Swords of the Righteous

Listen to Cromwellian soldiers explain why they laid siege to Edinburgh Castle and how they made it surrender.

Swords of the Righteous

About Swords of the Righteous

Listen to Cromwellian soldiers explain why they laid siege to Edinburgh Castle, and see them demonstrate how they made it surrender in the Great Hall.

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