Prehistoric sites in Dumfries and Galloway








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The Loch Leven Hotel

The Loch Leven Hotel
Ballachulish, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

With a beautiful loch-side setting and mountain views this traditional Highland hotel offers comfortable accommodation in relaxing surroundings with most of the rooms having picturesque views of the loch and … more >>

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The first uniform postal service, introduced by Rowland Hill, began in 1840, and was called the ...



22 August, 1138

Battle of the Standard

Archbishop Thurlstan of York leads English army behind banners of saints, to defeat Scots under David I

This queen was buried in three places; her entrails at Lincoln Cathedral, her heart at Blackfriars in London, and her body at Westminster Abbey





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Lairg (Self catering)
Cottage: HCSU301, Lairg

FCH10690

BEAUTIFULLY LOCATED AMIDST THE UNSPOILT BEAUTY OF THE ASSYNT PENINSULA

This charming, south-facing detached cottage enjoys magnificent views over the green valley to the moors and is at the mid-point of …
Sleeps 4

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Avoch (Self catering)
Tower House, Avoch

Tower House

This beautiful and unique, semi-detached cottage in Avoch, Scotland, sleeps eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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