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New Lanark Mill Hotel

New Lanark Mill Hotel
Lanark, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

New Lanark World Heritage Site is a truly unique setting. Surrounded by native woodlands and close to the famous Falls of Clyde, New Lanark was founded in 1785 as a … more >>

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This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.



14 August, 1040

Macbeth kills King Duncan

Macbeth murders Duncan, King of Scots, and takes the throne. The event was later sensationalised in the play by Shakespeare as a truly dreadful deed, but in truth a lot of rulers were murdered in those turbulent times!

He was married to Princess Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen





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Fort William (Self catering)
Keil View House, Fort William

Keil View House

This impressive detached house on the Ardgour Estate sleeps up to ten people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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Inverness (Self catering)
Rowan House, Inverness

Rowan House

This detached cottage is situated in the town of Inverness, and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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