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Bedrule, Scottish Borders

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Bedrule, Scottish Borders

Bedrule is a village in the Scottish Borders area of Scotland, by the Rule Water which gave the village its name. Other local place-names based on the river include Hallrule, Abbotrule, Ruletownhead and Spittal-on-Rule. Larger settlements include Bonchester Bridge and Denholm, as well as Hawick and Jedburgh. Bedrule lies on the path of the Borders Abbeys Way, a long-distance trail.
Administrative CountyScottish Borders
Traditional CountyRoxburghshire
OS GridNT6018
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

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

Bedrule, par. and hamlet, with remains of the old castle of the Turnbulls, 4 miles SW. of Jedburgh, mid. Roxburghshire, 13,917 ac., pop. 269.

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