Crathes Castle Jacobites Redcoats Re-Enactment
Crathes Castle Jacobites Redcoats Re-enactments. Set in 1745 when Bonnie Prince Charlie has raised his Standard and intends to seize the throne. Free event suitable for all the family.
2015 date was 2nd-3rd May. 2016 date unknown
The ’45 comes back to life. See the British Army on patrol, and watch Jacobites block their path.
Jacobites lie in ambush for the Redcoats . Using real reproduction muskets a shooting match results between both sides. The Jacobites would have used either captured British Army muskets or French muskets.