Battle of Culloden

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Mark Cartwright
by David Morier
published on 18 January 2023

An 18th-century painting by David Morier showing the Battle of Culloden on 16 April 1746 in Scotland where the Jacobite Rebellion, which attempted to replace George II of Great Britain (r. 1727-1760) and return to the Royal Stuart line, was definitively ended. (Royal Collection Trust)

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Morier, D. (2023, January 18). Battle of Culloden. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Morier, David. "Battle of Culloden." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 18, 2023.

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Morier, David. "Battle of Culloden." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Jan 2023. Web. 08 Feb 2023.