Action at Happrew

Action at Happrew

The Battle of Happrew was a skirmish which took place around February 1304, during the First War of Scottish Independence. A chevauchée of English knights, which included Robert de Clifford, William de Latimer and the later Scottish King, Robert the Bruce had been sent south from Dunfermline under Sir John Segrave to locate and capture the rebels Sir William Wallace and Sir Simon Fraser. The rebel Scots were routed but Fraser and Wallace escaped. ... more on Wikipedia

The Battles of William Wallace