Duncan MacCorquodale of Phantilands’ Highlanders

Active 1646
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHighlanders
ColonelDuncan MacCorquodale
Area RaisedLorn
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Highland clan fighting against MacColla in the First Civil War

Service History

1646

  • Besieged at Loch Tromleg

Notes

A history of the unit is shown in Edward M. Furgol’s A Regimental History of the Covenanting Armies 1639-1651 Edinburgh, 1990. ISBN 0 85976 194 0

The MacCorquodales attempted to defend their land from one of MacColla’s raids but he stormed their strongpoint at Loch Tromleg, burnt their houses and shot their chief.

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Duncan MacCorquodale of Phantilands

Chief of Clan MacCorquodale, he was shot for opposing MacColla

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