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Balmule House

Balmule House
Dunfermline, Fife

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Nestled in 30 acres of wooded grounds just 2 miles from Dunfermline this 14th Century House offers luxurious accommodation opulent surroundings free Wi-Fi and on-site parking. Approached by a sweeping … more >>

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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.



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.

Simon de Montfort forced this king to sign the Provisions of Oxford





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Drumnadrochit (Self catering)
Lakefield Apartment, Drumnadrochit

Lakefield Apartment

This ground floor barn conversion is situated next to the owner's home yet completely private, just six miles from Drumnadrochit, on the banks of Loch Ness, sleeping four people in …
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Culkein (Self catering)
Brisbane, Culkein

Brisbane

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 …
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