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Clickable Map of Scotland

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In Focus

Brodick Castle Brodick Castle on the Isle of Arran stands on a south-east facing slope above the north side of Brodick Bay. It was a strategically important castle developed between the 1200s and the 1600s, which had an 1800s stately home wrapped around it. The location was first used for defence by the Vikings until they were driven from Arran following the Battle of Largs in 1263. The original castle on the site was built for the Stewarts of Menteith. ( More ...)

On This Day

26 June 1695: The establishment by an Act of the Scots Parliament of the "Company of Scotland Trading to Africa and the Indies," which is better known as the "Darien Company".

26 June 1830: King George IV dies: he is succeeded by King William IV.

26 June 1970: The Kingston Bridge, carrying the M8 motorway over the River Clyde in Glasgow, is opened.

Header Slides

Today's header slides are of Loch nan Uamh near Lochailort on the beautiful Road to the Isles; and the original Inverlochy Castle, a Historic Environment Scotland property just to the north of Fort William.

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Scottish Resources

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