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  • 02:56 New The Reivers - Making Of The Borders Alistair Moffat

    The Reivers - Making Of The Borders Alistair Moffat

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    The entire 6 part series as seen on ITV Border. From the early fourteenth century to the end of the sixteenth, the Anglo-Scottish borderlands witnessed one of the most intense periods of warfare and disorder ever seen in modern Europe. As a consequence of

  • 05:33 New Border Reivers

    Border Reivers

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    From 1300s to 1600s; these fericous men's way of life was first born out of need. They were also great poets, artists and musicians. Their descendants today have become presidents, world leaders and some of the first men to walk on the moon. http://www.sc

  • 03:05 New The Border Reivers

    The Border Reivers

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    A short extract from Jim Webb's documentary - 'Born Fighting - How the Scots-Irish Shaped America' about the culture of the Reivers of the borderlands between Scotland & England, many of whom were exiled to Ulster in King James' Plantation. Please visit:

  • 03:19 SAVE THE ARGYLLS - NO SOUND

    SAVE THE ARGYLLS - NO SOUND

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    Scotch House, Knightsbridge. Duchess of Argyll arrives to collect signatures to save the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Duchess Presented with bouquet - Queen Mothers piper - Pipe Major Bob Hill plays. Duchess collecting signatures. People queueing. Y

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    Save The Argylls Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown. London MS Margaret, Duchess of Argyll, former wife of the Chief of the Clan Campbell, arriving at The Scotch House in Brompton Road, S.W.1 in part of the nation-wi

  • 00:59 Auld Argylls

    Auld Argylls

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  • 06:32 WWII - Battle Of St Valery

    WWII - Battle Of St Valery

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    During WWII the 51st Highland Division(TA) became part of the British Expeditionary Force in 1940. They were sent to try and halt the advance of German units in France. One of the soldiers who was there, Spr Jimmy Johnstone can testify to the truth of the

  • 09:10 Heroes Of St Valery / Bloody Fields Of Flanders / El Alamein / 51st Highland Division / Badge...

    Heroes Of St Valery / Bloody Fields Of Flanders / El Alamein / 51st Highland Division / Badge...

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    Provided to YouTube by The Orchard Enterprises Heroes of St Valery / Bloody Fields of Flanders / El Alamein / 51st Highland Division / Badge of Scotland / Kate Dalrymple / Ghlass Ault / Mason's Apron / Battle of the Somme / Longueval / Chasing · Massed Pi

  • 03:57 Heroes Of St. Valery

    Heroes Of St. Valery

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    Samuel Foucher (Accordion), Willy Clementson (Fiddle), Clara Stickney (Harp), and Benjamin Foss (Soprano Bouzouki) at Maine Fiddle Camp, August 2017. The tune is Heroes of St. Valery, which Samuel learned from Becky Tracy at Northern Roots 2017.

  • 1:01:36 Commémoration De La Bataille De SAINT VALERY

    Commémoration De La Bataille De SAINT VALERY

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    Commémoration de la Bataille de SAINT VALERY EN CAUX, en juin 1940. Hommage aux troupes alliées et plus particulièrement aux troupes écossaises de la 51ème Highland Division.

  • 06:48 The Beaches Of St  Valery - Sung By Doug

    The Beaches Of St Valery - Sung By Doug

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    On the 77th Anniversary of the surrender of the 51st Highland Division to the German Army at St. Valery, France, on June 12, 1940. After a heroic last stand, they were not rescued as were those in similar circumstances at Dunkirk.

  • 01:06 51st HD Celebrate At St. Valery

    51st HD Celebrate At St. Valery

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    The 51st Highland Division recently held a special parade at St. Valery on the Somme to pay honour to those who fell in the rear guard action of 1940. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/f9775adf93e444d

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