Strathclyde Historic Towns and Villages to Visit


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Cross Keys Hotel

Cross Keys Hotel
Kelso, Borders

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Cross Keys Hotel is superbly situated in the heart of Kelso's picturesque French-style cobbled square. The present hotel was built in 1769 but in other forms a Cross Keys … more >>

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This essayist and poet is best known for his 'Dictionery of the English Language', published in 1755



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

This queen was buried in three places; her entrails at Lincoln Cathedral, her heart at Blackfriars in London, and her body at Westminster Abbey





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Kilchoan (Self catering)
The Chalet at Ben Hiant, Kilchoan

The Chalet at Ben Hiant

A detached wooden lodge in the village of Kilchoan in the Scottish Highlands that can sleep four people in to bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Newtonmore (Self catering)
12 Loch Na Leoba Road, Newtonmore

12 Loch Na Leoba Road

This detached cottage is located in the village of Newtonmore near Kingussie and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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