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About blackwatchmuseum

The Museum of The Black Watch offers an insight into one of the British Army's if not the world's most famous fighting units. Scotland's Black Watch is an elite military regiment whose history stretches back almost three centuries.

2019 Summer Festival at the Castle

Our Summer Festival is rapidly approaching and we are busy with final preparation for what promises to be a fantastic day for all the family. Kicking off the event is a performance by The Black Watch Pipes and Drums. This … Continue reading

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Regimental History on Manoeuvres

What an exciting couple of months we have had in the Museum with lots of interesting projects on the go. Some of these include, our Archive cataloguing project, the 1900-1929 digitalisation project, and Museum accreditation returns and planning our Summer … Continue reading

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Easter at the Castle

Easter is nearly upon us so why not hop along to The Black Watch Castle and Museum for some cracking family fun! From Saturday 30th March to Monday 22nd April, come and egg-splore the museum galleries to discover where the … Continue reading

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Roll of Honour

Today’s Roll of Honour commemorates those who died on the 11th November 1918 and also those who died as a consequence of the First World War in the days, weeks, months and years following the signing of the Armistice. We … Continue reading

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Roll of Honour

315081 Pte George Chesney Wield CORSON 13th Bn. formerly 4591 Scot. Horse. 10/11/1918 293210 Pte Thomas MARSHALL latterly 365629 Labour Corps. 10/11/1918 S/21139 Pte James William MEADOWCROFT 13th Bn. 10/11/1918 S/22455 Pte John SEATH 2nd Bn. 10/11/1918 S/23103 L Cpl … Continue reading

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Roll of Honour

10 Pte James ANDERSON 2nd Bn. 09/11/1918 S/5500 Pte William McAULAY 10th Bn. 09/11/1918 S/16560 Pte David SMITH 4/5th Bn. 09/11/1918

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Roll of Honour

S/43593 Pte William DAVIDSON 8th Bn. 08/11/1918 315473 L Cpl Duncan DONALD 13th Bn. formerly 4451 Scot. Horse. 08/11/1918 315612 Pte John FERGUSON 13th Bn. formerly 5729 Scottish Horse. 08/11/1918 S/5818 L Sgt William NEIL 13th Bn. 08/11/1918

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