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Who was Mary Queen of Scots? Why was she executed? Discover everything you need know about the life of Mary Queen ...

11/10/2018

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History Scotland’s 48-page limited edition Mary Queen of Scots magazine explores various aspects of Mary’s life ...

03/10/2018

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Explore seven centuries of clan battles in Scotland with the Lochcarron interactive clan battlefield map. ...

08/02/2018

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If you enjoy exploring Scotland’s history, archaeology and heritage then you’ll love History Scotland, a ...

03/01/2018

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Pioneering Scottish female astronomer Williamina Fleming died on 21 May 1911.

21/05/2019

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The Battle of Nechtansmere (or Blar Dhun Neachdain) was fought on 20 May 685AD. ...

20/05/2019

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The Moidart History Group is a research group that exists to preserve and explore the history of the area, whose ...

20/05/2019

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Author and diarist James Boswell died on 19 May 1795, at the age of 54. ...

19/05/2019

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Pioneering photographer David Octavius Hill died on 17 May 1870.

17/05/2019

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Scottish explorer Sir Alexander Burnes was born on 16 May 1805.

16/05/2019

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Mary Queen of Scots married her third husband, James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell on 15 May 1567. ...

15/05/2019

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The St Andrews Society of Golfers was founded on 14 May 1754.

14/05/2019

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