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The Battle of Bannockburn, near Stirling in Scotland took place over two days in June 1314 around 20,000 English troops led by King Edward II engaged in a battle with around 10,000 Scotts led by Robert the Bruce at which the latter prevailed. Exact location of the battle site is not known.

Today, we drove from Plockton to Inverness in the Scottish Highlands visiting Eilean Donan Castle, Castle Urquhart, Loch Ness, Inverness, Culloden Battlefield and Clava Cairns.



Reed beds at Linlithgow Loch

This afternoon, a spent a few hours exploring the area around Linlithgow Loch (lake) which is in the town of Linlithgow, about twenty miles west of Edinburgh.

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