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Encyclopedia > Dunblane Cathedral

Dunblane Cathedral is the larger of the two parish churches serving Dunblane in Scotland. Technically no longer a cathedral as there are no bishops in the Church of Scotland, it is nevertheless one of the finest church buildings in Scotland. Dunblane is a small town in Perthshire, Scotland, near Stirling. ... Royal motto: Nemo me impune lacessit (Latin: No one provokes me with impunity) Scotlands location within the UK Main languages English Scots Scottish Gaelic Doric Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow First Minister Jack McConnell Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 2nd UK 78,782 km² 1. ... The Church of Scotland (CofS sometimes known as the Kirk) is the national church of Scotland. ...

It contains the graves of Margaret Drummond, a mistress of King James IV of Scotland and her two sisters. Margaret Drummond (c. ... James IV (March 17, 1473 – September 9, 1513) was king of Scotland from 1488 to 1513. ...

Unusually, the building is owned by the Crown, through the government agency Historic Scotland.

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Dunblane - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (475 words)
Dunblane is a small town in Perthshire, Scotland, near Stirling.
The term city was historically applied to cathedral settlements to distinguish them from towns but in historic times as today, being a city offered no legal privileges (unlike a burgh or royal burgh).
Dunblane is very close to the University of Stirling and is a popular location for academics.
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