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The Allan Ramsay

The Allan Ramsay
Carlops, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Allan Ramsay Hotel est. 1792 is one of Scotland's oldest coaching inns. It is located in the village of Carlops at the foot of the Pentland Hills … more >>

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This assembly of Parliament in 1653 consisted of 140 'godly men' selected by Cromwell and the Council of Officers



20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

This monarch dissolved all the monasteries in his realm as part of a split from the Catholic church in Rome





Accommodation

Suladale (Self catering)
6 Knott, Suladale

6 Knott

This lovely detached cottage is set between Portree and Dunvegan on the edge of the small crofting community of Suladale and sleeps seven people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 7

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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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