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King's Arms Hotel

King's Arms Hotel
Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dating from the 1600's, this former coaching inn echoes that same function to this day as it continues to extend a warm welcome to visitors and locals alike. As a … more >>

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King of Wessex and Mercia from 925, King of England from 926



12 December, 1889

Death of Robert Browning

Best known as a poet and playwright, Browning (b. 1812) was married to poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning.

This king lost the throne, and his life, at the Battle of Bosworth





Accommodation

Staffin (Self catering)
Lag-Uaine, Staffin

Lag-Uaine

A lovely, detached cottage in Staffin, on the Isle of Skye, sleeping six in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Fort William (Self catering)
Nevis, Fort William

Nevis

A first floor apartment situated near the Scottish town of Fort William, it can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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