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Revision as of 21:36, 11 September 2009

The Battle of Bannockburn

The Battle of Bannockburn 24th June 1314, fought in sight of Stirling Castle. This panoramic painting depicts the charge of the English Knights against the mass of spears of the Scots who stand firm ...

Ben Lomond

Ben Lomond is situated in the county of Stirling, on the eastern side of Loch Lomond. Its summit is three thousand two hundred and sixty-two feet above the level of the sea. Ben Lomond is surpassed in elevation by several of the Grampians, but its striking situation counterbalances this deficiency ...

Field of Bannockburn

Field of Bannockburn The battle of Bannockburn was fought (Monday, June 24, 1314,) on the part of the low ground where the principal light falls, in front of the Gillies' Hill. The Scottish army, thirty thousand in number, was drawn up in three divisions, in a direction from southeast to north-west ...

Who are Ye

Who are Ye , A Poem by Michael L Jex. Mike passed on the following about the poem - "In 2000 I was in Scotland up near the Wallace Monument looking out to Stirling Castle when these lines came to my mind. Writing it down took just a couple of minutes. It was an amazing experience of really feeling connected to our family, our heritage, and Stirling." ...