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In Pictures: Culloden - Take Two

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

Cameras returned to the Scottish Borders at the weekend to film a recreation of the Battle of Culloden for the second time

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

Filming of the battle had to be postponed in March due to extremely bad weather

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

The dramatic scenes on Lauder Moor will form the centrepiece of a 9m visitor attraction near Inverness

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

The scenes could not be recreated at Culloden because it is considered to be a war grave

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

Jacobite forces and the British Army went head to head once again

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

The film hopes to create an "immersion experience" giving visitors a real feel for the brutal nature of the Battle of Culloden

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

The clashes made for a colourful scene on the Borders moorland

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

The battle recreation involved people of all ages

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

Smoke billowed across the battlefield in the Borders on Saturday

Culloden recreation - Pictures by Dougie Johnston

The visitor centre featuring the film will open later this year




SEE ALSO
Culloden film finally in the can
30 Apr 07 |  South of Scotland



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