Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

Taking in the Highlands, and Scottish islands including Orkney, Shetland, Skye, and the Western Isles (Harris, Lewis, North Uist, South Uist, Benbecula, Berneray, Barra, and Eriskay)










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Featured Historic Hotel
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 cleric and scholar served as tutor to the young Princess Elizabeth, later Elizabeth I



19 June, 1312

Execution of Piers Gaveston

Edward II's favourite aroused such enmity among Edward's chief barons that he was seized and executed by the Earl of Lancaster, after a summary mock trial

This king was deposed by his wife, Isabella of France





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Strontian (Self catering)
Westray, Strontian

Westray

This detached cottage on a hillside near Strontian sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Dunvegan (Self catering)
The Cabin @ Seaview, Dunvegan

The Cabin @ Seaview

This fabulous ground floor log cabin is ideal for cosy escapes away from it all, three miles from Dunvegan and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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