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Subject

Battle of Culloden

Event  From 16/4/1746  To 16/4/1746

Categories: Armed Forces, War Memorial other

Countries: Scotland

Final confrontation of the 1745 Jacobite Rising and the last battle fought on British soil. The supporters of Bonnie Prince Charlie fought King George II's forces led by the Duke of Cumberland. The ill-matched battle lasted less than 1 hour. The English killed or wounded counted no more than 300, the Scottish almost 7 times that number. For weeks afterwards those supposed to support the Jacobites were persecuted and killed.

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Battle of Culloden

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59681

Culloden prisoners

This granite stone was recovered from Culloden Moor, site of the battle. We v...

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73097

St Marks, Kennington - history

The 1745 Association (who ought to know) writes: "The plaque on the side of t...

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