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  • 05:18 Popular Isle Of Lewis Chessmen - 900 Year Old Gaming Pieces

    Isle Of Lewis Chessmen - 900 Year Old Gaming Pieces

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    Showcasing the Lewis chessmen, dated to 12th century. One motivation for uploading this is the many replica sets advertised for sale as 'authentic' and 'premium' etc, when they are in fact anything but.

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  • 02:43 Popular Eilidh Mackenzie From The Isle Of Lewis At Emigrants Statue, Helmsdale

    Eilidh Mackenzie From The Isle Of Lewis At Emigrants Statue, Helmsdale

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    Eilidh Mackenzie frm the Isle of Lweis sang "Teannaibh dluth is togaibh fonn" at the unveiling by First Minister alex Salmond MSP of the Emigrants Statue at Helmsdale. The statue commemorates the people of the Highlands and Islands who left their homeland

  • 2:10:16 Popular The Game Of Kings: Medieval Ivory Chessmen From The Isle Of Lewis

    The Game Of Kings: Medieval Ivory Chessmen From The Isle Of Lewis

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    Discover what the Isle of Lewis chessmen can tell us about the development of chess as both a game and an art form. Introduction by exhibition curator Barbara Drake Boehm, Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters, MMA. Presented with the exhibition Th

  • 31:36 Popular Lecture 2 Isle Of Lewis Chessmen

    Lecture 2 Isle Of Lewis Chessmen

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    Isle Of Lewis Chessmen Lecture

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  • 01:27 Popular Isle Of Lewis Chessmen

    Isle Of Lewis Chessmen

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    These magnificent carvings probably date from the late 12th Century, or early 13th Century. They were found on the Isle of Lewis at Uig bay sometime before 11th April 1831 and 83 were sold in Edinburgh in by Roderick Pirie and T.A. Forrest. Later 11 piece

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  • 15:02 Popular Illuminati / Masonic / Freemasons / Knights Templar Symbols At Stirling Castle Scotland

    Illuminati / Masonic / Freemasons / Knights Templar Symbols At Stirling Castle Scotland

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  • 13:49 Popular The Landscape Mysteries Of The Kings Knot At Stirling Castle. An Axis Of Mystery.

    The Landscape Mysteries Of The Kings Knot At Stirling Castle. An Axis Of Mystery.

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    Here I examine some interesting alignments associated with Rennes le Chateau and Stirling Castle. Also examined is the Paris Observatory and its associations with Montserrat in Spain. The octagon of Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest points the way to the K

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  • 03:05 Popular Scotland Stirling Castle Bruce Wallace

    Scotland Stirling Castle Bruce Wallace

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    Scotland Stirling Castle Bruce Wallace Roy Stewarts Scottish Tours Tel. 01505 872877 jr.stewart@btinternet.com Stirling Castle, located in Stirling, is one of the largest and most important castles, both historically and architecturally, in Scotland. The

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  • 04:37 Popular The Incredible History Of Stirling Castle 27.06.14

    The Incredible History Of Stirling Castle 27.06.14

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    Steward Brian Gibson has worked at Stirling Castle for 22 years. He takes us on a tour of the castle and shares plenty of fascinating facts. Armed Forces Day 2014 is held in Stirling with the ceremony taking place at the famous castle.

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  • 06:56 Popular Historic Scotland | Stirling Castle: A Glimpse Of Magnificence

    Historic Scotland | Stirling Castle: A Glimpse Of Magnificence

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    Experience the grandeur of the newly refurbished Renaissance royal palace at Stirling Castle. This short film offers a tantalizing glimpse of the sumptuous interiors, now returned to how they may have looked in the mid 16th century. See fabulous period co

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  • 04:57 Popular Danny Macaskill - Industrial Revolutions

    Danny Macaskill - Industrial Revolutions

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    Industrial Revolutions is the amazing new film from street trials riding star Danny Macaskill. Filmed and edited for Channel 4 's documentary Concrete Circus by Stu Thomson from http://www.CutMedia.com Industrial Revolutions sees Danny take his incredible

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  • 04:32 Popular The Massacre Of Glencoe

    The Massacre Of Glencoe

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    Another request, for Barbara this time. Not traditional as many think but written by Jim Mclean in 1963. It tells the story of the infamous massacre of the MacDonald clan by the Campbells in Feb 1692. The story is told here in detail http://www.electricsc

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