The unexpected death of Alexander III left Scotland in crisis and led to the Wars of Independence.
Margaret, Maid of Norway, became Queen of Scotland when she was only three-years-old.
John Balliol is remembered as the unlucky who king who lost his throne to King Edward I of England.
William Wallace's important role during the Wars of Independence made him one of the most famous Scots in history.
Robert the Bruce is remembered as a great warrior and the king who won Scotland its freedom during the Wars of Independence.
Edward I is best remembered as the English king who triggered the Wars of Independence with his invasion of Scotland.
The King of England invades and a Scottish army meets it in battle at Dunbar.
At the Battle of Stirling Bridge William Wallace and Andrew Murray beat a huge English army.
William Wallace suffers a terrible defeat at the Battle of Falkirk.
Robert the Bruce's wins an important victory against a larger English force at Loudoun Hill.
At Bannockburn King Robert the Bruce beats Edward II's English army in the final battle of the Wars of Independence.
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