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Dornoch Castle

Dornoch Castle
Dornoch, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dornoch Castle Hotel is set in the beautiful historic town of Dornoch. The Castle is situated directly opposite the inspiring 13th century Cathedral and sets a dramatic backdrop for an … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER
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This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.



23 January, 1045

Edward the Confessor marries Edith, daughter of Earl Godwin of Wessex

Edith was the sister of Harold, who would be defeated at the Battle of Hastings

Who said, 'I would sell London itself if I could find a buyer'





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Boat of Garten (Self catering)
Pilmuir, Boat of Garten

Pilmuir

This detached stone cottage sits near the village of Boat of Garten in Scotland, it sleeps nine people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 9

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Lairg (Self catering)
Braevaal, Lairg

Braevaal

This attractive, whitewashed cottage is near the village of Lairg in the Scottish Highlands and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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