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Tulloch Castle

Tulloch Castle
Dingwall, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

In days of old, only the Laird or the Chief of the Clan could enjoy a relaxing stay in a Scottish Highland Castle. Nowadays, times have changed. At Tulloch Castle … more >>

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Who rebuilt St Paul's Cathedral after the Great Fire of London?



20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

This English king lost the Battle of Bannockburn to Robert the Bruce





Accommodation

Portree (Self catering)
MacKenzie’s Peak, Portree

MacKenzie’s Peak

This semi-detached cottage in Sconser near Portree sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Dunvegan (Self catering)
Tulloch Gorm, Dunvegan

Tulloch Gorm

A ground floor apartment one mile from the village of Dunvegan in the Isle of Skye that can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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