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Clan Carruthers: Dr Glenn Carruthers PhD, Australian Scientist.

"I enjoy finding out the very specific relationship between how we represent the world and what the brain is doing". Dr Glenn Carruthers Regularily we see members of our clan and family achieve academic degrees with great pride, many going on to greater things. We  therefore feel it more than appropriate to celebrate both our… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: Dr Glenn Carruthers PhD, Australian Scientist.

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Clan Carruthers: Films and Music produced by Bob Carruthers

Bob Carruthers is an award-winning Scottish film and music producer, screenwriter, author, publisher, film director and sports club owner. Born in Kirkcaldy, Fife, in 1960, Carruthers attended Kirkcaldy High School. After graduating from Edinburgh University in 1981 and working for Central Television (now ITV Central) Carruthers founded the documentary production company Cromwell Productions Ltd, based… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: Films and Music produced by Bob Carruthers

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Clan Carruthers: Anglo-Scottish Border Law – A brief Synopsis

A great piece from Anglo-Scottish Borderlands History 500-1603, taken from "Border Reivers from the 13th to the 17th centuries". Shared by kind permission. All Pics are from the original Post WHY DID THEY NEED THE BORDER-LAW In the eleventh century the Border Line between England and Scotland was very different to that we know today.… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: Anglo-Scottish Border Law – A brief Synopsis

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Clan Carruthers: The Mexican Revolution, Our Vital Role.

Since their beginnings in the south of Annandale in the West March of what is now Dumfriesshire, our family has played a role in many spheres of life and in many countries. We are represented in all strata of society, from generals, to politicians, to athletes, investors and artists. However, very occasionally, a story unfolds… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: The Mexican Revolution, Our Vital Role.

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Clan Carruthers: Pele Towers & Mouswald Tower

Border Towers According to Alastair Maxwell-Irving FSA, FSA Scot in his paper on Tower Houses, these defensive strong- holds came in all shapes and sizes over a period of nearly 300 years. They ranged from the great tower-house castles of the late 14th and 15th centuries to the lesser towers of the 16th century and later,… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: Pele Towers & Mouswald Tower

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Clan Carruthers: A Strong American Link to Scotland

The Society of Scottish Armigers (USA) Heraldry Society of Scotland As our history as a family and clan goes back into the mists of time, their are many ways to celebrate our rich heritage. Our armorial history is one way of pinpointing people and time frames as the heraldic records still exist. Therefore continuing on… Continue reading Clan Carruthers: A Strong American Link to Scotland