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The Invercauld Arms

The Invercauld Arms
Braemar, Grampian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The impressive baronial style of the Invercauld Arms dates back as far as 1645 when it was built as a coaching inn. Set against the stunning backdrop of the Grampian … more >>

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This battle outside York saw the triumph of Harold Hardrada of Norway over Edwin and Morcar, Earls of Mercia and Northumbria respectively



27 May, 1199

John I crowned at Westminster Abbey

John had already been anointed Duke of Normandy after the death of his brother, Richard I

His nickname meant 'ill council'





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Castletown (Self catering)
Roegnster, Castletown

Roegnster

This detached stone built cottage is near the village of Castletown and the town of Thurso and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Fort William (Self catering)
Keil View House, Fort William

Keil View House

This impressive detached house on the Ardgour Estate sleeps up to ten people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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