William Wallace’s Castle?

Published on
27 August, 2019

Synopsis:

A man traverses the Gameshope valley near Talla reservoir in the Scottish Borders, searching for the site of a castle said to have been the stronghold of William Wallace

Written by
Mark Nicol

Historian – Filmmaker – Blogger – Guided Tours – Group Speaker

Read my Post or Watch my Video below.

William Wallace’s Castle?

The Gameshope Valley is one of the most remote in Southern Scotland.
But it has links to one of Scotland’s greatest heroes.

Fancy seeing these places for yourself?

Mark offers dedicated day trips that focus on experiencing these places and finding out more about your family history in the Scottish Borders.
Click below to our dedicated website:

You May Also Like:

Shorts – Reivers murder

“Put to the horn” what can it mean?
A common punishment dished out to Border Reivers.

The Legend of the Black Dwarf

A man searches for evidence that Sir Walter Scott’s novel “the Black Dwarf” was based on a real man who lived in the Scottish Borders

Shorts – Peebles standing stones

A man sees a drawing of 2 standing stones on-line then searches for them on the ground

Wars of Independance in Galashiels?

A man traces a link between Tweedbank in Galashiels and Caddonlee which was for centuries the muster point of the massed Scottish armies invading England.

Shorts – Kingfisher Dreams

A man dreams of kingfishers and riverscapes

Recommended Reads

(Click image to buy your own copy)

Got any Questions?
Ask away…..

Follow me on:

Follow me on my Social Streams where exclusive and extra content can be found
A like and follow of my channels goes a long way in encouraging me to create more fascinating content for you!