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Cross Keys Hotel

Cross Keys Hotel
Kelso, Borders

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Cross Keys Hotel is superbly situated in the heart of Kelso's picturesque French-style cobbled square. The present hotel was built in 1769 but in other forms a Cross Keys … more >>

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British History Quiz

This British Bible was published in 1611 following the Hampton Court Conference of 1604



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This Day in British History

23 January, 1045

Edward the Confessor marries Edith, daughter of Earl Godwin of Wessex

Edith was the sister of Harold, who would be defeated at the Battle of Hastings

Monarch Mayhem

Before this king came of age, England was ruled by a regency under his uncle, John of Gaunt



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Mallaig (Self catering)
Cooinda Cottage, Mallaig

Cooinda Cottage

This detached cottage situated three miles from the fishing village of Mallaig sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Newtonmore (Self catering)
The Coach House, Newtonmore

The Coach House

Sleeping four people in two bedrooms, this ground floor apartment in Newtonmore is close to the village amenities.
Sleeps 4

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