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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The Invercauld Arms

The Invercauld Arms
Braemar, Grampian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The impressive baronial style of the Invercauld Arms dates back as far as 1645 when it was built as a coaching inn. Set against the stunning backdrop of the Grampian … more >>

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British History Quiz

This notorious favourite of Edward II was created the Earl of Cornwall and Keeper of the Realm


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17 March, 1628

Charles I's 3rd Parliament opens

Among the MPs is Oliver Cromwell, an unknown squire from Huntingdon

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A king that was simultaneously the VIth and the Ist monarch of his name



Aviemore (Self catering)
Croftside House, Aviemore

Croftside House

Spacious sitting room with wood burner and dining room. Well fitted kitchen with breakfast area and doors to garden. Utility room. Double bedroom with 5' bed TV and ensuite shower …
Sleeps 9

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Portree (Self catering)
13 Sconser, Portree

13 Sconser

This detached cottage is close to the village of Portree near to Fort William and can sleep seven people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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