Jacobite & Georgian


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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Lace Wars
Lace Wars (LW) is a historical re-enactment group, re-creating the life and times of the mid-eighteenth century, with particular emphasis
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Les Amis
Les Amis an Equine-Canine Stunt Team regularly perform our exciting brand of entertainment at festivals and fairs throughout the UK.
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Medieval Methil
Medieval Methill is a living history group from Fife, Scotland. A group is comprised of gentry, peasants, merchants, craftsmen, clergy, and
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Riders of the Storm
Equestrian Stunt Team Riders of the storm are a unique & exciting equestrian stunt team based in Highland Perthshire. They
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Swords of Dalriada
The Swords of Dalriada (pronounced 'Dal-ree-adda'), a Scottish historical re-enactment group based in Ayrshire, who perform all over Scotland (and
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The Earl Of Loudoun’s Regiment of Foote
The Earl Of Loudoun's Regiment of Foote are a Lowland Scots infantry regiment based on the actual recorded regiment which was raised in Glasgow
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The History Buffs
The History Buffs are a group of like-minded friends and family who love history and enjoy spending time living the
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The Written Note
Jim Tribble is a highly-respected composer, performer and teacher of Classical Music. compose@thewrittennote.co.uk https://www.facebook.com/Jim-Tribble-198631940320535/ www.thewrittennote.co.uk
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