(1568) Catholic forces supporting Mary Queen of Scots were routed by Protestants
Syn: ↑battle of Langside
Regions: ↑Scotland
Instance Hypernyms: ↑pitched battle

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  • Langside — (spr. längßaid), Dorf bei Glasgow in Schottland, bekannt durch die Niederlage der Truppen der Königin Maria Stuart durch Morray 13. Mai 1568 …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Langside —    LANGSIDE, a village, in the parish of Cathcart, Upper ward of the county of Renfrew, 2½ miles (S. W. by S.) from Glasgow; containing 125 inhabitants. This village, ever memorable for the battle which took place in its immediate vicinity,… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

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  • Langside College — is a further and higher education college located in the Mount Florida / Battlefield region of Glasgow.It was established in 1947 and enrolls over 10,000 students every year of whom over 1,500 are from countries outwith the European Union, the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Battle of Langside — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Langside partof=Civil war between Mary Queen of Scots and Regent Moray caption= date=13 May 1568 place=Langside south of Glasgow result=victory for Regent Moray combatant1=Regent Moray combatant2=Mary… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Wilson, Baron Wilson of Langside — Henry Stephen Wilson, Baron Wilson of Langside PC QC (Scot.) (21 March 1916 ndash; 23 November 1997) was a Scottish lawyer, Labour politician and life peer.The son of James Wilson, solicitor, Glasgow, and Margaret Young, he was educated at the… …   Wikipedia