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Inchmahome Priory

Located on a small Scottish island in the scenic Lake of Menteith, founded in 1238 by Walter Comyn, Earl of Menteith. The Priory was a thriving community for over 300 years. It offered sanctuary to Royal visitors, including King Robert the Bruce who visited the Island (1306), and Mary Queen of Scots (1547), then age 4, who took refuge on the island following the ‘War of the Rough Wooing’ alongside the ‘four maries.’ ┬áThe former chapter house now contains a fine collection of carved stones, including the double effigy of Walter Stewart (died 1295) and Countess Mary in a loving embrace. A 14th century Knight is also depicted with the Stewart Arms on his Shield…

 

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Inchmahome Priory, Lake of Menteith

 

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14th century Knight is also depicted with the Stewart Arms on his Shield

 

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The double effigy of Walter Stewart (died 1295) and Countess Mary

 

Video of Inchmahome Island:

 

https://youtu.be/9RsS9w6g-fQ