Historic Buildings in the Scottish Borders

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Featured Historic Hotel
The Cross Keys Hotel

The Cross Keys Hotel
Peebles, Borders

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Cross Keys Hotel was built in 1693 and is the oldest inn within the picturesque town of Peebles. Located on Northgate just off the main street we are close … more >>

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British History Quiz

This cartoon character humourously reprsented the essence of an Englishman



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This Day in British History

18 January, 1486

Henry VII marries Elizabeth of York

Elizabeth is the daughter of Edward IV. The marriage efectively united the Houses of York and Lancaster, ending the Wars of the Roses

Monarch Mayhem

The eldest son of Queen Victoria, he ruled after her death in 1901



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Ballachulish (Self catering)
Cnoc nan Cubhaig, Ballachulish

Cnoc nan Cubhaig

Sleeping eight people in four bedrooms, this single storey cottage is on the outskirts of Ballachulish village, a mile from Glencoe.
Sleeps 8

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Poolewe (Self catering)
1 Bayview Bungalow, Poolewe

1 Bayview Bungalow

This cosy semi-detached bungalow is in the village of Poolewe in the Northern Highlands & Cairngorms National Park and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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