Second battle of Culloden rages as locals clash with developers

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Kevin McKenna
Second battle of Culloden rages as locals clash with developers

The site where Jacobite forces made their last stand is now threatened by house buildersFor nearly three centuries the bones of Highland soldiers who fell defending their land, language and faith have lain undisturbed on Culloden Moor, a few miles east of Inverness. On 16 April 1746, these Jacobites had fought to the death with their Bonnie Prince Charlie in a bloody and brutal battle against the Duke of Cumberland’s Hanoverian forces. It was the final act of the third…

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Kevin McKenna
Second battle of Culloden rages as locals clash with developers