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Featured Historic Hotel
The Allan Ramsay

The Allan Ramsay
Carlops, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Allan Ramsay Hotel est. 1792 is one of Scotland's oldest coaching inns. It is located in the village of Carlops at the foot of the Pentland Hills … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER
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This inventor and pioneer industrialist is credited with inventing - or at least popularizing - the water frame and carding engine



19 September, 1356

Battle of Poitiers

English under Edward, the Black Prince, defeat French army and capture John II of France

This queen's second husband, Lord Darnley, was murdered, possibly with her knowledge





Accommodation

Poolewe (Self catering)
1 Bayview Bungalow, Poolewe

1 Bayview Bungalow

This cosy semi-detached bungalow is in the village of Poolewe in the Northern Highlands & Cairngorms National Park and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Avoch (Self catering)
Tower House, Avoch

Tower House

This beautiful and unique, semi-detached cottage in Avoch, Scotland, sleeps eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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