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Memorial to Wallace

 
 
Memorial to William Wallace image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 4, 2011
1. Memorial to William Wallace
Located at the entrance to Edinburgh Castle, Scotland
Inscription.

Memorial to Wallace
________________
Erected by
The Corporation of Edinburgh
Under Captain Hugh Reid's bequest
Unveiled 28th of May 1929

The Rt. Hon. Sir Alexander Stevenson
Lord Provost

 
Erected 1929.
 
Location. 55° 56.915′ N, 3° 11.916′ W. Marker is in Edinburgh, Scotland, in Lothian. Touch for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Memorial to Robert the Bruce (here, next to this marker); John Knox (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); The Black Watch Monument (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Scottish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Adam Smith (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); In Memory of Scottish-American Soldiers (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Adam Smith Grave (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); 603 (City of Edinburgh) Squadron (approx. 10.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Edinburgh.
 
More about this marker. This is the Statue of William Wallace that inspired Randall Wallace, American screenwriter, to write the screenplay for the 1995 blockbuster film Braveheart, staring Mel Gibson.
 
Also see . . .
Memorial to William Wallace Statue image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 4, 2011
2. Memorial to William Wallace Statue

1. Randall Wallace and Braveheart. The statues inspiration for the scripting of Braveheart by Randall Wallace (Submitted on July 24, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.) 

2. The William Wallace Society. (Submitted on July 24, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.)
 
Additional keywords. William Wallace, Braveheart, Randall Wallace
 
Categories. Wars, Non-US
 
Edinburgh Castle image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 4, 2011
3. Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Castle from Princess Street Gardens
Memorial to William Wallace & Robert Bruce Statues image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 4, 2011
4. Memorial to William Wallace & Robert Bruce Statues
Edinburgh Castle image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 4, 2011
5. Edinburgh Castle
Entrance to Edinburgh Castle
William Wallace & Robert Bruce Statues image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 4, 2011
6. William Wallace & Robert Bruce Statues
At Edinburgh Castle Entrance
 
 
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