The Threat of Mary, Queen of Scots

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  • The Mary Queen of Scots Problem
    • She had a claim to the English throne
    • Treaty of Edingburgh, 1560- meant that she would have to give up her claim to the throne during a rebellion in Scotland. Mary, however, didnt agree and maintained her claim
    • Arrival in England 1568- Rebellion in Scotland meant Mary had to leave and abdicate in favour of her son, James. She was rescued from imprisonmentand fled to England seeking Elizabeth I's help.
    • Plot and Rebellion, 1569- The plots Mary made to get the English throne proved she was dangerous even in captivity

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