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Off the A697 Rd | Branxton, Cornhill-on-Tweed, England
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All reviews information boards car park king james both sides well worth a visit english army hill top small church nice walk worth the detour surrounding fields peaceful place interesting place to visit killing fields red telephone box battle lines couple of hours
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

In this field in 1513 more people died than in some battles of the Somme - cut down by billhooks than machine gun fire, or drowned in the mud. 14,000 men diied - mostly Scots, including their king and almost all his leading lords. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Simonr1295
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good information boards but really just a car park with a path leading around the fields to the monument

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chris c
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Brilliant historical location. Nice walk and informative boards. Free car parking and easy to find as signposted. Such a low key site for such a huge historical battle between Scotland and England. Lovely historical village of Ford nearby for cuppa and wander with the remains...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FREG23
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I followed signs to Flodden Battlefield two days ago expecting not a lot but somewhat more than I was able to find which was nothing. Many of Scotland’s great and good died on that day at the hands of the English therefore I expected there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ceitloc
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I visited this site as he had never been there. 5 years ago was the 500th anniversary of the battle which happened in 1513. The site was updated at the time with a new memorial and a walk included around the battlefield....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

We was looking round flodden field when a local came up and explained all about the battle to our 6 year old he pointed out landmarks where things happened such a moving experience would highly recommend a visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

As a Scot I found the maps and information very honest and not glorifying the Battle in any way. The English won the battle and have treated it very humanely. A very tasteful and educational walk around the battlefield is a must.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TambonzRobertson
Reviewed 26 July 2018

No one can brush off the enormity of 14000 killed in one day at Flodden Field. The information plates make sense of the dispositions of the troops before and during battle. Something I was not aware of is the fact the English army attacked from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ulstermarine
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Allow at least an hour to do this justice. The Remembering Flodden Project deserve an award for the fantastic work carried out at this historic Battlefield Site. The car park is just outside the village of Branxton opposite the church which has more information and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ron B
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Short climb up to the top of the hill, but well worth it. Plenty of information about the history of the battle that took place in this now tranquil and beautiful spot. Potentially accessible, as there is a long, staggered ramp, as well as steps...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael W
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