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Melville Castle

Melville Castle
Edinburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Melville Castle once home to the influential Dundas family is set within a 50 acre estate of wooded parkland on the picturesque banks of the river North Esk. Located just … more >>

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This cartoon character humourously reprsented the essence of an Englishman



14 August, 1040

Macbeth kills King Duncan

Macbeth murders Duncan, King of Scots, and takes the throne. The event was later sensationalised in the play by Shakespeare as a truly dreadful deed, but in truth a lot of rulers were murdered in those turbulent times!

This king was the son of Richard, Duke of York, and a leader of the Yorkist cause in the Wars of the Roses





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Fort William (Self catering)
The Garden Flat, Fort William

The Garden Flat

This is a pretty little gem of a ground floor cottage forming part of the owner's house in Torlundy near Fort William, yet is totally private and can sleep two …
Sleeps 2

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Laide (Self catering)
Coast House, Laide

Coast House

This superb detached cottage is situated in a hamlet location, near the village of Laide in the Wester Ross region of Scotland and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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