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MISS POTTER

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Local residents are currently engaged in a new ‘battle’ to stop a 20 house development on the site of the battle in 1679 when presbyterian Covenanters were defeated by government troops and 600 men died.

The campaigners are hoping to attract support from Prince Charles, the Duke of Rothesay in recognition that the first Duke of Rothesay was married in the local Bothwell parish church.

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The high purity of gold obtained from Scotland’s streams and rivers results in a market value about four times that of ‘normal’ bullion, with current price about GBP100 ($190) per gram.

The soaring price has acted as a catalyst to re-opening of the Tyndrum mine in Stirlingshire. Also, new licences have recently been granted for four sites:

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