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Monday, 15 June 2020 14:18

How Scotland Lost Her Parliament (1891)

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Source - https://randomscottishhistory.com/2020/06/15/chapter-vii-pp-58-73/ Chapter VII., pp.58-73. The state of the Highlands after 1745 – The lands of the people confiscated – Sheep farms bring about first clearances – Example of tyranny…
Monday, 23 April 2018 07:43

Sorrow and the Shame

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I just had to share this article from https://grousebeater.wordpress.com I certainily didn't learn any of this at school. Did you? ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- If clearing people from their land by force is not…
Sunday, 29 October 2017 12:43

The Bernera Riot 1874

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I found this article on Facebook by Robert McAngus The Bernera Riot occurred in 1874, on the island of Great Bernera, in Scotland in response to the Highland Clearances. The…
Thursday, 14 September 2017 19:12

7 myths about the Battle of Culloden busted

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http://www.historyextra.com/article/bbc-history-magazine/7-facts-battle-culloden
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