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Shieldhill Castle Hotel

Shieldhill Castle Hotel
Biggar, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Nestled in the beautiful upper Clyde Valley just 40 minutes from Edinburgh and Glasgow this 12th Century grand Scottish mansion offers AA Rosette dining luxurious accommodation free Wi-Fi and parking. … more >>

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This conflict between King John and his most powerful nobles resulted in the signing of the Magna Carta in 1215



18 December, 1640

Parliament impeaches Archbishop Laud

Laud was charged with Catholic leanings, causing the failed war against the Scots, and tyrannical misuse of power

This king's two wives were both named Isabella





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Ullapool (Self catering)
Cottage: HCRC619, Ullapool

FCH10718

UNINTERRUPTED VIEWS ACROSS ARDMAIR BAY TO THE DISTANT SUMMER ISLES

REGRET NO INFANTS OR CHILDREN UNDER 5

Built in the traditional Scottish style, this modern house stands in a large area of …
Sleeps 6

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Dunbeath (Self catering)
Granny's Cottage, Dunbeath

Granny's Cottage

This terraced stone cottage is situated in the village of Dunbeath and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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