Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

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Tulloch Castle

Tulloch Castle
Dingwall, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

In days of old, only the Laird or the Chief of the Clan could enjoy a relaxing stay in a Scottish Highland Castle. Nowadays, times have changed. At Tulloch Castle … more >>

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British History Quiz

This fourth son of Edward III was virtual ruler of England from 1371-1399



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This Day in British History

18 October, 1529

Cardinal Wolsey falls from power

Henry blames Wolsey for failing to get papal blessing for annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon. Wolsey tries to placate Henry by giving him York Place (Whitehall palace)

Monarch Mayhem

This king was captured at the Battle of Lincoln on 2 February, 1141



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Dunvegan (Self catering)
The Keeper’s Cottage, Dunvegan

The Keeper’s Cottage

Sleeping four people in two bedrooms, this single storey cottage on the Isle of Skye is close to Edinbane hamlet, and near Dunvegan.
Sleeps 4

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Newtonmore (Self catering)
The Shieling, Newtonmore

The Shieling

This comfortable well-appointed cottage is situated on the outskirts of the village of Newtonmore near Kingussie in the Cairngorms National Park and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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