Raid into Scotland destroys abbeys and castles

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Historical Context Note


The Earl of Hertford leads a further punitive raid into Scotland. In the course of this expedition, he destroys Kelso and Melrose, as well as five other abbeys and sixteen castles.
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Editors. "Raid into Scotland destroys abbeys and castles". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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