Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

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Featured Historic Hotel
The Cross Keys Hotel

The Cross Keys Hotel
Peebles, Borders

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Cross Keys Hotel was built in 1693 and is the oldest inn within the picturesque town of Peebles. Located on Northgate just off the main street we are close … more >>

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The first uniform postal service, introduced by Rowland Hill, began in 1840, and was called the ...



25 June, 1360

Henry Yevele named master mason of Westminster

Yevele, one of the most important medieval architects, rebuilt the Clock Tower and Jewel Tower of the Palace of Westminster

This king married Elizabeth of York, uniting the houses of York and Lancaster, and ending the Wars of the Roses





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Strathpeffer (Self catering)
The Rowans, Strathpeffer

The Rowans

This modern detached bungalow is situated in a peaceful location on the owner’s rural estate and is tastefully decorated and furnished, offering accommodation for up to four people.
Sleeps 4

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Strathcarron (Self catering)
Cottage: HCRC486, Strathcarron

FCH10708

INVITING COTTAGE BOASTS MAGNIFICENT VIEWS OVER LOCH SHIELDAIG

This traditional fisherman's cottage is beautifully situated on the sea front of this picturesque Wester Ross village and enjoys wonderful views of the …
Sleeps 6

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