A brief history of glasgow a small city in england

Tastes, however, were shifting towards ever more diaphanous fabrics, and Scottish manufacture could not compete in terms of quality. This was the Bronze Age. Meanwhile in Glasgow was made a royal burgh. English nevertheless remained the language of the populace, and the fusion of English a mixture of Anglo-Saxon and Norse languages with French and Latin used by the clergy slowly evolved into modern English.

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In the late 16th century an English writer described Edinburgh: Meanwhile the Monkland Canal opened in By the early 12th century Edinburgh was a flourishing community. The Botanic Gardens were laid out in This inflames the Jacobites who believe the crown should have gone to her half-brother James Francis Stuart.

The Angles — A Germanic people who, along with the Saxons, arrived and took over England following the departure of the Romans. Furthermore the Albert Bridge was built in Transport also improved in Victorian Glasgow.

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Established inthe force served 2. Today the population of Glasgow isAlso in a Scottish parliament opened in Edinburgh after a gap of years. The 70's brought the oil crisis and the collapse of the British industry. In the midth century Glasgow was described as 'possibly the filthiest and unhealthiest of all the British towns'.

There were also factories where candles were made. The regent lost most of the English possessions in France to a year old girl Joan of Arc and inthe Wars of the Roses broke out.

From they were replaced by horse drawn trams.

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A second bridge over the Clyde was built in and the castle was finally demolished in Glasgow-based Scottish Power is one of three Scottish companies to be included on the Fortune Global rankings. There were also hospitals in Glasgow run by the Church. Public housing, previously administered by the Glasgow City Council, was transferred to the not-for-profit Glasgow Housing Association in Major industries in Glasgow in the 19th century included shipbuilding, Cotton, engineering, carpet making, pottery and glass.In the burgh was constituted as the County of the City of Glasgow.

Glasgow became one of the richest cities in the world, and a municipal public transport system, parks, museums and libraries were all opened during this period.

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at Glasgow Cathedral (founded ), which eclipses the old church and power-base at Govan, and its associations with the British kings.

The Scottish kings have no use for the court hill at Govan. They have their own ceremonial mound, at Scone. The royal estate lands. A (Very) Brief History AD43 – Roman invasion of Britain begins in earnest, and despite a temporary occupation of southern Scotland, by the 2nd century the legions pretty.

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A (Very) Brief History AD43 – Roman invasion of Britain begins in earnest, and despite a temporary occupation of southern Scotland, by the 2nd century the legions pretty .

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