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The stirling bridge ...ask the scots | by Nicolas Valentin
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The stirling bridge ...ask the scots

One of the best known battles linked to Stirling is the one at Stirling Bridge at the end of the 12th century, when William Wallace defeated the English army. Wallace foresaw the advantage of the old and narrow Stirling Bridge and drew the English onto it. The outcome was to be expected.

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Taken on June 26, 2007