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Cawdor

(kô`dər), village, Highland, NE Scotland, SW of Nairn. Cawdor Castle, the earliest remaining piece dating from 1454, was represented by ShakespeareShakespeare, William,
1564–1616, English dramatist and poet, b. Stratford-upon-Avon. He is widely considered the greatest playwright who ever lived. Life
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, following tradition, as the scene of the slaying (1040) of Duncan by MacbethMacbeth
, d. 1057, king of Scotland (1040–57). He succeeded his father as governor of the province of Moray c.1031 and was a military commander for Duncan I. In 1040 he killed Duncan in battle and seized the throne.
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They quickly put a deposit down on the three-bedroom Cawdor plot.
750m of new single carriageway bypassing the existing crossing of the River Nairn at White Bridge, near Cawdor, on the B9090.
They had a brief argument over who was in charge before Cawdor took over.
Sportsmen paid tribute yesterday to the larger-thanlife competitor, who trained in the cowshed of his farm in Cawdor, near Nairn.
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Programme highlights include pianist Martin Roscoe, the Allegri String Quartet, leading guitar ensemble The Eden Stell Duo, legendary Russian violinists Alexander and Albert Markov and jazz at the Cawdor Hotel with Tina May and Lee Gibson.
Give hallways a touch of tartan with the Anta Cawdor stair runner.
Departing Portsmouth on May 14, excursions will visit Cornwall's Eden Project, Scotland's Cawdor Castle and Guernsey's La Seigneurie.
He was born in Crescent, Oklahoma, to a Welsh mother, Susan, who met his American father, Brian, at Cawdor barracks, near St David's in Pembrokeshire.
In keeping with tradition, the bride arrived at Cawdor Parish Church 25 minutes late for her wedding, wearing a white V-neck fitted gown, embellished with crystals.
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Take That member Mark Owen has tied the knot with his fiancee Emma Ferguson at Cawdor Parish Church, near Nairn.