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General Monck - Treasure beneath the wav…

30-09-2014 Hits:1080 Local History William Shand

General Monck - Treasure beneath the waves

During the 17th century the walled city of Dundee was regarded as the most secure place in Scotland, the wealth of the viscount of Newburgh and the earls of Tweeddale...

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Dundee VC winners given recognition

05-12-2013 Hits:924 Local History William Shand

Although this section is about ghosts and ghouls the true story below illustrates the contempt often paid to the dead. On Saturday 17 May 2003 at the Eastern Necropolis, The only...

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Bonnie Dundee, John Graham of Claverhous…

05-12-2013 Hits:905 Local History William Shand

Bonnie Dundee, John Graham of Claverhouse

Bonnie Dundee, John Graham of Claverhouse, led the Jacobites in the Rising of 1689 and was killed at the battle of Killiecrankie on July 27th. The night before the battle...

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  • The History of Mincemeat Pies
    The History of Mincemeat Pies Mincemeat or Mince Pies have a long history, the origins of this Christmas treat can be traced back to the birthplace of Jesus Christ.The Crusaders…
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  • Silent Night: The Song Heard 'Round the World
    Silent Night: The Song Heard 'Round the World On December 24, 1818, a song was born that would wing its way into the hearts of people throughout the world. The carol "Stille Nacht!…
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  • The tradition of sending Christmas cards
    The tradition of sending Christmas cards The first Christmas card was commissioned in 1843 by Sir Henry Cole and showed three generations of a family raising a toast to the card's…
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