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Bothwell Besieged

Bothwell Castle, 21 June 2015

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Step into the summer of 1301, as Bothwell Castle endured a momentous siege at the hands of the English Army led by Edward I.

Discover more about the brutal siege techniques used during the Wars of Independence, learn about the important role played by the mighty siege engine ‘le berefrey’ and get up close to some of the objects and artefacts from the period.

Part of Dig It! 2015.

Time: 12 noon to 4.00pm

Cost: Included in admission price. Tickets can be purchased on the day or online in advance.

DIRECTIONS: At Uddingston off the B7071. Postcode G71 8BL. More information on Bothwell Castle

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For further information, contact

Historic Scotland
Events Team
hs.events@scotland.gsi.gov.uk or telephone 0131 668 8885.

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