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Historic Arbroath

Anne Turner Simpson

Historic Arbroath

the archaeological implications of development

by Anne Turner Simpson

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Published by University of Glasgow.Dept.of Archaeology in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Anne Turner Simpson [and] Sylvia Stevenson.
SeriesScottish Burgh Survey
ContributionsStevenson, Sylvia., University of Glasgow. Department of Archaeology.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13788954M

Wander south toward the sea and spot Arbroath’s historic buildings. See the heritage-listed Arbroath Town House, the Corn Exchange and Webster Theatre. High Street is lined with charming old façades of shops and cafés. The Declaration of Arbroath Statue is dedicated to the historic document that declared Scotland’s independence in /5(1). Arbroath Abbey, in the Scottish town of Arbroath, was founded in by King William the Lion for a group of Tironensian Benedictine monks from Kelso was consecrated in with a dedication to the deceased Saint Thomas Becket, whom the king had met at the English court. It was William's only personal foundation — he was buried before the high altar of the church in

Arbroath, the largest town in Angus, is home to the famous Arbroath Abbey, where in the Declaration of Arbroath was signed. This traditional seaside town, with its picturesque harbour is also home to the famous Arbroath Smokie, haddock smoked over wood fires, and considered a delicacy all over the world. There is lots of things to see and do in Angus. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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