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New Lanark Mill Hotel

New Lanark Mill Hotel
Lanark, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

New Lanark World Heritage Site is a truly unique setting. Surrounded by native woodlands and close to the famous Falls of Clyde, New Lanark was founded in 1785 as a … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This battle took place on 14 April 1471 between Yorkists under the future Edward IV and Lancastrians under Warwick 'The Kingmaker'



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This Day in British History

19 February, 1858

Conspiracy to Murder bill rejected by Commons

The bill proposed anti-terrorist measures, specifically making it a crime in Britain to plot a foreign murder. The failure of the bill caused Lord Palmerston to resign as PM

Monarch Mayhem

This king was the first of his family to be buried at Fontevrault Abbey



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Grantown-on-Spey (Self catering)
Drummond Cottage, Grantown-on-Spey

Drummond Cottage

This spacious detached property is located in the small town of Grantown-on-Spey, in the spectacular Cairngorms National Park.
Sleeps 7

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Spean Bridge (Self catering)
West Lodge, Spean Bridge

West Lodge

This charming stone cottage is five miles from Spean Bridge, and can sleep five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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