published the last of her novels, Over the Water, which fictionalises the escape of the Young Pretender or Bonny Prince Charlie
, through the help of Flora Macdonald
, after the second Jacobite Rebellion.
“Obituary: Miss Carola Oman”. Times, p. 16.
16 April 1746
The (mostly Highland) forces of Charles Edward Stuart
, and with them the Jacobite cause, were defeated at the Battle of Culloden in Scotland by forces (mostly English) loyal to George II
, led by...
27-28 June 1746
, in her early twenties, sailed from the island of Benbecula to Skye with Bonnie Prince Charlie (Charles Edward Stuart
) disguised as her maid.