Tag Archives: Mary Queen of Scots

James I of Scotland

James VI of Scotland: the 13 month old king

On the 29th July 1567, James VI was crowned king of Scotland when he was just 13 months old.

Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots

The execution of Mary, Queen of Scots

On the 8th February 1587 Mary Stuart, more commonly known as Mary, Queen of Scots, was executed in the great hall of Fotheringhay Castle in Northamptonshire.