Difference between revisions of "Scotland"

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the land of Scots.
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'''Scotland''' is a country within the [[British Isles]] that shares a land border with [[England]]. The early inhabitants were the [[Pict]]s. It became a single [[kingdom]] in the [[9th century]]. It was invaded by the [[Roman]]s (who were unsuccessfull), the [[Ireland|Irish]] and the [[Viking]]s (who settled in various areas), and the English (who became the new landlords). The first [[monarch]] of both England and Scotland was [[James VI]] (or [[James I]] of England).
  
near [[Ireland]], [[England]].
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The [[language]] and the word "Scot" come from the Irish immigrants.
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==Scotland in the SCA==
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In the [[SCA]], Scotland is part of the [[Crown Principality of Insulae Draconis]].

Revision as of 14:38, 20 August 2004

Scotland is a country within the British Isles that shares a land border with England. The early inhabitants were the Picts. It became a single kingdom in the 9th century. It was invaded by the Romans (who were unsuccessfull), the Irish and the Vikings (who settled in various areas), and the English (who became the new landlords). The first monarch of both England and Scotland was James VI (or James I of England).

The language and the word "Scot" come from the Irish immigrants.

Scotland in the SCA

In the SCA, Scotland is part of the Crown Principality of Insulae Draconis.