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Castle Forework with Great Hall

This evening, I am focusing on Stirling Castle which sits atop a long-dormant dormant volcano and dominates the local landscape.

Stirling Castle and natural defences.

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Battleground Stirling.

This evening, I am focusing on the Battle of Bannockburn which took place near Stirling in central Scotland in 1314. This event was a key watershed in preserving Scotland’s independence from England which lasted until the birth of the United Kingdom in 1707.

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Central Scotland Plain from Wallace Monument

This morning we commenced our extended tour of Scotland.

We departed lodgings at Glasgow Airport and drove north with first stop at Stirling Castle which has played an important role in Scotland’s history, both as a military fortress and Royal Palace. We visited all the main aspects including Royal Apartments, Great Hall and kitchens.

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