Scottish independence

Declaration of Arbroath

“National Tartan Day – April – commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Arbroath in 1320

the Battle of Bannockburn took place on Sunday, june 23 1314..   It was a significant Scottish victory in the Wars of Scottish Independence. It was the decisive battle in the First War of Scottish Independence.   Robert the Bruce had rebelled against the English and was attempting to forge an independant Scotland.

The Battle of Bannockburn took place on Sunday, June It was a significant Scottish victory in the Wars of Scottish Independence. It was the decisive battle in the First War of Scottish Independence.

William Wallace statue/Sir William Wallace (Medieval Gaelic: Uilliam Uallas; modern Scottish Gaelic: Uilleam Uallas; Norman French: William le Waleys;[1] died 23 August 1305) was a Scottish landowner who became one of the main leaders during the Wars of Scottish Independence.[2] Along with Andrew Moray, Wallace defeated an English army at the Battle of Stirling Bridge in 1297~  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Wallace

Scottish Independence and One World Rule - It is good that Scotland should vote for independence because it works against the plans of the elite. · Read more (statue of William Wallace)

Robert the Bruce  King of Scotland. Clan Munro supported Robert the Bruce during the Scottish Wars for Independence.

Robert the Bruce King of Scotland. Clan Munro supported Robert the Bruce during the Scottish Wars for Independence. Unfortunately he was not as handsome as this, this is a modern portrait

'Keeping Up With the Jones' by Mike Small, an analysis of the Independent's Owen Jones article 'What a fairer Scotland would look like', 5th Feb 2014

'Keeping Up With the Jones' by Mike Small, an analysis of the Independent's Owen Jones article 'What a fairer Scotland would look like', Feb 2014

Sutton Bank, North Yorkshire, England  by Alastair Graham

Sutton Bank, North Yorkshire, England by Alastair Graham. A high point on the Hambleton Hills, it is the approximate location of The Battle of Old Byland in during the Wars of Scottish Independence.

Hmmmm... I am of Scottish descent and this describes me perfectly! Guess I am more Scottish than I thought!

I am of Scottish descent and this describes me perfectly! Guess I am more Scottish than I thought!I´m not of scottish origins,but I`ll stand by that dignity.

Robert the Bruce 1274 - 1329 - Edward II's desire to conquer Scotland looked like a strong possibility. Bruce seized his chance of the  throne in 1306 and was crowned on Easter Day of that year at Scone. His early days as King did not go well and after a defeat at Perth he spent over a year in hiding. When Bruce reappeared he was determined to lead the cause for Scottish independence and on Mid-summer's Day 1314 he defeated the mighty army of Edward II at Bannockburn

Mary Ann Bernal: History Trivia - Edward Bruce crowned King of Ireland

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