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Berwick History Society meets every third Wednesday of the month, at 7.30pm, at the Parish Centre on the Parade.
In December, archivist of the King’s Own Scottish Borderers Museum Ian Martin enlightened us on the topic Berwick And Its Regiment: The KOSB.
Originating in the turmoil attending the replacement of James II with William of Orange, the regiment saw its first engagement at the Battle of Killikrankie in 1689, and was also conspicuous in the suppression of the Jacobite rebellions of 1715 and 1745.
The annual celebration of Minden Day commemorates the infantry company, which,... read more

 
14 January 2018 in Regional North East, Views: 43
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