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Glencoe

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

[ScG comhann, narrow].

One of the most resonant names in the Highland imagination, a 10-mile long glen surrounding the River Coe in the western Highlands, in the north of the...

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Glencoe

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 171 words.

Based in London, England, Glencoe was formed in 1971 by two ex-members of Forevermore; Mick Travis (guitar/vocals) and Stewart Francis

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Glencoe

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Based in London, England, Glencoe was formed in 1971 by two ex-members of Forevermore; Mick Travis (guitar/vocals) and Stewart Francis (drums). Graham Maitland (d. 1997; keyboards/vocals),...

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Glencoe

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

[ScG comhann, narrow].

One of the most resonant names in the Highland imagination, a 10-mile long glen surrounding the River Coe in the western Highlands, in the north of the...

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Glencoe, Massacre of

Andrew Mackillop.

in The Oxford Companion to Scottish History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 623 words.

The Massacre of Glencoe MacDonalds on 13 February 1692 has traditionally been portrayed as an example of the endemic clan

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Glencoe, Massacre of

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 101 words.

a massacre in 1692 of members of the Jacobite MacDonald clan by Campbell soldiers, which took place near Glencoe in

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Glencoe

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 20 words.

Glenchomure 1343, Glencole 1491. ‘Valley of the River Coe’. Gaelic gleann. The meaning of the river-name is

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Glencoe

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 92 words.

[ScG comhann, narrow].

One of the most resonant names in the Highland imagination, a 10-mile long glen surrounding the

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Glencoe massacre

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 121 words.

As part of the pacification of the Highlands after the collapse of the Jacobite rising of 1689–90 a royal order

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Glencoe massacre

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 121 words.

As part of the pacification of the Highlands after the collapse of the Jacobite rising of 1689–90 a royal order

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Glencoe massacre

J. R. Jones.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 206 words.

The massacre, on 13 February 1692, has remained one of the most potent ‘myths’ in Scottish history. As part

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