• 1216

    Town subjected to pillage and is burned by the English under King John. Scottish royal family vacates the Palace of Haddington.

  • 1242

    Patrick, sixth Earl of Athol, is murdered in a ‘palace’ at the west end of the High Street.

  • 1244

    Haddington again destroyed by fire.

  • 1282

    First record of a bridge over the Tyne in the town.

  • 1297

    William Wallace prepares a document addressed to the mayors of Lubeck and Hamburg while he is in Haddington.

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