Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

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Melville Castle

Melville Castle
Edinburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Melville Castle once home to the influential Dundas family is set within a 50 acre estate of wooded parkland on the picturesque banks of the river North Esk. Located just … more >>

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Name the mystery historic attraction
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Joan, The Fair Maid of Kent, was the wife of what prince?



20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

Simon de Montfort forced this king to sign the Provisions of Oxford





Accommodation

Nairn (Self catering)
Slioch, Nairn

Slioch

This homely, semi-detached cottage sits in the village of Auldearn, two miles from Nairn.
Sleeps 2

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Inverness (Self catering)
Balnabodach, Inverness

Balnabodach

This detached cottage in Farr sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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