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Kirkconnel Hall Hotel

Kirkconnel Hall Hotel
Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Originally home to the Arnott family Kirkconnel Hall dates as far back as the 15th century, providing the property with great historic interest. It is only 10 miles north of … more >>

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This fleet was sent by Philip of Spain in an attempt to invade England



20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

This monarch took the throne in 1952 after the death of George VI





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Lairg (Self catering)
Cottage: HCINCBC, Lairg

FCH10226

1 OF 2 PERIOD COTTAGES IN AN ELEVATED POSITION WITH STUNNING MOUNTAIN AND SEA LOCH VIEWS SLEEPS 2+1

This wonderful cosy romantic property offers peace and tranquillity to those looking to break …
Sleeps 3

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Staffin (Self catering)
The Old Mill, Staffin

The Old Mill

This detached mill conversion in the village of Staffin on the Isle of Skye sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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