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Carberry Tower

Carberry Tower
Musselburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate is a place of intimate grandeur. And to arrive here is to weave your own journey into a story that goes back to 1480 … more >>

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This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.



23 July, 1637

Prayer Book riots at St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Worshippers riot when Archbishop Laud's new prayer book is used for the first time

A king that was simultaneously the VIth and the Ist monarch of his name





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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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Rogart (Self catering)
Elcaila, Rogart

Elcaila

Elcaila is located in the village of Pittentrail in the crofting parish of Rogart in East Sutherland. Just 4 miles off the NC 500 route The village has …
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