80: Border Reiver Geordie Bourne


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It's episode 80 and you know what that means: another Scottish case! Join us for our final episode on ancient serial killers as we travel to the Anglo-Scottish borders.

This week we look at the case of Geordie Bourne and the infamous border reivers who wreaked havoc on the borders for more than 500 years.

We hope you've enjoyed this month's Ancient Serial Killer theme. If there are any cases we missed, let us know on social media or via email and we'll try to work them into future episodes!


Geordie Bourne

Robert Carey, 1st Earl of Monmouth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Border reivers - Wikipedia

The Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border - Geordie Bourne

1597 AD, A Scottish Raider by Sir Robert Carey (Cary), (1560-1639), A Scottish Raider, Geordie Bourne, entry and primary source excerpt from Chambers Cyclopædia of English Literature, 16th century English Renaissance autobiography, (PrimarySourceCareyScottishRaider)

Border Reivers from the 13th to the 17th centuries.: Border-Reivers-Geordie-Bourne


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