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Barcaldine Castle

Barcaldine Castle
Benderloch, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Barcaldine Castle offers a truly unique experience. If you are looking for luxurious opulent and romantic accommodation nowhere else on the West Coast of Scotland parallels Barcaldine. This historic Scottish … more >>

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British History Quiz

The first major battle of the English Civil War was fought 23 October 1642


This Day in British History

22 March, 1322

Earl of Lancaster executed by Edward II

The earl had been largely responsible for killing Edward's favourite, Piers Gaveston.

Monarch Mayhem

This king imprisoned his mother Isabella at Castle Rising



Inverness (Self catering)
The Mews Apartment at Daviot Lodge, Inverness

The Mews Apartment at Daviot Lodge

This charming first floor apartment, six miles from Inverness sleeps two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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Dornie (Self catering)
Creag Mhor Cottage, Dornie

Creag Mhor Cottage

This pretty cottage, nestling on a hillside in a stunning highland glen, is just three miles from the small village of Dornie, in the western Ross-shire Highlands and can sleep …
Sleeps 4

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