Battle of Falkirk


Battle of Falkirk

Battle of Falkirk may refer to:

* Battle of Falkirk (1298)
* Battle of Falkirk (1746)


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  • Battle of Falkirk — 22 July 1298. Fought between Edward I and William Wallace, who arranged his dense formations of spearmen into groups of three ranks facing the English with a solid wall of pikes. After nearly an hour of attempts to break these shiltron formations …   Medieval glossary

  • Battle of Falkirk (1746) — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Falkirk (1746) caption= partof=Jacobite Rising date=January 17, 1746 place=Falkirk, Scotland result=Jacobite victory combatant1=flagicon|UK|1606 Hanoverians combatant2=Jacobites… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Falkirk (1298) — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Falkirk partof=the First War of Scottish Independence caption= date=July 22, 1298 place=Falkirk, Scotland result=English victory combatant1= combatant2= commander2=William Wallace commander1=Edward I… …   Wikipedia

  • Falkirk — is also the name of the Scottish council area centred on the town, see Falkirk (council area). infobox UK place country = Scotland official name= Falkirk gaelic name= Audio|AnEaglaisBhreac.ogg|An Eaglais Bhreac scots name= Falkirk (Fawkirk) os… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Dupplin Moor — Part of the Second War of Scottish Independence Date 10 August–11 August 1332 Location Dupplin Moor, Scone, Perthshire Result …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Bannockburn — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Bannockburn partof=the First War of Scottish Independence caption=A depiction of the battle from the Holkham Bible (1327 35) date=23 June – 24 June 1314 place=Bannockburn, south of Stirling, Scotland… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Culloden — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Culloden partof=the Jacobite Rising of 1745–46 caption= date=16 April 1746 place=Culloden, Scotland result=Decisive Hanoverian Victory combatant1=flagicon|UK|1606 British Army combatant2=Jacobites,… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Roslin — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Roslin partof=the First War of Scottish Independence caption= date=24 February, 1303 place=Midlothian, Scotland result=Scottish victory combatant1=Scotland combatant2=England commander1= John III Comyn …   Wikipedia

  • Falkirk —    FALKIRK, a burgh, market town, and parish, in the county of Stirling; including the villages of Barleyside, Bonnybridge, Camelon, Glen, and Laurieston, with part of the late quoad sacra district of Grange mouth; and containing 15,621… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Battle of Old Byland — Part of First War of Scottish Independence Date 14 October 1322 Location Scawton Moor, Yorkshire, England …   Wikipedia


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