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Dunfermline in Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom
 

Grave of the Mother of Sir William Wallace

1303 A.D.

 
 
Mother of Sir William Wallace Grave image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 2, 2011
1. Mother of Sir William Wallace Grave
Inscription.
There is a tradition that the Mother of Sir William Wallace is buried at this spot marked by a Thorn Tree. This was the former site of the Abbey's weeping cross.
 
Location. 56° 4.219′ N, 3° 27.803′ W. Marker is in Dunfermline, Scotland, in Fife. Marker can be reached from Maygate. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dunfermline, Scotland KY12 7NE, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 16 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Blackness Castle (approx. 7.9 kilometers away); The Forth Rail Bridge (approx. 9 kilometers away); Linlithgow Palace (approx. 13.4 kilometers away); 603 (City of Edinburgh) Squadron (approx. 15.3 kilometers away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Mother of Sir William Wallace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 2, 2011
2. Mother of Sir William Wallace Marker
A second marker is located on the wall next to the Abbot House leading into the cemetery on the right.
Mother of William Wallace Grave image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 2, 2011
3. Mother of William Wallace Grave
Thorn tree is located to the far right of picture where Wallace's mother is buried.
Mother of Sir William Wallace Grave image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 2, 2011
4. Mother of Sir William Wallace Grave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 185 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 19, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.   3. submitted on July 20, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.   4. submitted on July 19, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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