Jacobite & Georgian

Timeline

1688     James VII flees to France.
1688    William and Mary become joint sovereigns.
1689     The Battle of Killiekrankie.
1690     The battle of Cromdale.
1692     The Massacre of Glencoe.
1694     Mary dies.
1697     Records mention varieties of potatoes.
1702     Death of William, Anne becomes Queen
1707     Act of Union formally dissolves the Scottish parliament.
1708     Abolition of the Scottish Privy Council.
1714     Anne dies, George I becomes King.
1715     Jacobite Rising, The Battle of Sheriffmuir
1719     The Battle of Glenshiel.
1727     George II becomes King.
1745     Prince Charles Edward Stewart lands.
1745     The Battle of Prestonpans.
1745     Tennants Brewery is set up
1746     The Battle of Culloden.

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Alan Breck’s Volunteer Regiment
Alan Breck’s Volunteer Regiment present exciting, informative and entertaining historical events across Scotland and beyond, bringing to life the events
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Arran Johnston Heritage Services
Arran Johnston Heritage Services Living History, Talks and Lectures, Battlefield walks, School visits. http://www.arranjohnston.co.uk Arran Johnston is the founding director of
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Battle Scar Entertainment
Offering and organising school visits and workshops as well as reenactment events covering Wallace and Bruce Celts and Romans Vikings
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Clanranald
The Clanranald Trust, a recognised charity that is an educational organisation established in 1995. The members of the trust are
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Combat International
Combat International are dedicated professionals, actors and combat re-enactment specialists. The teams are able to accurately recreate the fighting styles
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Edinburgh City Guard
“His Majesty’s Company of Foot within the Town of Edinburgh” The City or Town Guard was the Scottish capital’s main
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Highlanders 4 Hire Ltd
Highlanders 4 Hire Ltd are Available for any event, weddings, burns nights, St Andrews, Highland games, Galas, Meet & Greets
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History Alive
History Alive strive to support classes in their History Learning - with a range of hands-on and interactive living history displays
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History Matters Ltd
Whether it is working with TV and Film companies, providing Guided Tours of Scotland’s hidden gems by car or motorbike,
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Irons in the fire
Living History displays of Blacksmithing through the ages Blacksmithing displays Medieval to WW2. This includes a forge, anvil, tools, set
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