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Joan of the Tower, Queen of Scotland

In research you frequently discover instances of happy medieval marriages – and even if a marriage was not based on love, it did not mean that it would not be successful. Indeed, in many such instances the young woman concerned … Continue reading

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How the Carruthers attained Theave Castle.

  Battle of Erkinholm, 1455, The Capture of the Earl of Orma The Battle of Erkinholme is more commonly referred to as the Battle of Arkinholm, albeit it’s known by some as the Battle of Langholm, primarily because it was … Continue reading

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Scotland’s Flags

Ancient and Honorable Carruthers Clan Society International     Scotland Flag and The Royal Flag of Scotland   The Flag of Scotland (Scottish Gaelic: bratach na h-Alba; Scots: Banner o Scotland), also known as St Andrew’s Cross or the Saltire, … Continue reading

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