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Trebuchets and Trickery

Edinburgh Castle, 19 June 2015, 26 June 2015, 30 September 2015

In March 1314, the forces of King Robert the Bruce captured Edinburgh Castle. Meet the commander, Thomas Randolph and hear how he used guile and local knowledge to capture this almost impregnable fortress.

Learn of the weapons and equipment in use and find out what Bruce did to the castle afterwards.

Times: 11.15am, 12.15pm, 2.00pm & 3.00pm

This event is included in the normal admission price. Buy your tickets online in advance to beat the queues or purchase on the day.

For further information, contact
Historic Scotland
Events Team
hs.events@scotland.gsi.gov.uk or telephone +44 (0)131 668 8885.

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