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Dumbarton Castle has the longest recorded history of any stronghold in Scotland. It overlooks the Scottish town of Dumbarton, and sits on a plug of volcanic basalt known as Dumbarton Rock which is 240 feet high. Wikipedia

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Full-Day Private Braveheart Tour from Edinburgh

Dumbarton Castle, Glasgow

Our private group visits key locations in the life of William Wallace – Braveheart – Stirling Castle , Bannockburn and the Wallace Monument. On this tour you will get a unique insight into the life of Braveheart . Take in the Braveheart tour from Edinburgh of two historic monuments and Bannockburn William Wallace – Braveheart - defeated the English at the battle of Stirling Bridge in the Wars of Independence . Robert the Bruce ensured victory by defeating the English at the Battle of Bannockburn . The National Wallace Monument is a unique tribute to Scotland's Braveheart William Wallace .An unmissable feature on the first floor is the Wallace Sword, a powerful symbol of his courage and skill. The sword is 1.68m long . Wallace’s sword was brought to the Monument in 1888 from its historic resting place in Dumbarton Castle. During the Wars of Independence with England (1296–1356), Stirling Castle changed hands frequently. Wallace’s greatest victory was at Stirling Bridge (1297)

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Loch Lomond, Dumbarton and Stirling Castle, Private Day Tour from Edinburgh

Dumbarton Castle, Glasgow

Explore the wonders of magnificent Scottish architecture, get lost in the rich history of Dumbarton Castle, and wander the great halls of Stirling Castle. Travel back in time on this tour and experience what royalty once did whilst also enjoying the natural beauty which surrounds the castles. • Full-day small group tour from Edinburgh • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your driver/guide on this small group tour (no one apart from you and your family members, friends will attend this tour) • Kids friendly (5+ age) • You have more free time for sightseeing compared to similar bus tours • Small group tour with a maximum of 6 passengers • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your driver/guide on this small group tour • Tour can be customised • Please note that tours stops and timings are flexible and for reference purposes only

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Loch Lomond, Dumbarton and Stirling Castle, Small Group Day Tour from Edinburgh

Dumbarton Castle, Glasgow

Explore the wonders of magnificent Scottish architecture, get lost in the rich history of Dumbarton Castle, and wander the great halls of Stirling Castle. Travel back in time on this tour and experience what royalty once did whilst also enjoying the natural beauty which surrounds the castles. • Full-day small group tour from Edinburgh • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your driver/guide on this small group tour (no one apart from you and your family members, friends will attend this tour) • Kids friendly (0+ age) • You have more free time for sightseeing compared to similar bus tours • Small group tour with a maximum of 6 passengers • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your driver/guide on this small group tour • Tour can be customised • Please note that tours stops and timings are flexible and for reference purposes only

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Magical, Enchanting Forest Walk, Loch Lomond & Dumbarton Castle Experience

Dumbarton Castle, Glasgow

Enjoy a forest walk through the enchanting Puck's Glen on the Cowal Peninsula, Argyllshire. This is a must do visit in which you will experience criss-cross bridges, waterfalls and rock pools. Re-energise with a short break at a local tearoom before travelling on to the "Rest and be Thankful" for a photo opportunity. A short drive from here we will travel to the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond. In the afternoon we will conclude the tour with a visit to Dumbarton Castle. Another climb with over 300 steps to the top for some terrific panoramic views of the Clyde Estuary before returning to your hotel/accommodation.

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Holiday Vlog Part 3 | Dumbarton Castle | Loch Lomond | Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

This video concludes our mini-holiday. We drove home and stopped off at Loch Lomond and in Dumbarton to see Dumbarton ...

January 23, 2022

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July 24, 2022

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April 3, 2019

Dumbarton Castle has the longest recorded history of any stronghold DRONE - Glasgow Scotland - ECTV

Sorry this drone video is a little bouncy... It was windy and I was zoomed in so it all moved 5 feet when I only wanted to adjust an ...

July 26, 2022

Dumbarton Castle

20 min driving from Glasgow.

August 24, 2020

Loading steel in Sheffield followed by an unload in Dumbarton

Its a easy week back into it after returning from holiday. Follow me while I load in Sheffield and then a trip to Dumbarton with an ...

July 24, 2022

Dumbarton Castle

I visited Dumbarton Castle, in the town of Dumbarton. It was once the capital of the Ancient Kingdom of Strathclyde. It was once ...

February 23, 2019

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