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Saint Margaret Royal

Reposed 1093 Remembered November 16

St Margaret was an English princess from Wessex. She fled to Scotland after the Norman invasion and married Malcolm III of Scotland. She gave herself to a life of prayer and good works. She was formally canonised in 1250.

The cave in Dunfermline in Fife where she prayed can still be visited.

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