The Argyll & Sutherland
The Castle, Stirling, Scotland
The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Museum
The Museum traces the history of the 91st Argyllshire Highlanders and the 93rd Sutherland Highlanders up to the time of their amalgamation in 1881
when they became the 1st and 2nd Battalions of The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Regiment and thereafter to the present day.
Photograph's in gallery by Graeme Watson
(All photos in gallery are from a camera phone,
the quality varies depending on weather conditions. (no flashes were used).)
[Permission courtesy of Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Regimental Museum.]
Painting entitled The Thin Red Line, oil on canvas, by Robert Gibb, 1881
'Painting entitled The Thin Red Line, oil on canvas, by Robert Gibb, 1881.
The Thin Red Line was a military action by the 93rd Sutherland Highlanders at the Battle of Balaklava on 25 October 1854, during the Crimean War.'
Battle of Balaclava, 25 October 1854
'Battle of Balaclava - The Thin Red Line. Based on map in Trevor Royle's Crimea: The Great Crimean War 1854-1856.'
'Ryzhov‘s cavalry attacks over the Causeway Heights at approximately 09:15. Both branches of the attack happened almost simultaneously.'