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Macdonald Pittodrie House Hotel

Macdonald Pittodrie House Hotel
Inverurie, Grampian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in a Highland Estate of over 2400 acres in the mountain shadow of Bennachie, Pittodrie House offers a unique atmosphere which is great for weekend, romantic or family breaks. … more >>

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



20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

This king was married twice, the second time to Joan of Navarre





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Fort William (Self catering)
Rosewood Cottage, Fort William

Rosewood Cottage

This cottage is situated in the village of Fort William, near Ben Nevis, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Spean Bridge (Self catering)
West Lodge, Spean Bridge

West Lodge

This charming stone cottage is five miles from Spean Bridge, and can sleep five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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