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Easthouses, Midlothian

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Easthouses, Midlothian

Easthouses is a town in Midlothian, Scotland, lying just outside Dalkeith. It forms the northern extension of the settlement of Mayfield, with which it is closely associated. Primarily based on public housing, Easthouses developed in the 1920s to accommodate miners for the nearby Easthouses Colliery, many of whom relocated from the west of Scotland. The settlement was significantly extended in the 1950s.
Administrative CountyMidlothian
Traditional CountyMidlothian
OS GridNT3465
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

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