Category Archives: Durham Cathedral

Updated Information Regarding Durham Archaeology

I am truly apologetic for not keeping everyone up to date about the ongoing activities of the the Durham University Department of Archaeology and their Scottish Soldiers Project. I will include several links in this post so you can read … Continue reading

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Durham University presents: From Dunbar to Saugus…

VIDEO at Vimeo! Durham University presents: From Dunbar to Saugus: The Journey of the Scottish Prisoners of War in 1650, At Saugus Public Library on October 24, 2016 (Watch the video at Vimeo in the link above!) Dr Pam Graves … Continue reading

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From Dunbar to Saugus! EVENT!!

Don’t miss this event! If you plan to attend, please let Sophie know at scottish.soldiers@durham.ac.uk, so she can make sure she has enough handouts available! Thanks!

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The decisions regarding reburial and commemoration…

Received: 1:51 AM, on 24 August 2016 Dear Ms Rust, Thank you for your continued interest in the Scottish Soldiers Archaeology Project and active participation in the consultation phase. I am writing to let you know that, following extensive consultation, … Continue reading

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The Battle of Dunbar Re-enactment Weekend of September 17-18, 2016

A really big and exciting weekend is taking place at Dunbar, Scotland on the weekend of September 17 + 18, 2016. There will be a re-enactment of the Battle of Dunbar, a special talk about the prisoners by Andrew Millard … Continue reading

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Durham Castle to hold meeting to decide fate of Battle of Dunbar soldiers’ remains

From: 31 Jan 2016 – www.chroniclelive.co.uk “A castle where hundreds of Scottish prisoners died will be the venue for a public meeting which will help decide what happens to the remains of some of the captives discovered in a city … Continue reading

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