A collection of primary Jacobite sources
Jacobites site gives sources of information in relation to the Jacobite Rebellion of 1745. It is not intended to convey any opinion as to the political history of the '45 Jacobite Rebellion, there are plenty of sites already dealing with that aspect of Jacobite history.
The object is to show, through actual documents, text and pictures what the leading Jacobites of the Jacobite Rebellion 1745 were really like. The descriptions of the principal characters including Bonnie Prince Charlie, lists of prisoners captured after the battle of Culloden, summaries of evidence from witnesses at the trials of leading Jacobite's and named Hanoverian government spies make interesting reading. Use the SEARCH field at the top of every page to find names within the site.
Jacobite database. Use the DATABASE button to access the database page which will take you to various lists. At present there are 7,957 names in the database with each record having over 100 fields. Each field is indexed so making it very easy to filter information. These lists could be of interest to anyone researching their family tree.
Click on the Bellfindlay link to see how easy it was to distort the real facts into a story that became known as the truth.
Click on this link to access the page Borrodale Caves.
Prince Charles stayed in the Borrodale Caves before leaving for France. An article by Kees Slings from Holland relives his expedition to find the location of the caves.
The menu system contains pages with links to people and events. Click the link READ MORE... to open a webpage and access further information.
On 16 April 2016 it was 270th since the battle of Culloden. A new gallery has been made to show the interest taken in the event by hundreds of people from all over the World who claim some Scottish ancestry or interest in Scottish affairs. 270th anniversary pictures.
This site is being continually updated.
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- Loch nan Uamh Gallery
- Glenfinnan Gallery
- Prentonpans Gallery
- Shap Gallery
- Picture Gallery Monkstat House
- Keith Gallery
- Culloden Moor Gallery >
- Invereen Gallery >
- Eilean Donan Castle Gallery
- Fort George
- Portree Gallery
- North-west Skye Gallery
- Kilmuir Graveyard, Isle of Skye
- Otter Haven, Kylerhea, Isle of Skye
- Dunvegan Castle, Isle of Skye
- Borrodale Caves
- Achnacarry House