Scotland's History Union and Jacobites

Union and Jacobites

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Ye Jacobites By Name

The Act of Union ties Scotland and England together in the form of a new nation called Great Britain.

This marriage of convenience divides the nation and leads to a generation of conflict.

While access to a new British trading empire brings some Scots vast wealth others seek to turn back the clock to a Scotland governed by the Stuarts.

Rebellions and risings ensue...

Begin at the Battle of Killiecrankie

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