Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

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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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This famous landscape garden designer gained his odd nickname from his habit of telling clients that their estates had 'great capability of improvement'



19 November, 1789

Thames-Severn Canal opens

The canal included the Sapperton Tunnel, at the time the longest tunnel in England at just over 2 miles

This king established the Order of the Garter





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Grantown-on-Spey (Self catering)
The West Wing, Grantown-on-Spey

The West Wing

This charming wing of a farmhouse is close to the village of Grantown-on-Spey and can sleep seven people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 7

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Dunvegan (Self catering)
Greenbrae, Dunvegan

Greenbrae

This lovely, detached home in Dunvegan, sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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