech (1,333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
show contemporaries, which is an important source for the early history of Scotland, whether or not Flann is taken as its author. Despite its mysterious
E. E. Fresson (377 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Captain Ernest Edmund "Ted" Fresson, OBE (20 September 1891 – 25 September 1963) was a British engineer and aviation pioneer. Having served in the Royal
Claim of Right 1989 (523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Claim of Right for Scotland was a document crafted by the Campaign for a Scottish Assembly in 1988, declaring the sovereignty of the Scottish people
Modern Scots (7,332 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Modern Scots comprises the varieties of Scots traditionally spoken in Lowland Scotland and parts of Ulster, from 1700. Throughout its history, Modern Scots
Scottish sundial (539 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish sundials of the renaissance period are not just more numerous than in any other country, they are also stylistically unique. This is particularly
Western Remonstrance (1,154 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotsmen. 2. Blackie and son. p. 185. Mitchison, Rosalind (2002). A history of Scotland (3, illustrated ed.). Routledge. p. 238. ISBN 0-415-27880-5. OED
Prillar-Guri (837 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Prillar-Guri or Prillarguri is a semi legendary figure who according to oral tradition was a woman from Sel, Norway who played a key role in the Battle
The Horseman's Word (3,503 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Horseman's Word, also known as the Society of Horsemen, is a fraternal secret society operating in Britain for those who work with horses. Established
Legendary kings of Scotland (1,959 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
humanist George Buchanan gave a long list of Scottish Kings in his history of Scotland—published in Latin as Rerum Scoticarum Historia in 1582—most of whom
Historian (4,372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish historian, and the Historiographer Royal published the History of Scotland 1542 - 1603, in 1759 and his most famous work, The history of the
John Capellanus (604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cathedral. He was one of the most significant religious reformers in the history of Scotland. His later nickname Achaius, a latinisation of Eochaid would indicate
Raid on Scone (102 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
After the Action at Lanark, William Wallace joined forces with William Douglas the Hardy and led a raid on the city of Scone. He and his men forced William
McCrone report (833 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The McCrone report is a document on the Scottish economy written and researched in 1974 on behalf of the British Government. It was composed by Professor
Burntisland Shipbuilding Company (5,107 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Burntisland Shipbuilding Company was a shipbuilder and repairer in Burntisland, Fife, Scotland that was founded in 1918. In 1969 it was taken over
Murdoch Stewart, Duke of Albany (2,406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1475-1625 Retrieved November 2010 Tytler, Patrick Fraser (1829). History of Scotland. Edinburgh. p. 3:128–29. Retrieved 11 January 2017. Boardman,Early
Isle of Ewe (951 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Similarly, George Buchanan wrote in his Rerum Scoticarum Historia (History of Scotland) of 1579 that the island was "almost all covered with woods, and
Scottish Union of Dock Labourers (130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Scottish Union of Dock Labourers was a Glasgow-based trade union for waterfront workers. It was formed during the seamen's and dockers' strikes of
Clan Dunbar (974 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish Chiefs). Published in 1994. Pages 122 - 123. A general history of Scotland. vol.4. by William Guthrie. p.373 The First Raid of Moynes clan-cameron
Carmichael, South Lanarkshire (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
only the history of the Carmichael family in Scotland, but also the history of Scotland itself. Also nearby is Carmichael Farm Meats, who sell a variety
Caledonian Antisyzygy (695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The term Caledonian Antisyzygy refers to the "idea of dueling polarities within one entity", thought of as typical for the Scottish psyche and literature
Marian civil war (5,849 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Angleterre et Escosse, Paris (1579). These works, like Buchanan's History of Scotland (1572), retold the stories of ancient Scottish Kings, many mythical
SQA examinations controversy (658 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The introduction in Scotland of the reformed examinations system in 2000 was criticised in the press and by the Government after a series of administrative
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (1,576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
purpose of the Society shall be the study of the Antiquities and History of Scotland, more especially by means of Archaeological Research." The Society
Colliers and Salters (Scotland) Act 1775 (406 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Colliers and Salters (Scotland) Act 1775 is an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain (15 Geo III c. 28) which changed the working conditions of miners
Firth of Lorn (2,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
arbitrary in application. The name of Lorn descends from the proto-history of Scotland. A nineteenth-century geographical reference defines it as being
Battle of Glasgow (1544) (1,309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Wemyss, vol.2, p.xxxii Thomson, Thomas, ed., Lesley, John, The History of Scotland, (1830), 176-177: Stevenson, Joseph, ed., Claude Nau, History of
Alexander Gunn (doctor) (409 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Dr Alexander Gunn through his early association with Joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh was one of the first doctors to
Family in early modern Scotland (4,213 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The family in early modern Scotland includes all aspects of kinship and family life, between the Renaissance and the Reformation of the sixteenth century
Richard J. Finlay (251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the author of a number of books, particularly on the modern history of Scotland. He has previously articulated the view that history has an important
Royal Navy (19,292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 232. Historie des Ducs de Normandie. pp. 198–205. P. F. Tytler, History of Scotland, Volume 2 (London: Black, 1829), pp. 309–310. J. Hunter, Last of
John Haigh (2,668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Publishing. p. 6. Jeffers, Harry Paul. Bloody business: an anecdotal history of Scotland Yard. Barnes & Noble. p. 194. ISBN 978-0-7607-1217-7. Wilson, Colin;
The Fortunes of Perkin Warbeck (2,140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to Henry VII that are printed in the Appendix to John Pinkerton's History of Scotland establish this as fact. Each chapter opens with a quotation. The
Paul Leonard-Morgan (852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
composed the music for Neil Oliver's 2008 BBC television series A History of Scotland. His score was performed by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in
Fernaig manuscript (597 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fernaig manuscript (Scottish Gaelic: Làmh-sgrìobhainn Fheàrnaig) is a document containing approximately 4,200 lines of verse consisting largely of
Agriculture in Scotland in the early modern era (3,670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0415278805, pp. 291–3. J. D. Mackie, B. Lenman and G. Parker, A History of Scotland (London:
Clyde Iron Works (644 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Clyde Iron Works was a Scottish-based ironworking plant which operated from 1786 to 1978. Clyde Iron occupied a large site near the Carmyle and Tollcross
Governor of Blackness Castle (164 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Governor of Blackness Castle was a military officer who commanded the fortifications at Blackness Castle, a Scottish fortress on the Firth of Forth
William Stewart (makar) (778 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
James V of Scotland, and a verse translation of Hector Boece's Latin History of Scotland. He was the poet mentioned twice in David Lindsay of the Mount's
Bandwin (493 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A bandwin was a team of agricultural workers in the Scottish Lowlands before the agricultural revolution, who carried out the harvest. The term was first
Kingdom of Strathclyde (3,860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0-19-211696-7 Koch, John, "The Place of 'Y Gododdin' in the History of Scotland" in Ronald Black, William Gillies and Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh (eds)
Treaty of Newcastle (1244) (172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
http://www.british-history.ac.uk/topographical-dict/england/pp586-593a#s15 Anderson, Robert (1874). History of Scotland. London & Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers.
Thomas Crawford of Jordanhill (1,576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lang, Andrew (1911). A History of Scotland. W. Blackwood in Edinburgh. pp. 26–27. Lang, Andrew (1911). A History of Scotland. W. Blackwood in Edinburgh
1511 (819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University. Retrieved August 23, 2011. Mentioned by Zhang Xie writing a century later. Oliver, Neil. A History of Scotland. p. 191. ISBN 978-0-7538-2663-8.
Sovereignty (6,463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of New York Press. p. 120. ISBN 978-0791464519. R. Mitchison, A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0415278805, p. 314. McCann
Presbyterianism (8,615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
modern times'. Taylor, James; Anderson, John (1852). The Pictorial History of Scotland. p. 51. The zealous Presbyterian maintains, that the church established
Alexander III of Scotland (1,796 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1286", Scotland's History, BBC Margaret MacArthur (12 July 2017). History of Scotland. Merkaba Press via PublishDrive. pp. 25–. PKEY:6610000020409. Maxwell
History of the Encyclopædia Britannica (12,355 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Encyclopædia Britannica has been published continuously since 1768, appearing in fifteen official editions. Several editions have been amended with
Tapestry (3,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cloths, made up of 160 hand stitched panels, depicting aspects of the history of Scotland from 8500 BC until 2013. At 143 metres (469 ft) long, it is the longest
Battle of Halidon Hill (3,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
p.195 see another version of the battle order in Tytler, P.F., History of Scotland, vol.2, Tait, Edinburgh, (1841), p.382–4. Boece, Historia (1527)
George Buchanan (3,084 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the University of Oxford. The second of his larger works is the History of Scotland, Rerum Scoticarum Historia, completed shortly before his death, and
Jacobite succession (2,734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 42–43. ISBN 978-0-19-829334-7. David M. Walker (1990). A legal history of Scotland Volume 2. W. Green. p. 53. ISBN 978-0-414-00912-7. Marcus Merriman
John Pinkerton (1,130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Iconographia scotica, in the years 1795 to 1797. In 1797 he published a History of Scotland from the Accession of the House of Stuart to that of Mary (which
Thomas Jamieson (307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Geological Society of London in 1862, his views on the geological history of Scotland only gained full acceptance in the late 20th century. Post-glacial
Clan Leslie (2,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
turbulent times of 1562. It was John Leslie who wrote for her the famous History of Scotland. He, the second baron of Wardes, was awarded extensive lands in the
List of countries by population in 1700 (431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"European Population History". Retrieved 30 June 2016. Mitchison, A History of Scotland, pp. 291–2 and 301-2. MArshall, John (1838). "Statistics of the British
Madeleine of Valois (1,358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas ed., John Lesley's History of Scotland, Bannatyne Club, (1830), 299. Guthrie, William, General History of Scotland, vol. 5, (1767), 166 note:
Guthred (697 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alex (2007), From Pictland to Alba, 789–1070, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1234-5 Guthfrith
Burgh (2,800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Thrupp: Sutton, 2004), ISBN 0-7509-2977-4, pp. 136-40. R. Mitchison, A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0415278805, p. 78. K. J
Competitors for the Crown of Scotland (2,273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
uk/education/guides/zqv2pv4/revision/6 Stevenson, J., Documents Illustrative of the History of Scotland, 1870 Barrow, Geoffrey W.S., Robert Bruce & The Community of The
Declaration of Calton Hill (504 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Declaration of Calton Hill was a declaration calling for an independent Scottish Republic, created by the Scottish Socialist Party. It was declared
Islay Charter (263 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Islay Charter or "Gaelic Charter of 1408" is a grant of lands by Domhnall of Islay, Lord of the Isles to "Brian Bhicaire Magaodh" (Brian Vicar MacKay)
Jacobite rising of 1715 (1,510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dictionary of the British Monarchy (2011), p. xxxiv Peter Hume Brown, A History of Scotland to the Present Time, p. 154 John Baynes, The Jacobite Rising of 1715
Atholl raids (636 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Jacobite Rising. Cassell. pp. 470–477. Lang, Andrew (2012). The History Of Scotland - Volume 12: From Jacobite Leaders To The End Of Jacobitism. Jazzybee
Duine uasal (120 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Duine Uasal or duin' uasal, anglicised as Dunnie-wassal etc. by Walter Scott et al., was a Highland gentleman or noble. This word generally misprinted
Chris Bambery (1,473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rise, the Scottish radical left coalition. In 2014 his A People's History of Scotland and his The Second World War: A Marxist History were published. A
Wine Act (125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Wine Act was a bill enacted by the Parliament of Scotland in 1703. At a time when England and France were locked in the War of the Spanish Succession
Battle of Glenlivet (490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is not known when the stones were set. Brown, Peter Hume (1911). History of Scotland: From the accession of Mary Stewart to the Revolution of ... Before
Isle of Skye (8,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 2013. "The Skye and Raasay Clearances – 1853". Video from A history of Scotland: This Land is Our Land. BBC. Retrieved 26 December 2012. Haswell-Smith
Robert Stewart, Duke of Albany (2,051 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-36290-3* Mackie, J. D., A History of Scotland, Penguin Books, London (1964). McAndrew, Bruce A., Scotland's Historic
Clan Montgomery (1,613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
McBeth (1996), Scotland: the making of the kingdom, The Edinburgh history of Scotland, Mercat Press, pp. 139–140, ISBN 0 901824 83 6. Way, George and Squire
Scotland's Story (370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1910 in the United States. It was reissued in 2005. It is about the history of Scotland, and it also has some legends having to do with Scotland. In more
Battle of Sheriffmuir (1,113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glossarial Notes; And a Life of the Author (1800). Oliver, Neil (2009). A History of Scotland. p. 305. ISBN 978-0-7538-2663-8. Robinson, p. 79 "Battlefields under
February 20 (3,534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lee and Shepard. p. 1416. Gordon Donaldson (1974). The Edinburgh history of Scotland. Oliver & Boyd. p. 417. William Arthur Shaw (1970). The Knights of
Battle of the North Inch (1,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(History of the Scottish People), George Buchanan (1506-1582) in his History of Scotland, Rerum Scoticarum Historia. and John Lesley (1527–1596) in his De
Lord High Steward of Scotland (468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duke of Rothesay (Prince of Wales) 1952– Scott, Walter (1830). The History of Scotland. Carey & Lea. p. 219. Retrieved 2 December 2018. Hanks, Patrick;
English invasion of Scotland (1296) (1,719 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Scotland in 1298. Stevenson, J., Documents Illustrative of the History of Scotland, 1870 Dunbar, p.115. Prestwich 1997, p. 370 Prestwich 1997, p. 371
Audita querela (2,564 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Audita querela (Law Latin for "[the] complaint [having been] heard") is a writ, stemming from English common law, that serves to permit a defendant who
Berwick Castle (872 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Plantagenet Somerset Fry, David & Charles, 1980. ISBN 0-7153-7976-3 The History of Scotland, by John Hill Burton, Edinburgh, 1874: vols: iv. p. 364–5, v. pps:
Clan Muir (1,301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
army was routed. The Mures were prominent figures throughout the history of Scotland, from Sir Gilchrist Mure, who married the daughter and sole heir
1124 (1,489 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Publishing, Ltd. p. 68. ISBN 9780754668336. Lang, Andrew (2016). The History Of Scotland. Volume 1: From The Romans to Mary of Guise. Altenmünster, Germany
Domnall ua Néill (348 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Woolf, Alex (2007), From Pictland to Alba, 789–1070, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1234-5
Orygynale Cronykil of Scotland (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Orygynale Cronykil of Scotland ("Original Chronicle of Scotland") is a history of Scotland from the beginning of the world until the accession of King James
Luncarty (477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Historical. Gazetteer for Scotland. Retrieved 9 July 2008. The History of Scotland from Agricola's Invasion to the Revolution of 1688,Vol.1, By John
Raid of Angus (388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chronicle and Acts of Parliamnet, I., 579 Whamond, Alexander (1880). History of Scotland: from Agricola's invasion to the union of the crowns. London: Blackie
Casket letters (3,295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George (1582). History of Scotland: Rerum Scoticarum Historia. Book 19. Chap. 16-19. In: Aikman, James (1827). History of Scotland. Volume 2. p. 543
List of monarchs of Northumbria (399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alex (2007), From Pictland to Alba, 789–1070, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1234-5, OCLC 123113911
Glasgow Royal Infirmary (1,160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
NHS Trust ISBN 978-0852614334 Pittock, Murray G. H. (2003). A New History of Scotland. Sutton. ISBN 0-7509-2786-0. Williams, David (1999). The Glasgow
Battle of Pinkie Cleugh (4,395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by AALT. Phillips, p. 186 Phillips, p. 183 Patrick Fraser Tytler, History of Scotland, vol. 3 (Edinburgh, 1879), p. 63: Calendar State Papers Scotland
Antonine Wall (2,717 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Antonine Vallum, after Antoninus Pius. Hector Boece in his 1527 History of Scotland called it the "wall of Abercorn", repeating the story that it had
National Filling Factory, Georgetown (1,042 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The National Filling Factory, Georgetown, was a First World War munitions factory situated near Houston in Renfrewshire, Scotland. It is believed that
Glasgow (20,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alastair; Moffat, William (1989) [1985]. "Departures and Arrivals". A History of Scotland (Rev ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press. p. 39. ISBN 978-0-19-917063-0
William Robertson (historian) (1,161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
a member of The Poker Club. One of his most notable works is his History of Scotland 1542–1603, begun in 1753 and first published in 1759. Robertson also
John Skinner (poet) (173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Longside, near Peterhead, for 65 years. He wrote The Ecclesiastical History of Scotland from the Episcopal point of view, and several songs of which The
Conall mac Taidg (698 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Woolf, Alex (2007), From Pictland to Alba, 789–1070, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1234-5
Bernera Riot (947 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bernera Riot occurred in 1874, on the island of Great Bernera, in Scotland in response to the Highland Clearances. The use of the term 'Bernera Riot'
Scots-language literature (5,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
supported William Stewart and John Bellenden, who translated the Latin History of Scotland compiled in 1527 by Hector Boece, into verse and prose. David Lyndsay
18th century (6,014 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
uk – heritage of britain accommodation guide (2007-05-03). "The history of Scotland – The Act of Union 1707". Historic-uk.com. Archived from the original
Scotland and the Thirty Years' War (2,502 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotland and the Thirty Years' War deals with the complicated involvement of the kingdom of Scotland in the Thirty Years' War of 1618–1648. Scotland and
Katie Stevenson (297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has written several books on medieval Scotland including the New History of Scotland book, Power and Propaganda, Scotland 1306-1488 at Edinburgh University
John Balliol (1,745 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wallace. Stevenson, Joseph (1870). Documents illustrative of the history of Scotland, Volume 2. Hodgson, John; Hodgson-Hinde, John (1832). A history of
Craig Ferguson (5,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bully Episode: "One foot in the Algarve" 1994 The Dirt Detective: A History of Scotland Himself (host) 6 episodes 1994 The Ferguson Theory Various roles
Otter (1795 ship) (1,881 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Otter was a maritime fur trading vessel. Between 1795 and 1798 it visited the Pacific. It was most famous for the rescue of Thomas Muir, a famous Scottish
Thomas Innes (historian) (928 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the Northern Parts of Britain (1729), and Civil and Ecclesiastical History of Scotland, 80 to 818 (published 1853). The second son of James Innes, and younger
Gofraid mac Arailt (638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Woolf, Alex (2007), From Pictland to Alba, 789–1070, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1234-5
Christianisation of Scotland (5,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Publishing, 2009), ISBN 0-8160-7728-2, pp. 44–5. R. Mitchison, A History of Scotland (London: Routledge, 3rd edn., 2002), ISBN 0-415-27880-5, p. 9. Webster
Andrew Barton (privateer) (1,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Chronicle of England, (1809), p. 525 Thomson, Thomas, ed., John Lesley's History of Scotland, from the death of King James I. in the year M.CCCC.XXXVI to the
Ceolwulf of Northumbria (740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2009), From Caledonia to Pictland: Scotland to 795, New Edinburgh History of Scotland, I, Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1232-1 Higham, N
Vauxhall, Liverpool (1,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
area is more famously known as the "Scottie Road area" due to the history of Scotland Road running through it. The Scottie Press is a well known local
Donald Callander (782 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Major Donald Fraser Callander OBE MC & Bar (22 July 1918 – 5 April 1992) was one of the last serving British Army officers to lead his men into battle
Battle of Aberdeen (1644) (1,543 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Marquis of Montrose's Scottish campaign, Bloomsbury Lang, Andrew. The History Of Scotland: Volume 3, p.136 Dennison, Ditchburn and Lynch (eds) (2002) Aberdeen
Book of Discipline (Church of Scotland) (918 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ISBN 0-7486-0276-3, p. 117. J. D. Mackie, B. Lenman and G. Parker, A History of Scotland (London: Penguin, 1991), ISBN 0140136495, p. 153. K. M. Brown and
James Hamilton of Finnart (2,433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
published in 1655. Another theme, which is based on George Buchanan's History of Scotland, sees Finnart as a close associate of Cardinal Beaton and active
Limpet Burn (142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
suggested by some as the site of the first recorded battle in the history of Scotland, the Battle of Mons Graupius. Cowie Water United Kingdom Ordnance
Grand jury (7,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
c 21) Treason Act 1945 (c. 44), section 2(2) and Schedule. The "History of Scotland, With Notes, and a Continuation to the Present Time", by George Buchanan
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (1,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
charts both its own institutional history and the wider performance history of Scotland. Brass Chamber Music Composition Conducting Education Guitar and
John Hill Burton (950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1853 of History of Scotland from the Revolution to the Extinction of the last Jacobite Insurrection, to which he added (1867–70) History of Scotland from
Steve Murdoch (466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Modern History at the University of St Andrews. He is author on the history of Scotland and the Wider World in general and of Scotland and Scandinavia in
Prestonpans Tapestry (703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
approximately 1000 stitchers from across Scotland, it depicts the history of Scotland from prehistoric times until the present day. The longest tapestry
Deborah Howard (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
From the Reformation to the Restoration, 1560-1660, (Architectural History of Scotland) 1995, Edinburgh University Press 'HOWARD, Prof. Deborah Janet',
Twizell Castle (557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
English Heritage Heritage at Risk Register. Tytler, Patrick Fraser, History of Scotland, vol.5 (1841), p.57: Acts of the Parliaments of Scotland, vol.2 (1814)
Chronicle of Melrose (200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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List of works in Lardner's Cabinet Cyclopædia (2,250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
xxvi. Crook, xxiv–v. Peckham, 48. Sir Walter Scott (1830). The history of Scotland. Printed for Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. pp. i. The Edinburgh
Scottish Terrier (4,021 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dates from 1436, when Don Leslie described them in his book The History of Scotland 1436–1561. Two hundred years later, Sir Joshua Reynolds painted a
Gartnait II (556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2009). From Caledonia to Pictland: Scotland to 795. New Edinburgh History of Scotland. I. Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 978-0-7486-1232-1. Smyth, Alfred
Ingvald Eidsheim (224 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ingvald Olsen Eidsheim DSO, DSC (born 27 November 1909 in Hosanger, died 23 February 2000) was a Norwegian sailor and war hero. He joined the Shetland
Gude Cause 1909 and 2009 (2,493 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gude Cause was the name of a feminist project, based at the Peace and Justice Centre in Edinburgh, Scotland, which inspired over 60 events and projects
Rob Roy MacGregor (1,720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Noble. ISBN 1-897784-31-7 (2005 reprint) Peter Hume Brown, A History of Scotland to the Present Time, p. 154 The Jacobite Attempt of 1719, ed by WK
Scotland County, Missouri (2,226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Federals. This would become known as the "Battle of Vassar Hill" in the History of Scotland County. Porter himself called it “Oak Ridge,” and Federal forces
English invasion of Scotland (1298) (995 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The English invasion of Scotland of 1298 was a military campaign undertaken by Edward I of England in retaliation to a Scottish uprising in 1297, the defeat
Pictish Chronicle (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Clyde Docks Preservation Initiative (273 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Clyde Docks Preservation Initiative is a non-profit organisation set up in 2015 to establish a lead organisation in efforts to preserve the derelict
Orcadians (840 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the fall of New France Malcolm Laing (1762–1818), author of the History of Scotland from the Union of the Crowns to the Union of the Kingdoms Samuel
Robert II of Scotland (6,983 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0-521-56350-X Grant, Alexander (1984), Independence and Nationhood, The New History of Scotland, London: Edward Arnold (Publishers, Ltd), ISBN 0-7131-6309-7 Goodman
Westminster Stone theory (1,988 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Westminster Stone theory refers to the belief held by some historians and scholars that the stone which traditionally rests under the Coronation Chair
Henri Cleutin (5,385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
128 & 128 n.23. Lindsay, Robert, History of Scotland, vol. 2 Edinburgh (1814), 513: Buchanan, George, History of Scotland, trans. Aikman (1827), 382, bk
Constantine III of Scotland (4,074 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A Biographical Dictionary of Scottish Gaze, p. 50 Mitchison, A History of Scotland, p. 13 Smyth, Warlords and Holy Men: Scotland AD 80-1000, p. 223-224
History of the Scots Guards (1642–1804) (2,736 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
This article details the history of the Scots Guards from 1642 to 1804. The Scots Guards (SG) is a regiment of the Guards Division of the British Army
William Elphinstone (688 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
this collection, and gathered together materials concerning the history of Scotland. Chisholm 1911. Macfarlane, Leslie J. (1995), William Elphinstone
Tantallon Castle (3,794 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Angus, vol. 1, STS (2005), 97-8. Lindsay of Pitscottie, Robert, The History of Scotland, Edinburgh (1778),222-223, Thrawinmouth was used at St Andrews Castle
House of Alpin (736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Woolf, Alex (2007), From Pictland to Alba, 789–1070, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1234-5
Hillforts in Scotland (2,234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in E. M. Spiers, J. A. Crang and M. Strickland, eds, A Military History of Scotland (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012), ISBN 0-7486-3335-9
Professor of Scottish History and Literature (908 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pre-Union Scotland and its relationship with England. He published History of Scotland in 1914, The Parliaments of Scotland in 1924, Critical Moments in
Inverness (9,362 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at grid reference NH6454946448. George Buchanan's (1506 -1582), History of Scotland, completed in 1579, first published in 1582. A. M. Scott, Bonnie
Haakon Ericsson (390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alex (2007), From Pictland to Alba, 789–1070, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1234-5 Forte
Joseph Robertson (historian) (997 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
copious stores of learning as to make them almost an ecclesiastical history of Scotland during the period. An article on 'Scottish Abbeys and Cathedrals'
Thomas Napier Thomson (718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Military Biography: Alfred to Wellington, London, 1840; 2nd edit. 1854. History of Scotland for Schools, Edinburgh, 1849. Thomson edited: Robert Fleming the
Battle of Stanhope Park (885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Relating to Scotland, ed. J. Bain, 1887. Documents Illustrative of the History of Scotland, trans and arranged by J. Stevenson, 1870. Edward III and His Wars:
List of saints of Scotland (755 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0-333-63358-X, p. 147. J. D. Mackie, B. Lenman and G. Parker, A History of Scotland (London: Penguin, 1991), ISBN 0140136495, p. 153. J. Buckley, F.
Camelon (1,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hector Boece was the first historian to mention Camelon in his History of Scotland of 1522. Stories of a legendary Roman harbour at Camelon first appeared
Jacobite rising of 1745 (7,337 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Stuart, romantic icon; from A History of Scotland for Boys and Girls by H. E. Marshall, published 1906
Billfrith (679 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Woolf, Alex (2007), From Pictland to Alba, 789–1070, The New Edinburgh History of Scotland, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 978-0-7486-1234-5
Capture of Eilean Donan Castle (778 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Escocia (pp. 68–74), Muy Interesante 288, May 2005, Abraham Alonso. A History of Scotland, J. D. Mackie, p. 273, ISBN 0-14-013649-5 The Jacobite Attempt of
Tain & District Field Club (531 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1980 a Biology teacher at Tain Royal Academy expanded his adult evening class in natural history into a formal group which was to meet and receive lectures
Battle of Carham (1,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Translation, Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1961 Woolf, A., The New Edinburgh History of Scotland Vol. 2: From Pictland To Alba 789-1070, Edinburgh UP, 2007, p. 238
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