- a glen in W Scotland, in S Highland: site of a massacre of Macdonalds by Campbells and English troops (1692)
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Turn to Glencoe, in the same series (the Illustrations to Scott).Modern Painters Volume I (of V)
I told her what the Glencoe man had told the parson, and she sighed.
Are we not, think ye, just as much at war with Glencoe now as then?
Mr. Snyder and Mr. Pettit used to batch it in a cabin in Glencoe before our marriage.
In '56 we decided to move to Glencoe and live in this place.