Berwickshire & Roxburghshire
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Berwickshire & Roxburghshire by W. S. Crockett

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


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Statementby W.S. Crockett.
SeriesCambridgecounty geographies
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Open LibraryOL13975134M

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Roxburghshire is an inland county in the south of Scotland, bounded on the north by Berwickshire, on the east by Berwickshire and the English county of Northumberland, on the south by Dumfriesshire and the English counties of Cumberland and Northumberland, and on the west by Dumfriesshire, Selkirk, and Edinburghshire or Mid-Lothian. For details of surviving records for Dingleton Hospital at Melrose (from the lunatic asylum for Roxburghshire, Berwickshire and Selkirkshire) see the Melrose parish page. Military Records The Roxburghshire Lieutenancy Book records parish-by-parish the names of men ballotted to serve in the militia between and One book specifically about Berwickshire is Elizabeth Layhe's History of Berwickshire's Towns and Villages to the Present Day, published in , ISBN The Berwickshire Coast by Lawson Wood is an illustrated history of the coastline, following the coast through places like Cove, Pease Bay, Fast Castle, St Abbs Head, Coldingham Bay. Roxburghshire and Berwickshire historically bore the brunt of the conflicts with England, both during declared wars such as the Wars of Scottish Independence, and armed raids which took place in the times of the Border Reivers. Thus, across the region are to be seen the ruins of Admin HQ: Newtown St Boswells.

Lieutenancy Book, County of Roxburgh, Scotland Roxburgh, Berwickshire, Peeblesshire, Roxburghshire & Selkirkshire together with parts of Dumfriesshire, East Lothian and Midlothian. Index to James Wilson's Register of Deaths, Hawick, Roxburghshire. Full text of "Roxburghshire, Selkirkshire, Peeblesshire, and Berwickshire Business directory" See other formats. Lawson George Alexander (Coldstream) Suddenly, at Borders General Hospital on Saturday 14th March , George, dearly beloved husband of Jean (née Appleby), aged 82 years. Dearest father of. Reprographics: photocopying, self photography The site is a ScotlandsPeople Centre, please contact the service for further details; ARCHON code: If you are an archivist or custodian of this archive you can use the archive update form to add or update the details in Discovery.