Stirling Castle Looking out over Stirling at the National Wallace Monument. Robert the Bruce
Castle fortifications The Forework, the main entrance to the castle. Royal Palace
Wood roof construction The outer part of the castle. Castle tower
Battle of Stirling Bridge, which took place on September 11, 1297 during the First War of Scottish Independence. William Wallace and Andrew Moray defeated the English army under the Earl or Surrey. The River Forth, which was spanned by Stirling Bridge. National Wallace Monument, 220 ft tall tower in honor of Sir William Wallace.
Battle of Stirling Bridge battlefield The present day Stirling Bridge Loch Lomond, a quick stop on my way to Stirling

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