Trebuchets and Trickery
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 it.
About Trebuchets and Trickery
28th December 2019
29th December 2019
1st January 2020
plus 2 more date(s), see below for more info
||11.15am 12.15pm 2pm 3pm
Edinburgh Castle Castlehill,
Edinburgh Old Town EH1 2NG
Included in normal admission price
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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.
Additional Dates: 29 December 2019, 01 January 2020, 02 January 2020, 01 March 2020
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