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Dornoch Castle

Dornoch Castle
Dornoch, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dornoch Castle Hotel is set in the beautiful historic town of Dornoch. The Castle is situated directly opposite the inspiring 13th century Cathedral and sets a dramatic backdrop for an … more >>

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The 'rough wooing' described what action by Henry VIII?



20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

The third son of George III, he ruled after his elder brother died in 1830





Accommodation

Acharacle (Self catering)
Ardnish, Acharacle

Ardnish

This welcoming detached house in Acharacle sleeps up to twelve people in six bedrooms.
Sleeps 12

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Findhorn (Self catering)
Mint Cottage, Findhorn

Mint Cottage

This charming, detached cottage in Findhorn sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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