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
Shieldhill Castle Hotel

Shieldhill Castle Hotel
Biggar, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Nestled in the beautiful upper Clyde Valley just 40 minutes from Edinburgh and Glasgow this 12th Century grand Scottish mansion offers AA Rosette dining luxurious accommodation free Wi-Fi and parking. … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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This war between England and Spain was ostensibly fought over Spanish mistreatment of an English sailor



23 July, 1637

Prayer Book riots at St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Worshippers riot when Archbishop Laud's new prayer book is used for the first time

Which of the following was NOT married to Henry VIII?





Accommodation

Staffin (Self catering)
Amber's Cottage, Staffin

Amber's Cottage

This detached cottage situated one mile from Staffin on the Isle of Skye sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Cannich (Self catering)
Glen View, Cannich

Glen View

This detached barn conversion close to the Highland village of Cannich sleeps eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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