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The Invercauld Arms

The Invercauld Arms
Braemar, Grampian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The impressive baronial style of the Invercauld Arms dates back as far as 1645 when it was built as a coaching inn. Set against the stunning backdrop of the Grampian … more >>

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George, Duke of Clarence, brother of Edward IV, was executed by drowning in ...



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22 January, 1552

Lord Protector Somerset executed

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Staffin (Self catering)
Farmhouse Cottage, Staffin

Farmhouse Cottage

This semi-detached cottage is situated four miles from Staffin on the Isle of Skye and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Newtonmore (Self catering)
Steading 4 Balvatin Cottages, Newtonmore

Steading 4 Balvatin Cottages

Sleeping four people in two bedrooms, this cosy terraced cottage is ideally located in Newtonmore in the Cairngorms National Park.
Sleeps 4

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