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Dornoch Castle

Dornoch Castle
Dornoch, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dornoch Castle Hotel is set in the beautiful historic town of Dornoch. The Castle is situated directly opposite the inspiring 13th century Cathedral and sets a dramatic backdrop for an … more >>

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British History Quiz

This decisive battle in 1265 effectively ended the 2nd Baron's War



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This Day in British History

26 February, 1564

Birth of Christopher Marlowe

Marlowe (d. 1594) was the most celebrated dramatist of his day - more highly regarded at the time than William Shakespeare

Monarch Mayhem

Her reign saw the growth of the British Empire to its largest extent



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Letterfearn (Self catering)
The Cabin, Letterfearn

The Cabin

This detached cottage is set on the banks of Loch Duich near Letterfearn in Scotland and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Kincraig (Self catering)
Tigh An Tearlach, Kincraig

Tigh An Tearlach

This detached cottage in Kincraig sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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