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Robert the Bruce statue at Bannockburn Heritage Centre

This afternoon I visited the Heritage Centre near Stirling in central Scotland which commemorates the famous battle between the forces of Robert I (Scotland) and Edward II (England) which took places over June 23rd. and 24th., 1314.

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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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