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Robert the Bruce Trail

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Robert the Bruce was one of the most revered warriors of his generation. Often referred to as ‘Good King Robert’, he is best  known for his defeat of the  English army under Edward II at Bannockburn in 1314. 

A Netflix original, Outlaw King, follows Robert the Bruce’s battle  to regain control after being made  an outlaw by the King of England  for taking the Scottish Crown.

Visit the Outlaw King filming locations and discover the real story of Robert the Bruce.

  • Audiences:

    Members, Visitors
  • Date Published:

    08 November 2018
  • Last Updated:

    03 June 2024
  • Publisher:

    Historic Environment Scotland
  • Publication Types:

    Sites Guide
  • Format(s):

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