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Dumbarton coat-of-arms

Archibald MacDonald

Dumbarton coat-of-arms

by Archibald MacDonald

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Published by (s.n.) in Dumbarton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprinted from the "Dumbarton Herald" with additional notes.

Statementby Archibald MacDonald.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13667351M

Last week I was at Dumbarton Castle which is an old friend to me as I used to play around it when I was a wee girl as I lived not far from the castle. It might be a disappointment to some people as it’s not much of a castle really, well not like Edinburgh or Stirling. But Dumbarton was the ancient capital of Strathclyde, so it’s more of a fort and has been used as such since at least AD - Explore mjhhjm99's board "Heraldry" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Coat of arms, Arms and Family crest pins.

The article concludes with a few pictures of its successor, New Dumbarton Cemetery, which opened at the end of Some of the historic memorials in the older burial grounds are pictured and discussed. Much of this article is based on local historian Donald MacLeod's book "The God's Acres of Dumbarton" (), a work that is long out of.   Dumbarton Churches Together have established a unified response to support the community of Dumbarton by bringing volunteers and people in need together; this could be something as simple as a weekly/twice weekly telephone call to those who are socially isolated or to help someone who needs food or medications picked up due to the coronavirus.

Ivan Napier's book on the Napier Family (), p. 35, states "Dr. Patrick Napier was born and educated in Scotland, son of Robert Napier, and grandson of Sir John Napier, noted Mathematician, scholar, inventor. (He) immigrated to America in , sponsored by Peter Ford, settled in Gloucester County, VA., and moved shortly to York County, VA.". The core of Strathclyde is the strath of the River major sites associated with the kingdom are shown, as is the marker Clach nam Breatann (English: Rock of the Britons), the probable northern extent of the kingdom at an early areas were added to or subtracted from theCapital: Dumbarton and Govan.


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