Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

Taking in the Highlands, and Scottish islands including Orkney, Shetland, Skye, and the Western Isles (Harris, Lewis, North Uist, South Uist, Benbecula, Berneray, Barra, and Eriskay)










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Featured Historic Hotel
Kirkconnel Hall Hotel

Kirkconnel Hall Hotel
Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Originally home to the Arnott family Kirkconnel Hall dates as far back as the 15th century, providing the property with great historic interest. It is only 10 miles north of … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This battle took place on 9 August, 1588 and ended with the failure of the Spanish Armada invasion attempt



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This Day in British History

22 April, 1445

Henry VI marries Margaret of Anjou

Margaret's father was Rene, King of Sicily. Unusually for a royal wedding, the ceremony took place at Titchfield Abbey in Hampshire

Monarch Mayhem

This English king was officially the heir of Charles VI of France



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Accommodation

Croy (Self catering)
Squirrel Lodge, Croy

Squirrel Lodge

This first floor apartment, located just two miles from Croy in the stunning Scottish Highlands sleeps two people.
Sleeps 2

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Glenelg (Self catering)
Roddy’s Cottage, Glenelg

Roddy’s Cottage

This three bedroom property close to the Isle of Skye is able to sleep up to six people.
Sleeps 6

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