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De Vere Venues Barony Castle

De Vere Venues Barony Castle
Peebles, Borders

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Barony Castle is a beautiful mansion house built in 1536. Set in 25 acres, it offers a quiet and peaceful location. Ideally situated on the outskirts of the Scottish Borders, … more >>

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This diarist's shorthand writings were first deciphered in 1819, over a century after his death



20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

He was famed for the saying, 'no bishop, no king'





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Strontian (Self catering)
Westray, Strontian

Westray

This detached cottage on a hillside near Strontian sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Kilchoan (Self catering)
Craigard, Kilchoan

Craigard

This lovely log cabin sleeps up to four people in one bedroom, and is in a beautiful rural setting near the hamlet of Acharacle near Kilchoan village in the wild …
Sleeps 4

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