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Roslin, Midlothian

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Roslin, Midlothian

Roslin (sometimes spelt Rosslyn or Roslyn) is a village in Midlothian, Scotland, 7 miles (11 km) to the south of the Scottish capital city Edinburgh. It is situated approximately 12 miles (20 km) from Edinburgh Airport.
Post townROSLIN
Administrative CountyMidlothian
Traditional CountyMidlothian
OS GridNT2763
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code0131

Other names by which Roslin, Midlothian has been known in the past


Roslin, Midlothian in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Roslin, ry. sta., Edinburghshire; P.O., T.O. See ROSLYN.

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