Category Archives: Scotland

Scotland: The Highland Clearances


History of Scotland

Viking Drinking Hall Found in Orkney Dig

The link below is to an article that looks at the discovery of a Viking drinking hall in Orkney.

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First Scottish War of Independence

Last Days of Guy Fawkes

The Gunpowder Plot

Animated History of Scotland

Scotland: East Linton – Phantassie Doocot

The link below is to an article that takes a look at the Phantassie Doocot in East Linton, Scotland. This building was built for keeping doves in order to supply eggs, meat and manure.

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Today in History: August 23

On this day in 1305, William Wallace was executed for high treason.

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