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Siege Machine, Urquhart Castle

In 1296, Edward I of England invaded Scotland and laid siege to Urquhart Castle. He used a machine similar to this replica to break down the Caste walls. This particular Trebuchet is a copy of one from France and can throw 70kg stones up to 200m. Map location.

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Date added:May 04, 2012
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