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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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King’s Cave near Blackwaterfoot, Isle of Arran

This evening, I am reporting on early Christian and other rock carvings inside the King’s Cave near Blackwaterfoot on S.W. coast of the Isle of Arran, Scotland. The royal nomenclature is believed to relate to Scotland’s King Robert the Bruce although there is no evidence that the Bruce had any connection with the cave.

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Abbey Church of Dunfermline, Scotland

This afternoon I visited the ancient city of Dunfermline (pop 50,000) in the east of Scotland, about one hour north of Edinburgh.

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