Scotland's History Union and Jacobites The 1745 Jacobite Rising

The 1745 Rising

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With limited funds, no French support and only seven men, Charles Edward Stuart lands in Scotland and attempts to raise the clans to reclaim the British throne for the Stuarts. Video: A history of Scotland: Let's Pretend.

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