1837    Victoria becomes Queen.
1838    Clydesdale Bank founded.
1842    Edinburgh and Glasgow are joined by railway.
1843    Robert Adamson develops calotype photography process.
1845    Electric telegraph begins operation.
1848    Jute cloth first produced in Dundee.
1854    Crimean War begins.
1857    Indian Mutiny
1867    Scottish Women’s Suffrage Society formed.
1872    First international football match Scotland 0-0 England.
1879    Tay Bridge disaster.
1883    First Carnegie free library opens in Dunfermline.
1887   Completion of the new Tay Bridge.
1890    Completion of the Forth Rail Bridge.
1898    Wireless telegraph in use.

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Arran Johnston Heritage Services Living History, Talks and Lectures, Battlefield walks, School visits. Arran Johnston is the founding director of
Historical shoes
Audhumbla makes reconstructions of Viking age knives, tools, belts and bags. All projects are based on extensive research of archaeological
Specializing in producing wooden shields based on archaeological findings, mostly for reenactment purposes. All shields are hand-made. +48 697 021
Re-enactment items for sale and furniture made to order, wooden toys, vintage and new jewellery accessories, bowls, braid,..and one-off items.
LARP and Reenactment Supplies Leather goods (belt pouches, satchels, flasks, scabbards etc), wooden reenactment shields (14th-century heater shields), PVC LARP
Barrhead Leather can supply Deerskins, leather & Raw hyde for your Textile needs
Battle of the Nations – Team Scotland
Offering and organising school visits and workshops as well as reenactment events covering Wallace and Bruce Celts and Romans Vikings
Wind & stringed instruments for early music +33 6 10 49 37 07