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Kilconquhar Castle Estate

Kilconquhar Castle Estate
Leven, Fife

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in 120 acres of scenic Fife countryside Kilconquhar Castle Estate features a heated indoor swimming pool horse riding facilities and on-site health and beauty specialists. Free private parking is … more >>

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This war between England and Spain was ostensibly fought over Spanish mistreatment of an English sailor



23 September, 1326

Queen Isabella and Roger Mortimer land at Orwell, Suffolk

Barons opposed to Isabella's husband, Edward II, join them in revolt. Edward is deposed and murdered.

This king was married twice, the second time to Joan of Navarre





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Cannich (Self catering)
Affric View, Cannich

Affric View

This one-floored, semi-detached cottage lies close to the village of Cannich in the Scottish Highlands and can sleep four people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 4

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Newtonmore (Self catering)
Tigh Beag, Newtonmore

Tigh Beag

This charming ground floor semi-detached cottage with far-reaching views is situated in the crofting township of Balgowan near Newtonmore, in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park and can sleep …
Sleeps 3

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