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More on St. Fillan and the Bruce

More on St. Fillan and the Bruce

We started the story… …of Inchaffray Abbey, and Bruce’s endowment to it in PART ONE, I talked about Bruce’s decision to give an endowment for a chapel to St. Fillan and a brief history of the early, awful months of 1306. In PART TWO, I […]

Midsummer Snow

Midsummer Snow

With Midsummer’s Day and the Midsummer blog hop on us, it seems a particularly good day to tell the story of St. Bee’s. St. Bee’s is actually a church in northern England, but it was visited by James Douglas and his raiders in the years […]