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Major General Sir Hector MacDonald

10. August 2011

Major General Sir Hector MacDonald

    The Clan Donald Society of the Highlands and Islands Comann Chlann Dòmhnaill na Gaidhealtachd ìs nan Eilean     A TOUR To celebrate the life and times of our National Hero Major General Sir Hector Macdonald (1853-1903) Saturday 27th August 2011       10am – Meet at the Hector Macdonald monument, Mulbuie [...]

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12. July 2011

The Battle of Harlaw: Clan Currie

2011 Clan Currie Gathering  July 22-24, 2011 Edinburgh, Scotland  Join The Clan Currie Society in Edinburgh, Scotland for their 2011 Clan Gathering. Activities include the unveiling of a new commemorative stone at the Scottish Writers Museum on Friday, July 22 followed by a Clan Dinner at the Royal Scots Club.   On Saturday, July 23, [...]

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12. July 2011

The Battle of Harlaw 1411

Clan Donald Commemorates Battle Of Harlaw The Battle of Harlaw (Scottish Gaelic: Cath Gairbheach) was a Scottish clan battle fought on 24 July 1411 just north of Inverurie in Aberdeenshire. It was one of a series of battles fought during the Middle Ages between the barons of northeast Scotland against those from the west coast. [...]

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7. March 2010

Battle of Culloden Commemoration – 16th April 2011

   Clan Donald Stone, Culloden Battlefield, Inverness   The Battle of Culloden by William Topaz McGonagall; The Highland army was drawn up in three lines in grand array, All eager for the fray in April the 16th day, Consisting of the Athole Brigade, who made a grand display On the field of Culloden on that [...]

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Hogmanay 2010 Edinburgh: Attention All Clans

9. December 2009

Hogmanay 2010 Edinburgh: Attention All Clans

The Worlds Best New Year Celebrations! Attention All Clans – Scotland is the place to party! Enjoy Scotland’s world famous Hogmanay celebrations with a variety of events across the country. Edinburgh leads the celebrations with the Torchlight Procession starts proceedings on the 29th December and leads us into a host of new events from the [...]

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St Andrew’s Day: Celebrations

10. November 2009

St Andrew’s Day: Celebrations

St Andrew’s Day: Celebrated by Scots around the world on 30th November every year. Saint Andrew is the Patron Saint of Scotland and St Andrew’s Day is Scotland’s official national day. The Scottish flag is the Cross of St Andrew, also known as the Saltire, and is widely displayed as a symbol of national identity. [...]

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