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Featured Historic Hotel
The Cross Keys Hotel

The Cross Keys Hotel
Peebles, Borders

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Cross Keys Hotel was built in 1693 and is the oldest inn within the picturesque town of Peebles. Located on Northgate just off the main street we are close … more >>

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This battle outside York saw the triumph of Harold Hardrada of Norway over Edwin and Morcar, Earls of Mercia and Northumbria respectively



20 August, 1912

Death of William Booth

Booth (b. 1829) founded the Salvation Army in 1865 and served as its first General

This king lost the throne, and his life, at the Battle of Bosworth





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Nairn (Self catering)
Driftwood Cottage, Nairn

Driftwood Cottage

This ground floor apartment is in the town of Nairn near to Inverness and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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Glenuig (Self catering)
Clearwater House, Glenuig

Clearwater House

This detached cottage is close to the village of Glenuig near to Lochailort and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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