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Featured Historic Hotel
Kirkconnel Hall Hotel

Kirkconnel Hall Hotel
Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Originally home to the Arnott family Kirkconnel Hall dates as far back as the 15th century, providing the property with great historic interest. It is only 10 miles north of … more >>

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This dashing courtier was a favourite of Elizabeth I, but she eventually had him executed after he rose in rebellion



19 November, 1789

Thames-Severn Canal opens

The canal included the Sapperton Tunnel, at the time the longest tunnel in England at just over 2 miles

This monarch died at Pontefract Castle in Yorkshire, in early 1400, probably of starvation





Accommodation

Fort William (Self catering)
Merlin, Fort William

Merlin

This first floor apartment is located in an isolated position near to Fort William and can sleep six people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Lochinver (Self catering)
Creigard Bungalow, Lochinver

Creigard Bungalow

A superb comfortable and well equipped bungalow graded 4 Star by VisitScotland. The bungalow is in a quiet location up a private road and only a 5 minutes stroll from …
Sleeps 5

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