Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

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Melville Castle

Melville Castle
Edinburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Melville Castle once home to the influential Dundas family is set within a 50 acre estate of wooded parkland on the picturesque banks of the river North Esk. Located just … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This 13th century Franciscan monk and scholar taught at Oxford and Paris, and is famous for his research into optics



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This Day in British History

21 September, 1745

Battle of Prestonpans

Bonnie Prince Charlie's Jacobites rout English dragoons led by General Cope

Monarch Mayhem

This king's madness led to a Regency headed by his son, George (and to a popular modern film!)



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Gairloch (Self catering)
Rona, Gairloch

Rona

In Designated National Scenic Area, detached 4 star self catering cottage in a stunning location, with private beach access, located in the village of Melvaig near Gairloch. Accommodating up to …
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Carbost (Self catering)
Bayview House, Carbost

Bayview House

This cottage is located in Carbost on the Isle of Skye and can sleep five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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