Re: [Stonehaven Genealogy] I DIDN'T KNOW THIS --- DID YOU?
- The MacBeth's cairn is in a ring of trees on a hillside
of a farm just north of Banchory-Ternan. It is supposed
to be where he is buried. I have seen it from the road,
but haven't tromped up the hill to see it yet. Maybe on
another trip to Scotland.
I DIDN'T KNOW THIS --- DID YOU?
One of Scotland's most famous literary figures, Macbeth,
was a real historical figure who ruled the kingdom from
1040 to 1057. Contrary to Shakespeare's version of events,
Macbeth did not die until three years after the battle of