Strathclyde Historic Towns and Villages to Visit


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Featured Historic Hotel
Friars Carse Country House Hotel

Friars Carse Country House Hotel
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in a 45 acre estate including woodland The Friars Carse Country House Hotel is located only 7 miles from Dumfries town centre yet enjoys a tranquil rural location. … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER
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This conflict between King John and his most powerful nobles resulted in the signing of the Magna Carta in 1215



25 September, 1066

Battle of Stamford Bridge near York

King Harold of England surprised and defeated a Norse army under Harald Hardrada and Harold's rebellious brother Tostig

He was married to Princess Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen





Accommodation

Insh (Self catering)
Kullbery, Insh

Kullbery

This log cabin is in the village of Insh, close to the village of Kincraig near to Aviemore and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Nairn (Self catering)
Deskford Cottage, Nairn

Deskford Cottage

This property is semi-detached and is situated on the edge of the seaside town of Nairn. This cottage can accommodate four guests in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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