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Airth Castle Hotel

Airth Castle Hotel
Airth, Central Scotland

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Airth Castle Hotel Spa sits majestically overlooking the River Forth and the glorious countryside of picturesque Forth Valley and Central Scotland with much of Scotland s national Heritage … more >>

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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 monarch was Elector of Hanover when he became king of England in 1714





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Cromore (Self catering)
Old Mission Hall, Cromore

Old Mission Hall

This charming lochside cottage sits 3 miles from the village of Cromore on the Isle of Lewis in Scotland, and sleeps 5 people with 1 bedroom.
Sleeps 5

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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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