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Juniper Green, City of Edinburgh

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Juniper Green, City of Edinburgh

Juniper Green is a village on the outskirts of Edinburgh, Scotland situated 9 kilometres south west of the city centre. It bridges the city bypass, and extends along the foothills of the Pentlands. It is bordered by Colinton to the east and Currie to the south-west. It centres on Lanark Road, the main road leading out south-west of Edinburgh into the central Borders. The village stands on an elevated ridge above the Water of Leith to its south.
Post townJUNIPER GREEN
Administrative CountyCity of Edinburgh
Traditional CountyMidlothian
OS GridNT2068
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code0131
 

Juniper Green, City of Edinburgh in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Juniper Green, vil. with ry. sta., Colinton par., Edinburghshire, on Water of Leith, 5 miles SW. of Edinburgh, pop. 1018; P.O.; is a summer resort.

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