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The History Scotland - Hidden Histories podcast sheds light on hidden historical gems around the country. Join Neil McLennan as he explores lesser-known visitor attractions across Scotland. Find out more about History Scotland magazine at www.history-scotland.com

The History Scotland - Hidden Histories podcast sheds light on hidden historical gems around the country. Join Neil McLennan as he explores lesser-known visitor attractions across Scotland. Find out more about History Scotland magazine at www.history-scotland.com
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The History Scotland - Hidden Histories podcast sheds light on hidden historical gems around the country. Join Neil McLennan as he explores lesser-known visitor attractions across Scotland. Find out more about History Scotland magazine at www.history-scotland.com

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English


Episodes

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 37 - Dowans Hotel, Moray

1/24/2018
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Neil's travels around Moray take in the historic Dowans Hotel in the latest episode in the History Scotland podcast. Find out more about the magazine at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:21:31

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 36 - A tour of Moray and the Burning of the Clavie

1/14/2018
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We take a tour around Moray with Jim Royan, one of the area's leading heritage experts, before joining the celebrations as the ancient Scottish custom of Burning the Clavie takes place (to mark New Year's Eve in the Julian Calendar).

Duration:00:58:24

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 35 - Edinburgh, Military Museum Scotland

1/14/2018
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We speak to Ian Inglis, who has recently opened the Military Museum Scotland at the Linburn Centre, the home of the Scottish War Blinded in Wilkieston, West Lothian.

Duration:00:11:57

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 33 - Edinburgh & East Lothian - Archerfield Estate

1/14/2018
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We speak to writer-director and producer Brendan Foley, who has recently written a book on the historic Archerfield Estate, situated between Gullane and North Berwick in picturesque East Lothian.

Duration:00:48:58

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 32 - Edinburgh , Hearts Museum

12/31/2017
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We take a trip down sporting memory lane at the Heart of Midlothian Museum, situated in the Gorgie Stand at Edinburgh's Tynecastle Park.

Duration:00:29:26

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 31 - Argyll and Bute , Inveraray Jail

12/30/2017
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We take a trip to Inveraray Jail, a 19th-century prison and courthouse and now a popular living museum. Read more about Scottish history and heritage at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:11:07

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 31 - Argyll and Bute , Mount Stewart

12/23/2017
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We take a guided tour around the historic Mount Stuart House and Gardens, located on the beautiful island of Bute. Read more about Scottish history and heritage at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:23:40

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 30 - Argyll and Bute

12/18/2017
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Our first stop in Argyll and Bute sees Neil visit a Victorian attraction with a difference, and meet the owners of the historic Glen Burn Hotel, Find out more about History Scotland at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:17:07

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 29 - Sma' Shot Cottages, Paisley

10/22/2017
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We take a step back into the 18th century into a typical weaver’s cottage, as we enjoy a guided tour around Sma' Shot Cottages, Paisley. Find out more about Scotland and its past at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:39:12

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 28 - Grand Central & Paisley Thread Mill Museum

10/15/2017
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We look at the history of the Grand Central Hotel before taking a visit to the Paisley Thread Mill Museum, as our tour of Paisley continues. Find out more about Scottish history and heritage at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:33:39

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 27 - Paisley Abbey

10/8/2017
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Neil visits historic Paisley Abbey on the first of his podcasts from the area, as the city prepares its bid for UK City of Culture 2021.

Duration:00:38:58

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 23 - Scottish Crannog Centre

8/29/2017
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We visit the Scottish Crannog Centre, an ancient loch-dwelling on Loch Tay in Perthshire. Find out more about History Scotland magazine at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:17:56

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 24 - Perthshire

8/13/2017
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We take trip to the Meigle Sculptured Stone Museum in Perthshire. Find out more about History Scotland magazine at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:19:50

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 23 - Perthshire

8/9/2017
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Neil starts his Perthshire adventure in Scotland's top hotel, the Jewel in the Glen, Gleneagles. There he meets with the guest relations manager and hotel historian, Iris, before discussing the fusion of food and history with one of the world's top chefs.

Duration:00:40:27

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 22 - Shetland

7/9/2017
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Neil hears some ghost stories before his stay at historic Busta House on Shetland. Find out more about Scottish history and heritage at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:08:56

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 21 - Shetland

7/9/2017
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Our tour of Shetland continues, taking in Lerwick's museums. Find out more about Scottish history and heritage at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:56:11

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 20 - Shetland

7/9/2017
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The History Scotland podcast arrives in Shetland. Find out more about Scottish history, heritage and archaeology at: www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:30:37

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 19 - Orkney

6/19/2017
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Neil concludes his time on Orkney at the West End Hotel in Kirkwall before taking a tour of St Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall

Duration:00:32:15

Sir Tony Robinson and more at University of Aberdeen May Festival

6/4/2017
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Sir Tony Robinson explains his love of history and his personal connection with Scotland in a special edition of the History Scotland podcast. Plus, Neil also speaks to Chris Croly, Ali Cameron, Neil Curtis. Find out more about History Scotland at www.historyscotland.com

Duration:00:25:01

History Scotland Podcast - Episode 17 - Orkney

5/26/2017
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Neil continues his adventures in Orkney, as he follows the St Magnus 900 Trail. Find out more at historyscotland.com

Duration:00:41:57

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