Duke of Cumberland

July 23, 2018

THE DUKE OF CUMBERLAND (PART THREE – THE LATER YEARS)

  Following his return from Scotland, the Duke of Cumberland was hailed as a national hero, and it seemed that his future was bright. Beloved of his people and the monarch’s favourite son, he was […]
July 9, 2018

THE DUKE OF CUMBERLAND (PART TWO – THE ’45 AND AFTERMATH)

  By the time the Duke of Cumberland arrived home from Flanders, Prince Charles Stuart had taken Scotland for his father, assembled over 5,000 followers, and was clearly intent on heading south for England. Cumberland […]
June 25, 2018

THE DUKE OF CUMBERLAND (PART ONE – THE EARLY YEARS)

  In the Jacobite Chronicles Prince William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland features as a villain, his personality and actions being mainly viewed from the Jacobite perspectives of Beth and Alex. In this series of blogs […]