The History of Leith

August 17, 2011

Battle of Bothwell Bridge

The Battle of Bothwell Bridge, or Bothwell Brig, took place on 22 June 1679. It was fought between government troops and militant Presbyterian Covenanters, and signalled the end of their brief rebellion. The battle took place at the bridge over the River Clyde, near Bothwell in Lanarkshire, Scotland. for more click here

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