The Road to Bannockburn

Meet one of Robert the Bruce’s men who served under the command of Thomas Randolph during the capture of Edinburgh Castle in 1314.

The Road to Bannockburn

About The Road to Bannockburn

Meet one of Robert the Bruce’s men who served under the command of Thomas Randolph during the capture of the Castle in 1314.

Learn about the medieval weapons and tactics of a Scottish foot soldier.

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