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Borders

BORDERS The southeastern region of Scotland, formed in 1975 from the counties of Berwickshire, Roxburghshire, Peebleshire and Selkirkshire plus the southern part of the county of Midlothian.   It was the 6th in size but the smallest in population of the … Continue reading

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Berwickshire

BERWICKSHIRE The southeastern county of Scotland before 1974; A district in the Borders region until 1996; A ceremonial county since 1974. The River Tweed formed much of its southern border and the northern border was in the Lammermuir Hills;  to … Continue reading

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