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The third in the History Scotland Lectures series, in association with the University of Dundee Centre for ...

12/02/2019

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Scotland's coldest ever temperature was recorded in Braemar on 11 February 1895.

11/02/2019

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A selection of rare books dating back to the early 16th century has gone on display at the University of Dundee, ...

11/02/2019

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The Friends of Glasgow Necropolis are fundraising to restore an intricately-decorated Victorian mausoleum designed ...

11/02/2019

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Lord Darnley, the second husband of Mary Queen of Scots, was murdered at Kirk O'Fields in Edinburgh on 10 February ...

10/02/2019

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George Douglas Hamilton, the first British army officer to be promoted to Field Marshal, was born on 9 February ...

09/02/2019

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Mary Queen of Scots was executed at Fotheringay Castle on 8 February 1587, after almost twenty years in captivity. ...

08/02/2019

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Conservation work has begun on the huge bronze statue of Sir William Wallace, which is due to be temporarily ...

08/02/2019

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The armies of the Old Pretender, James Francis Edward Stuart, disbanded at Aberdeen on 7 February 1716, ending the ...

07/02/2019

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Queen Anne, the last of the Stuart monarchs, was born on 6 February 1665, at St James's Palace in London.

06/02/2019

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On 8 February 2019 - 432 years after she died on the same date in 1587 - a portrait of Mary Queen of Scots will go ...

06/02/2019

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Scottish writer and historian Thomas Carlyle died on 5 February 1881, in London. ...

05/02/2019

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