08 January 2018
In this new video Professor Richard Oram and Danny Dutton discuss the newly discovered remains of The Blackfriars Priory where James I of Scotland was brutally murdered.
In this new video Professor Richard Oram (University of Stirling) and Danny Dutton (Scotland's Urban Past) discuss the newly discovered remains of The Blackfriars Priory where James I of Scotland was brutally murdered, the thinking regarding the human stories and analysis of the remaining structure, and their impact upon the rapidly developing James I / Charterhouse project.
Richard and Danny reveal the fascinating mysterious blocked doorway that has been revealed - asking the intriguing question, was this possibly the escape route James I had unfortunately blocked, and which became the reason for his final entrapment and murder?
The King James I Charterhouse Project is working to reappraise the extraordinary importance of Perth's place in history through fresh archaeological discoveries and cutting-edge historical interpretations.
Watch King James Official Opening Richard Oram in discussion with Danny Dutton:
For more on the James I Charterhouse Project visit the project website.