battle of Falkirk

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William Wallace (c. 1270—1305) patriot and guardian of Scotland

battle of Stirling Bridge


Edward I (1239—1307) king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine

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*Wallace's victory at Stirling Bridge in 1297 had shaken the English hold on Scotland. Edward I assembled a large army and on 22 July 1298 defeated William Wallace's men near the river Carron.

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