The Scottish crown jewels are also known as "The Honours of Scotland". They consist of a crown, sword and sceptre. On the Union of the Crowns in the Scottish crown jewels were left in Scotland when King James VI of Scotland inherited the English throne.
Scotland gained independence in after Robert the Bruce defeated the English army at the Battle of Bannockburn. My direct ancestor, William Braveheart Wallace, fought Robert the Bruce, who is my husband's direct ancestor.
Discovered less than 30 years ago beneath the bustling streets of Scotlands capital city the Edinburgh Vaults are consistently named one of the most haunted places in the world-and for good reason. For more than 200 years the abandoned vaults remained u