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Carberry Tower

Carberry Tower
Musselburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate is a place of intimate grandeur. And to arrive here is to weave your own journey into a story that goes back to 1480 … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This famous building, on the site of the notorious Newgate Prison, is the site of the Central Criminal Court



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This Day in British History

18 February, 1884

General Gordon arrives in Khartoum

Gordon came to evacuate Anglo-Egyptian residents, but his negotiations with the Mahdi proved inconclusive

Monarch Mayhem

This king was killed while a prisoner at the Tower of London in 1471



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Newtonmore (Self catering)
Thistle Dhu, Newtonmore

Thistle Dhu

This detached cottage is set in Newtonmore and sleeps eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Culkein (Self catering)
Bayview, Culkein

Bayview

After travelling through the splendour of the scenery of Sutherland in the Scottish Highlands, and viewing the famous Torridon peaks of Quinag, Canisp and Suilven, you arrive in the beautiful …
Sleeps 5

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