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Dunrobin Castle, Golspie, Sutherland

This evening, I am posting information on Dunrobin Castle in the northern Highlands of Scotland.

Summary facts and information as follows:

  • Situated near the village of Golspie on the eastern coast, about 52 miles north of Inverness.

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Royal Dornch Golf Club

This evening, I am posting information on Royal Dornoch, a 18 hole, links golf course located in the N.E. of Scotland, some 200 miles from Glasgow and Edinburgh.

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Discrimination against Campbells at Clachaig Inn, Glencoe.

This evening, I am posting information on a memorial to one of the most infamous events in Scottish history.

The ostensible reason for the Massacre of Glencoe was an edict issued by King William III requiring all clan chieftains to sign an oath of allegiance by Jan 1st 1692. The MacDonald chief was 6 days late in signing the required oath.This was because he first went to North, to Fort William in error and was redirected South to Inveraray where the Sheriff received the required oath on January 6th.

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