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Barcaldine Castle

Barcaldine Castle
Benderloch, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Barcaldine Castle offers a truly unique experience. If you are looking for luxurious opulent and romantic accommodation nowhere else on the West Coast of Scotland parallels Barcaldine. This historic Scottish … more >>

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Elizabeth Talbot (1518-1608), Countess of Shrewsbury, was popularly known as ...



18 June, 1625

Charles I's first Parliament

The long road to the Civil War starts with Parliament granting tunnage and poundage only for 1 year rather than for life

The second surviving son of Charles I and Henrietta Maria, he ruled only 3 years before being deposed





Accommodation

Kilchoan (Self catering)
Croft Apartment, Kilchoan

Croft Apartment

This cosy apartment sits in the village of Kilchoan, sleeping two people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 3

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Carrbridge (Self catering)
Easter Duthil Cottage, Carrbridge

Easter Duthil Cottage

This detached cottage is situated two miles from Carrbridge and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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