Historic Attractions in Scotland
Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire, PA10 2JG
This typical 18th-century handloom weaver's cottage houses the last of 800 looms working in this village in the 1830's.
At the northern end of the Rhins of Galloway to mark the entrance to Loch Ryan this lighthouse was completed in 1817. The...
Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 8JS
Superb castle, dating from 13th century, with rich portrait collection, an equally fine collection of arms and armour, and…
The most northerly point on the Scottish mainland has had a lighthouse since 1831.
There is a car park close to the...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
This memorial to the Duke of Wellington, victor over the French at the Battle of Waterloo in 1816, was erected in 1852.
Kilmartin, Scotland, UK
This prominent group of standing stones, erected some 3200 years ago, may have been a lunar observatory.
Cromarty, Ross-shire, IV11 8XA
Into a life tragically cut short at the age of 54, Hugh Miller packed careers as a stonemason, bank accountant, geologist…
Carrbridge, Inverness-shire, PH23 3AS
Built in 1717 this packhorse bridge is one of the oldest in the Highlands. In big spates the river can flow over the...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Built for the Royal High School, Edinburgh’s oldest school, and completed in 1829, these classical buildings hardly look...
Lit in 1862, the lighthouse marks the southern entrance to the Firth of Forth. The lighthouse was built below the highest...
Kilchoman, Scotland, UK
A magnificent cross dating from about 1350, it stands in a churchyard overlooking Machir Bay.
This 41m (134ft) high red banded lighthouse, completed in 1830, is the tallest on the Scottish mainland. Its pre-automation...
|1||Weavers Cottage Museum (NTS)||Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire, PA10 2JG|
|2||Corsewall Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|3||Fyvie Castle (NTS)||Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 8JS|
|4||Dunnet Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|5||Duke of Wellington Statue||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|6||Nether Largie Standing Stones||Kilmartin, Scotland, UK|
|7||Saddell Abbey||Carradale, Scotland, UK|
|8||Hugh Miller's Cottage (NTS)||Cromarty, Ross-shire, IV11 8XA|
|9||Bridge of Carr||Carrbridge, Inverness-shire, PH23 3AS|
|10||Royal High School||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|11||St Abbs Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|12||Kilchoman Cross||Kilchoman, Scotland, UK|
|13||Portencross Castle||Portencross, Ayrshire, KA23 9QA|
|14||Tarbat Ness Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|15||Mar Lodge Estate (NTS)||Braemar, Aberdeenshire, AB35 5YJ|
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