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Legerwood, Scottish Borders

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Legerwood, Scottish Borders

Legerwood is a village by the Eden Water, in the Scottish Borders area of Scotland, near Lauder, near the Southern Upland Way. Legerwood Kirk is outside the village and has been present there since at least 1127. Places nearby include Gordon, Greenlaw, Kelso, Melrose, Westruther, Earlston.
Administrative CountyScottish Borders
Traditional CountyBerwickshire
OS GridNT5843
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

Legerwood, Scottish Borders in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Legerwood, par. and hamlet, Berwickshire, 8789 ac., pop. 549; the hamlet is 3½ miles NE. of Earlston; the church is old.

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