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Charles Edward Stuart’s travelling canteen

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The travelling canteen closed

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The travelling canteen opened

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The travelling canteen and contents

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Details of exterior

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Portrait of Charles Edward Stuart by John Pettie on a tin of shortbread biscuits

Source: us.walkersshortbread.com

Visit the site http://us.walkersshortbread.com/product/Bonnie_Prince_Charlie_Fingers_Tin/23180.aspx

Bonnie Prince Charlie Entering the Ballroom at Holyroodhouse, by Victorian artist John Pettie; before AD 1892

Source: royalcollection.org.uk

Visit the site http://www.royalcollection.org.uk/collection/401247/bonnie-prince-charlie-entering-the-ballroom-at-holyroodhouse

Portrait of Charles Edward Stuart by Louis Gabriel Blanchet; 1738

Source: npg.org.uk

Visit the site http://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portraitLarge/mw07190/Prince-Charles-Edward-Stuart

BBC interactive animation of the key events of the 1745 Rebellion

Source: bbc.co.uk

Visit the site http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/interactive/animations/bonnie_prince/index_embed.shtml

Commemorative medal for Captain Alexander Campbell; about 1700.

Source: britishmuseum.org

Visit the site http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/collection_online/collection_object_details.aspx?searchText=Darien&images=true&from=ad&fromDate=1680&to=ad&toDate=1800&ILINK|34484,|assetId=590536&objectId=951109&partId=1

BBC video about the Darien Scheme (10 minutes)

Source: bbc.co.uk



See this video on bbc.co.uk http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/history/union_and_jacobites/the_darien_scheme/

Scotland’s history

Source: bbc.co.uk

BBC videos about the role of Scots in the growth of the British Empire in the AD 1700s, with a link to the AD 1800s



See this video on bbc.co.uk http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/history/enlightenment_and_empire/

Short BBC video about Scottish emigration to Australia and New Zealand in the 1800s (1)

Source: bbc.co.uk



See this video on bbc.co.uk http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/zk2gd2p

Short BBC video about Scottish emigration to Australia and New Zealand in the 1800s (2)

Source: bbc.co.uk



See this video on bbc.co.uk http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/zqhk2hv

Outside the classroom



Here are some relevant museums and sites to visit.

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Source: nms.ac.uk

Visit the site http://www.nms.ac.uk/national-museum-of-scotland/

Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Inverness

Source: nts.org.uk

Visit the site http://www.nts.org.uk/Culloden/Home/

National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh

Source: nls.uk

Visit the site http://www.nls.uk/

National Portrait Gallery, London

Source: npg.org.uk

Visit the site http://www.npg.org.uk

British Museum, London

Source: britishmuseum.org

Visit the site http://www.britishmuseum.org/
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Charles Edward Stuart’s travelling canteen