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The Scotland Guide
© David Williams


These articles describe the development of the city from the early days until the present time.
The nine individual articles are listed below.

1 The early history
2 The fifteenth and sixteenth centuries
3 The seventeenth century
4 The eighteenth century
5 The early nineteenth century
6 The nineteenth-century expansion
7 The late Victorian period
8 The twentieth century
9 The present
Langside Battlefield Memorial celebrates the major battle which took place in 1568.
The Battle of Langside was between the forces of Mary, Queen of Scots and Regent Moray. As a result of her defeat the young queen fled to England where she was eventually beheaded in 1587.

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