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Melville Castle

Melville Castle
Edinburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Melville Castle once home to the influential Dundas family is set within a 50 acre estate of wooded parkland on the picturesque banks of the river North Esk. Located just … more >>

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This leader of the Liberal party served as Prime Minister from 1908-1916



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's two wives were both named Isabella





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Inverness (Self catering)
Cottage: HCIN633, Inverness

FCH10781

AMIDST THE MAGNIFICENT SCENERY OF GLEN URQUHART SLEEPS 6+2

This attractive, detached bungalow is in a small hamlet built around a country house hotel on a wooded hillside 5 miles from …
Sleeps 6

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Dunvegan (Self catering)
Rowantree Cottage, Dunvegan

Rowantree Cottage

Offering a Beautiful detached cottage on the spectacular Loch Bay, Waternish peninsula, North West Isle of Skye. This renovated former croft cottage enjoys many Luxuries including Jacuzzi bath, …
Sleeps 6

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