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'In', 'of' or 'at' a place
A history of Tartan
A tale of conspiracy and plotting
Abies Douglasii at Lynedoch
Albert James Smith, 1822–1883
Archibald & Eleanor Douglas-Pennant
Argyll's Rebellion, 1685
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articles/swords/douglas-ewart-sword.htm
articles/swords/douglas_sword.htm
articles/swords/index.htm
articles/swords/sword_henry_douglass.htm
articles/swords/wallace_monument_swords.htm
articles/vehicles/airport_tug.htm
articles/vehicles/douglas_fir_truck.htm
articles/vehicles/glen_douglas.html
Autopsy on Sir George Douglas, d1636
Baron Douglas - Steamer
Baron Douglas ships
Betto Douglas - the case of
Black Douglas - Bushranger
Black Douglas motor yacht
Black Douglas painting
Black Douglas, bushranger, d1892
Black Line Dispossession of Indigenous Tribes
Border Tower Houses
Breaks in the chain
Buccleugh library donation
Burning the Bodies of Dead Bandits at Columbus, N. M.
Burns and slavery
Camp Morton
Carved Armorial of Douglas, Earl of Angus
Case against George Douglas, 1849
Case of the Black Douglases
Catherine, Countess of Strathearn
Cavers Churches
Cigarette cards
Clemintina Johannes Sobieska Douglas, 1746-1771
Cloverdale Douglas (stallion)
Columbus - was he a Douglas?
Composition of a coat of arms
Contributors to the Douglas Archives
Coraville Douglas (bull)
Darnley/Lennox Jewel
Did a Douglas actually claim the crown?
Douglas & Dolphinton Railway
Douglas - The Death Ship
Douglas 13thC manors in England
Douglas and the Act of Union
Douglas and the sugar industry
Douglas Arms, Bethseda
Douglas Castle - ship
Douglas Chair, Queens University
Douglas Coalfield, Lanarkshire
Douglas families in the Falklands
Douglas family in Palestine
Douglas Ghosts
Douglas immigrants
Douglas Land Company
Douglas models
Douglas Navigation Protractor
Douglas Pennant, ship
Douglas postcards
Douglas Sea Scale
Douglas Support
Douglas tartans
Douglas titles
Douglas Treaties
Douglas tribes of British Columbia
Douglas Undertakers
Douglas window in Linlithgow
Douglas' toad
Douglas, iron ship - 1869
Douglas, steamer - 1881
Douglas-Appleyard Arcless Sextant
Douglas-Hamilton plate
Douglases and the Gledstanes
Douglases and the  Slave Trade
Douglases lose control of the king
Douglass lighter
Douglaston Yacht Squadron
Duke of Monmouth
Dukes of Brandon
Dunbar versus Douglas - a story of conflict
Earl of Forfar (Ship)
Earl of Morton's Jig
Earl of Selkirk title claim
Edinburgh treaty - 1328
Edwin T Douglas - ship
Enrico Dich Scot Douglas
Execution of David Douglass, 1842
Extreme genealogy
First Fleet to Australia
Flintlock fowling piece
Florence M. Douglas - schooner
Freskin the Fleming
Fun (peculiar) emails
George Douglas, merchantman
Glenbervie Chair
Grand Masters of the Grand Lodge of Scotland
Gypsies and Tinkers, Travellers and Itinerants
Henry & Francis of Newcastle
HMS Douglas
James Archibald Douglas x3
James Henry Douglas - a slave trade story
Janet Douglas, living 1677
Jenny Douglas, dancer
John Douglas of South Africa
King Douglas, tanker
Kinmont Willie
Kirkpatrick in Seville
Kirriemuir - coat of arms
Knights Banneret
Knights Templar
Lady Jane Douglas - who was she?
Lady Margaret Douglas - The Other Tudor Princess
Lady Mary Douglas's Reel
Latter Day Saints
Lazy Susan
Let the Wolves devour
Livestock, breeders and related articles
Lord Douglas (bull)
Lord Morton's Mare
Lyonston Douglas (bull)
Martyrs's Moss
Massacre on board the Douglas, Schooner
Morton's Maggot
Morton's Reel
Most important and powerful Douglases in History
Mrs Henry Downs
Murder of David Rizzio, 1566
Murder of James Douglas
MV Cape Douglas
Oliver - Douglas vassals
Origins of the Douglas family in Italy
Origins of the Douglas family in Italy
Origins of the name 'Douglas'
Otterburn Douglas banner
Paterson - Douglas vassals
Pharoah's Daughter - Queen of Scots
Plantation of Ulster
Prisoners from the Battles of Dunbar (1650) and Worcester (1651)
PS Douglas
PS Douglas, 1864
Rachel Douglas
Raeburn portraits of the Douglas family
Research myths
Robbie Burns and the Douglas connection
Robert Douglas bottle
Robert the Bruce
Rogues and vagabonds
Royal connections with the Douglas family
Salt cellar - Douglas of Kilhead
Sand tee gun
Sarah E. Douglas, schooner
Sawney Bean and Black Agnes Douglas
Ship wrecks
Silver Arrow archery competition
Sir James Douglas slays the Peacock of the North
Sir James Douglas, buoy layer
Sir James Douglas, ship
Slave ships
Slave trade letters
SS Douglas
Stirling Tournament of 1449
Sugar & Slavery
Swedsh steamer, Douglas
The 'Unity'
The Alexander
The Battle of Dalrigh and the Lost Sword of Robert the Bruce
The battle of the Bismark and sinking of HMS Hood, May 1941
The Black Douglas - vessel
The brick makers of Allangrange
The Capitulation of Irvine
The Comlongon Tragedy
The Curse of the Queensberrys
The Douglas Cannon
The Douglas Cause
The Douglas Children, or 'Juvenile Retirement'
The Douglas Heart
The Douglas Squirrel
The Douglas surname
The Douglas Tragedy
The Douglas-Pennant Art Collection
The Earl of Morton Succession
The Empire Douglas (ship)
The French, Jacobites and the Douglas family
The ghost of Henry Douglas
The John Douglas, ship
The King arrives at Holyrood
The Maiden beheading machine
The Maria Douglas
The Marksberry family
The Percy Douglas
The Rough Wooing
The Salamander in a Ring of Fire
The schooner, Black Douglas
The Scottish Marches
The Slaying of John Douglas at Little Moccasin Gap, 1776
The Victoria Cross (VC)
The Wreck of the Crown
The wreck of the George H. Douglas
The wreck of the Sea Horse, 1816.
The wreck of the Svecia
Thomas Douglas of Chile
Treaty of Greenwich
Treaty of Westminster (1462)
USS Otis W. Douglas
Viking descents into Britain
Visit Scotland!
War of 1812
Whisky
White slave trade
Who was The Black Douglas?
William Douglas, murderer, bc1982
Wreck of the Douglas
Wreck of the Jane Douglas, 1901
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articles/swords/douglas-ewart-sword.htm
articles/swords/wallace_monument_swords.htm
articles/vehicles/glen_douglas.html
articles/swords/index.htm
articles/swords/douglas_sword.htm
articles/vehicles/airport_tug.htm
articles/vehicles/douglas_fir_truck.htm
articles/swords/bruce_douglas_sword.htm
The Alexander
The wreck of the Svecia
Douglases lose control of the king
A history of Tartan
Border Tower Houses
Lady Jane Douglas - who was she?
The King arrives at Holyrood
First Fleet to Australia
Enrico Dich Scot Douglas
Kirkpatrick in Seville
Plantation of Ulster
The brick makers of Allangrange
Darnley/Lennox Jewel
Viking descents into Britain
Murder of David Rizzio, 1566
Visit Scotland!
Kirriemuir - coat of arms
Black Douglas - Bushranger
Thomas Douglas of Chile
Douglas tribes of British Columbia
Burning the Bodies of Dead Bandits at Columbus, N. M.
Black Douglas, bushranger, d1892
Gypsies and Tinkers, Travellers and Itinerants
Douglas families in the Falklands
John Douglas of South Africa
Let the Wolves devour
Black Douglas painting
Douglas tartans
Douglas & Dolphinton Railway
Douglas Chair, Queens University
Did a Douglas actually claim the crown?
Mrs Henry Downs
Breaks in the chain
Silver Arrow archery competition
Whisky
James Archibald Douglas x3
Execution of David Douglass, 1842
Abies Douglasii at Lynedoch
The 'Unity'
The Victoria Cross (VC)
The Slaying of John Douglas at Little Moccasin Gap, 1776
Jenny Douglas, dancer
Raeburn portraits of the Douglas family
Douglas and the Act of Union
Douglaston Yacht Squadron
Sir James Douglas slays the Peacock of the North
War of 1812
Douglas Coalfield, Lanarkshire
Douglas Support
Kinmont Willie
The Douglas-Pennant Art Collection
Pharoah's Daughter - Queen of Scots
The Marksberry family
Case against George Douglas, 1849
Lady Margaret Douglas - The Other Tudor Princess
The Curse of the Queensberrys
Who was The Black Douglas?
Rogues and vagabonds
Sawney Bean and Black Agnes Douglas
Murder of James Douglas
Otterburn Douglas banner
The Comlongon Tragedy
Buccleugh library donation
Columbus - was he a Douglas?
James Henry Douglas - a slave trade story
The Maiden beheading machine
The Earl of Morton Succession
Knights Banneret
Robbie Burns and the Douglas connection
The Rough Wooing
Fun (peculiar) emails
The Douglas Cause
The Douglas Squirrel
Argyll's Rebellion, 1685
Douglas-Hamilton plate
Earl of Selkirk title claim
Autopsy on Sir George Douglas, d1636
Robert the Bruce
Latter Day Saints
The ghost of Henry Douglas
A tale of conspiracy and plotting
Stirling Tournament of 1449
The Battle of Dalrigh and the Lost Sword of Robert the Bruce
Douglas Arms, Bethseda
Case of the Black Douglases
Cavers Churches
Douglas Undertakers
Douglas and the sugar industry
The Douglas Heart
Freskin the Fleming
Dunbar versus Douglas - a story of conflict
The battle of the Bismark and sinking of HMS Hood, May 1941
The Salamander in a Ring of Fire
Origins of the name 'Douglas'
Douglas titles
Research myths
Archibald & Eleanor Douglas-Pennant
Catherine, Countess of Strathearn
Most important and powerful Douglases in History
Douglas immigrants
The Scottish Marches
Douglas Ghosts
Royal connections with the Douglas family
The Douglas Children, or 'Juvenile Retirement'
The French, Jacobites and the Douglas family
The Douglas surname
Albert James Smith, 1822–1883
Clemintina Johannes Sobieska Douglas, 1746-1771
Robert Douglas bottle
Douglas Land Company
Livestock, breeders and related articles
Douglas' toad
Lord Morton's Mare
Cloverdale Douglas (stallion)
Coraville Douglas (bull)
Lyonston Douglas (bull)
Lord Douglas (bull)
Douglas models
Douglass lighter
Sand tee gun
Lazy Susan
Douglas postcards
The Douglas Cannon
Cigarette cards
Flintlock fowling piece
Salt cellar - Douglas of Kilhead
Glenbervie Chair
Origins of the Douglas family in Italy
Janet Douglas, living 1677
William Douglas, murderer, bc1982
'In', 'of' or 'at' a place
Douglas window in Linlithgow
Extreme genealogy
Baron Douglas - Steamer
Burns and slavery
The schooner, Black Douglas
Henry & Francis of Newcastle
Earl of Morton's Jig
Douglas family in Palestine
The Capitulation of Irvine
Douglas 13thC manors in England
Knights Templar
Edinburgh treaty - 1328
Camp Morton
Contributors to the Douglas Archives
Douglases and the Gledstanes
Douglas Treaties
Prisoners from the Battles of Dunbar (1650) and Worcester (1651)
Morton's Maggot
Morton's Reel
Treaty of Westminster (1462)
Treaty of Greenwich
Florence M. Douglas - schooner
Betto Douglas - the case of
Douglases and the  Slave Trade
White slave trade
Sugar & Slavery
Slave trade letters
Dukes of Brandon
Oliver - Douglas vassals
Origins of the Douglas family in Italy
Sir James Douglas, buoy layer
Rachel Douglas
The Douglas Tragedy
USS Otis W. Douglas
Slave ships
George Douglas, merchantman
Douglas - The Death Ship
Douglas, iron ship - 1869
The Maria Douglas
PS Douglas, 1864
Sarah E. Douglas, schooner
Sir James Douglas, ship
Swedsh steamer, Douglas
The wreck of the Sea Horse, 1816.
Grand Masters of the Grand Lodge of Scotland
Wreck of the Douglas
The wreck of the George H. Douglas
Baron Douglas ships
Earl of Forfar (Ship)
Martyrs's Moss
Lady Mary Douglas's Reel
Carved Armorial of Douglas, Earl of Angus
The Black Douglas - vessel
Douglas Navigation Protractor
HMS Douglas
Edwin T Douglas - ship
SS Douglas
PS Douglas
King Douglas, tanker
Wreck of the Jane Douglas, 1901
The John Douglas, ship
Ship wrecks
Black Line Dispossession of Indigenous Tribes
Douglas Sea Scale
Douglas Castle - ship
Duke of Monmouth
Paterson - Douglas vassals
Black Douglas motor yacht
Massacre on board the Douglas, Schooner
Douglas-Appleyard Arcless Sextant
The Wreck of the Crown
Douglas, steamer - 1881
MV Cape Douglas
Douglas Pennant, ship
The Percy Douglas
The Empire Douglas (ship)
Composition of a coat of arms

 

 

 

 

See also:

•  Our Histories section
•  Chicago Tribune article of 1911 on the Douglas family in Germany

•  The Castles of the Black Douglases, by Callum Watson [1mb  pdf]

•  The Black Douglas Legend [757kb  pdf]

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