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New Lanark Mill Hotel

New Lanark Mill Hotel
Lanark, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

New Lanark World Heritage Site is a truly unique setting. Surrounded by native woodlands and close to the famous Falls of Clyde, New Lanark was founded in 1785 as a … more >>

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British History Quiz

This revolutionary artist, architect, and landscape gardener helped develop the peculiarly English style of landscape gardening



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This Day in British History

19 October, 1216

Death of King John

The unlamented John died at Newark, and was buried at Worcester Cathedral, the only king to lie there

Monarch Mayhem

Shortly after this monarch was buried at Winchester Cathedral, the cathedral tower collapsed - a sign?



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Invergarry (Self catering)
Aldernaig Mill, Invergarry

Aldernaig Mill

This unique old mill holiday cottage, on the edge of Invergarry in the Highlands of Scotland, sleeps 8 people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Aviemore (Self catering)
Ben Nevis - Kingussie, Aviemore

Ben Nevis - Kingussie

Ben Nevis is a warm and cosy 100 year old cottage with free wi-fi and is perfect for exploring the Highlands and the Cairngorm National Park. Located in Kingussie, …
Sleeps 6

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