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Trimontium Museum
Trimontium Museum

Market Square, Melrose, Borders, TD6 9PN

Melrose. Illustrates life at the important Romano-native complex at nearby Newstead. Many artefacts, a blacksmith's...

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  • Dunrennan Abbey © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Dundrennan Abbey (HS)

    Dundrennan, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4QH

    The beautiful ruins, amid a peaceful setting, of a Cistercian Abbey founded in 1142. Mary Queen of Scots spent her last…

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    Eilean Donan Castle
    Eilean Donan Castle

    Dornie, Kyle of Lochalsh, Inverness-shire, IV40 8DX

    Perhaps the most scenic of Scotland's castles, the original Eilean Donan was built around 1230, before its destruction…

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    Rockcliffe Beach

    Rockcliffe, Scotland, UK

    A small sandy beach with plenty of shells.

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  • Balranald Beaches
    Balranald Beaches

    Isle of North Uist, Scotland, UK

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  • St Vigeans Museum (HS)
    St Vigeans Museum (HS)

    By Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, UK

    A fine collection of 32 early Christian and Pictish stones, found in the village of St Vigeans.

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  • Brough of Birsay Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Brough of Birsay Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    This unusual lighthouse with its castellated tower was built in 1925. It is now solar powered. The tidal Island once had a...

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  • Linlithgow Palace © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Linlithgow Palace (HS)

    Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL

    The splendid ruins of this great royal palace are set in its own park beside Linlithgow Loch. Both James V and Mary Queen…

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    Bay of Skaill
    Bay of Skaill

    Scotland, UK

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  • Castle of Mey © Copyright Castle of Mey
    Castle and Gardens of Mey

    Mey, Thurso, Caithness, KW14 8XH

    The most northerly castle on the Scottish mainland, it was built between 1566 and 1572.

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    Rubha Reidh Lighthouse
    Rubha Reidh Lighthouse

    Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2EA

    This lighthouse, built in 1912, marks the entrance to Loch Ewe. In World War II it was an important assembly area for…

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  • Kirkmadrine Early Christian Stones © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Kirkmadrine Early Christian Stones (HS)

    Sandhead, Nr Stranraer, Scotland, UK

    Three of the earliest Christian memorial stones in Britain, dating from the 5th or early 6th century.

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  • St Kilda National Nature Reserve (NTS)
    St Kilda National Nature Reserve (NTS)

    West of Benbecula, Scotland, UK

    This remote and spectacular group of islands with the highest (375m) cliffs in Britain, is home to almost a million…

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  • Castle Kennedy Gardens
    Castle Kennedy & Gardens

    Rephad, Stranraer, DG9 8BX

    Historic landscaped gardens with terraces, avenues and walled garden surrounded by two large natual lochs. Simply Stunning.

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  • Abernethy Round Tower © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Abernethy Round Tower (HS)

    Abernethy, Perth, Perthshire, PH2

    One of the two round towers of Irish style surviving in Scotland, dating from the end of the 11th century. Pictish symbol…

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  • 1 Trimontium Museum Market Square, Melrose, Borders, TD6 9PN
    2 Dundrennan Abbey (HS) Dundrennan, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4QH 4 stars
    3 Eilean Donan Castle Dornie, Kyle of Lochalsh, Inverness-shire, IV40 8DX 4 stars
    4 Rockcliffe Beach Rockcliffe, Scotland, UK
    5 Balranald Beaches Isle of North Uist, Scotland, UK
    6 St Vigeans Museum (HS) By Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, UK
    7 Brough of Birsay Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    8 Linlithgow Palace (HS) Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL 4 stars
    9 Bay of Skaill Scotland, UK
    10 Castle and Gardens of Mey Mey, Thurso, Caithness, KW14 8XH 5 stars
    11 Rubha Reidh Lighthouse Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2EA
    12 Kirkmadrine Early Christian Stones (HS) Sandhead, Nr Stranraer, Scotland, UK
    13 St Kilda National Nature Reserve (NTS) West of Benbecula, Scotland, UK
    14 Castle Kennedy & Gardens Rephad, Stranraer, DG9 8BX
    15 Abernethy Round Tower (HS) Abernethy, Perth, Perthshire, PH2

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