Strathclyde - Castles

Castles to visit in Ayrshire, Arran, Argyll, Bute, and the greater Glasgow region










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Shieldhill Castle Hotel

Shieldhill Castle Hotel
Biggar, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Nestled in the beautiful upper Clyde Valley just 40 minutes from Edinburgh and Glasgow this 12th Century grand Scottish mansion offers AA Rosette dining luxurious accommodation free Wi-Fi and parking. … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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Joan, The Fair Maid of Kent, was the wife of what prince?



15 November, 1890

Pernell discredited in O'Shea divorce case

Charles Parnell, the leading voice for Irish Home Rule, was named as a co-respondent in the sensational divorce proceedings. He resigns as leader of Parliamentary Irish Party.

This king had 16 legitimate children





Accommodation

Fort William (Self catering)
Morvich Cottage, Fort William

Morvich Cottage

This ground floor detached cottage is located on the edge of Fort William in Scotland and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Glenborrodale (Self catering)
The Old Sawmill, Glenborrodale

The Old Sawmill

This delightful, stone cottage in Glenborrodale, in the west of Scotland sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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