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Flodden Wall at Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on Flodden Wall in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Flodden is the name of a major battle fought in Branxton, Northumberland, England on September 9th 1513 between an invading Sots army under King James IV and an English army under the Earl of Surrey. The Scots were numerically superior but, due to poor generalship, suffered a massive defeat extending to, possibly, 10,000 casualties vs 1700 on the English side. James IV was killed on the battlefield.

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East end of Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh, Scotland.

This evening I am posting information on Greyfriars Kirk which is located on the southern edge of Edinburgh’s Old Town, Scotland.

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Edinburgh New Town, Scotland with Firth of Forth in distance.

This evening, I am posting information on the New Town section of Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city.

The New Town  is famous for its elegant, ‘Georgian’ style of architecture.

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