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Featured Historic Hotel
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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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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Canute and his Danes defeated British forces under Edmund Ironside on 18 October, 1016



16 July, 1377

Richard II crowned

Richard was the son of Edward, the Black Prince, and succeeded his grandfather, Edward III

Whose coronation took place on Christmas Day?





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Dunvegan (Self catering)
Red Chimneys Cottage, Dunvegan

Red Chimneys Cottage

This detached, whitewashed stone cottage in the crofting hamlet of Totaig near Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye can sleep up to four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Lochinver (Self catering)
Burnside, Lochinver

Burnside

After travelling through the splendour of the scenery of Sutherland in the Scottish Highlands, and viewing the famous Torridon peaks of Quinag, Canisp and Suilven, you arrive in the beautiful …
Sleeps 4

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